A day-long campaign and workshop titled “CSO-NGO Sector with Self-esteem: Campaign on Grand Bargain and Localization” was held in the Begum Rokeya Auditorium of RDRS in Rangpur on 22 September 2018. In the workshop, NGOs from eight districts of the Rangpur division, the representatives of the INGO, representatives of the donor organization, environmental organizations, journalists, government officials participated. The introductory segment was conducted by Mustafa Kamal Akanda, Assistant Director of the COAST Trust, while the workshop was conducted by Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, Executive Director of the COAST Trust.
NGO Bureau Director General (Additional Secretary) KM Abdus Salam was present as the chief guest at the program. The inaugural session was also attended by Former Director of RDRS Manjushree Saha, President of Metropolitan Chamber and Commerce Rapur Mohammad Rezulul Islam Milon, Local Government Deputy Director Md. Ashraful Islam, Oxfam’s Shamnaz Ahmed, RDRS director Humayun Khaled and director of ADB AKM Jasimuddin. The day’s session begins with national anthem. Then the Executive Director of the Coast Trust Rezaul Islam Chowdhury described the day’s program. [Click here details report_English] [Seminar Video]