Speakers at a dialogue on Monday (1 July 2013) called for taking necessary steps to improve healthcare facilities for char and coastal people. more>>
Bangladesh Nari Progati Sangha (BNPS) organised a press conference on the unparliamentarily behaviour of the law-makers and trend in women's politics at Dhaka Reporters Unity on 27 June 2013
A seminar titled as ‘Post Budget Seminar on National Budget 2013-14: Expectation of Women & Reality’ held at the Muktijudda Jadughar, Dhaka on 18 June 2013. Bangladesh Nari Progati Sanga (BNPS) organized the session with the support of USAID, UKaid and The Asia Foundation.
A memorandum has been submitted to the Chief Election Commissioner demanding a fair free election environment for women and minority group. Ms. Shaymoli Nasreen Chowdhury, Chairperson of Bangladesh Nari Progati Sangha, Ms. Rokeya Kabir, Executive Director of Bangladesh Nari Progati Sangha, Prof Dr. Naseem Akhter Hussain, Jahangir Nagar University, Mr. Kajal Debnath, presidium member of Bangladesh Hindu Bouddha Christian Oikya Parishad Mr. Numan Ahmed Khan, Executive Director of IED and others met the Election Commissioner during the submission.
Women activists, ethnic and religious minority leaders and rights activists expressed deep concern on fear-free environment for women and minorities in next general election. more>>
Md. Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru, Hon'ableMember of Parliament (Netrokona-2), had delivered his speech in a round table discussion on 'Intervention needed to establish Peoples' Access in Natural Resources of Haor area' held on March 24, 2013 at Press Club VIP Lounge, Dhaka. Bangladesh Nari Progati Sanga (BNPS) organized the session with the support of Oxfam GB.
Dialogue on Budget Accountability in Social Safety net Sector held on March 13, 2013 at BNPS Conference Room, Dhaka. Organizer of this dialogue was Civil Society United for Budget Accountability in Bangladesh (CUBA'B).
Ms Rokeya Kabir, Executive Director, BNPS and Chairperson of ADAB (Association of Development Agencies in Bangladesh) has been selected as Member of UN Women Asia Pacific Regional Civil Society Advisory Group. We, the BNPS family, express our heartiest congratulation to her on this achievement.