UBINIG is a research group for development alternatives, based in Dhaka, Bangladesh, started Chita in 1993.UBINIG is the abbreviation of its Bengali name Unnayan Bikalper Nitinirdharoni Gobeshona. In English it means Policy Research for Development Alternatives. It is essentially a policy advocacy and research organisation. The researches are mainly on education, health, ecology and handloom. At the same time, it implements the ideas which come out of its researches works in the form of various programmes and projects. The implementations are elements of the living interaction with the community. As a result they strengthen the empirical foundation of the investigation and analysis.