Who we are?

Delta Research Initiative (DRI) is a Research and Consultancy company based in Khulna, Bangladesh. The core focus of DRI is to work on diverse issues related to water-climate-food nexus in the delta areas. DRI aims to conduct research, consultancy and training services for government and non-government organizations related to water-climate-food nexus in the delta areas. Financing the activities of the organization is targeted based on grants/subsidies/tenders from national as well as international funding agencies.

We are committed to conduct research, provide consultancy and training on following thematic areas:

Theme: Food Security and Livelihood

  • Food Security and Safety 

  • Livelihood Development

  • Circular Economy

  • Sustainable Fishery and Forestry

Theme: Climate Change Adaptation

  • Spatial Planning

  • Nature Based Solutions

  • Climate Change Adaptation

  • Hydro-climatic information services

Theme: Water and Environment

  • Water Reuse

  • Integrated Water Resources Management

  • Renewable Energy

  • Impact and Risk Assessment

Explanation of our logo

The preliminary idea for the logo was conceived by Kamonashish Haldar which was finally designed idea by Ar. Nahyan.  Our motto is “Research for Sustainable Development” and we firmly believe that knowledge can foster sustainable development in this region. In the logo, the blue area represents the riverine nature in the delta areas around the world, the green area represents the agricultural fields in the delta region and the orange color represents the built-up area. Harmony between the agricultural and built-up area in the delta region is represented in the art form through our logo.