On equity and legal fairness -#StandingbehindHelenaJahangir

This is my personal view only and in no way connected to any organization and community with which I work. In the recent case against Helena Jahangir I want to speak my mind. I am standing behind her. Why? I am #supportingHelenaJahangir. People can make mistakes, but one cannot punish someone for mistakes which is… Continue reading On equity and legal fairness -#StandingbehindHelenaJahangir

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‘Bangabandhu Chair’, another step to nurture the cultural commonalities between India and Bangladesh by means of academic institutions.

Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and University Of Delhi have created a new epoch in the history of shared cultural collaboration by establishing‘Bangabandhu Chair’.  This is the outcome of one of the understandings reached during Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s State Visit to Bangladesh in March 2021. Bangabandhu Chair will focus on better… Continue reading ‘Bangabandhu Chair’, another step to nurture the cultural commonalities between India and Bangladesh by means of academic institutions.

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‘The Grand Daughter Project’

Shaheen Chishti, A descendant of the revered Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, the London based writer has always been a strong advocate for women’s rights. This widely respected world peace advocate has just released his debut novel The Grand- daughter Project which touches on a wide range of themes including gender inequality, racial oppression, war-time… Continue reading ‘The Grand Daughter Project’

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Daffodil Group CEO Mohammad Nuruzzaman elected 1st Vice President of Asia Startup Committee of World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF)

Mohammad Nuruzzaman, Group CEO of Daffodil Family, has recently been elected as the 1st Vice President of Asia Startup Committee of the World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF). He was also appointed as Senator of World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF) last year. He will represent Bangladesh in the grand assembly of WBAF scheduled to… Continue reading Daffodil Group CEO Mohammad Nuruzzaman elected 1st Vice President of Asia Startup Committee of World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF)

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The iDEA of the ICT Division is providing BDT 43 crore to Startup Bangladesh Ltd. for the development of seed and growth-stage startups

The Innovation Design and Entrepreneurship Academy (iDEA) Project under the ICT Division of Bangladesh has been working since 2016 to create a startup ecosystem in Bangladesh by encouraging new innovative ideas of startups. With the able guidance of the Honorable Prime Minister’s ICT Affairs Honorable Adviser Mr. Sajeeb Wazed and the able leadership of the… Continue reading The iDEA of the ICT Division is providing BDT 43 crore to Startup Bangladesh Ltd. for the development of seed and growth-stage startups

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Young Entrepreneurs & Innovators are the lead of building Digital Bangladesh : Palak

In honor of the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the iDEA Project of Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) under the ICT Division of Bangladesh introduced the BANGABANDHU INNOVATION GRANT – BIG 2021. The prime goal of this initiative is to create a startup ecosystem and inspire youth by nourishing… Continue reading Young Entrepreneurs & Innovators are the lead of building Digital Bangladesh : Palak

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Bangladesh Infographic Entry Wins 2021 Global Media Competition Prize

PROGGA (Knowledge for Progress) congratulates the winners of the 2021 Global Media Competition (GMC): “Lies & Cover-Ups: Time to Make Tobacco Pay,” announced yesterday by the Global Center for Good Governance in Tobacco Control (GGTC), a partner of STOP, a global tobacco industry watchdog. Twelve global winners were selected from more than 700 entries from… Continue reading Bangladesh Infographic Entry Wins 2021 Global Media Competition Prize

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World No Tobacco Day 2021: Factsheet

Tobacco is the only legal and highly accessible consumer product that kills up to half of its users when used exactly as intended by the manufacturer. However, tobacco’s trail of destruction goes beyond mere consumption. Each stage of tobacco cultivation, processing and marketing causes far-reaching damage to public health, environment and society at large. Based… Continue reading World No Tobacco Day 2021: Factsheet

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Thinking FORWARD about Bangladesh, its global economics and sustainability

Dear All, This post may be of help to all and is particularly geared towards the advancement of Bangladesh. This positional statement explains the needs to be fulfilled for the country like Bangladesh as early as possible. Therefore, the Government of Bangladesh may plan the following. Bangladesh needs to think FORWARD. This is the view… Continue reading Thinking FORWARD about Bangladesh, its global economics and sustainability

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