CCNF anniversary: Meeting with GB localization team in Cox’sBazar.
10th September 2017, Coxsbazar. Today after a day long visit in Rohingya camp along with CCNF leaders, Grand Bargain global Localization team meet with a dinner meeting in COAST Coxsbazar Management and Training Center. Fortunately September 2018 is also the first anniversary of the CCNF. CCNF Co Chair Mr. Abu Morshed Chowdhury have presented a set of slides on above issues, including brief descriptions of last 12 months CCNF advocacy activity. Mr Kalam Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commissioner and Mr Jagan IFRC Under Secretary General was present on the occasion along with other GB localization team members where includes Ms Anita from Oxfam and Mr Michel Musslemenn from Christian Aid was there along with local NGOs leaders including CCNF Co Chair Mr Arifur Rahman and Mr Rezaul Karim Chowdhury. For key recommendations please download the slide and please look at the slides 13 to 16.
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[Bangla Newsletter] [English Newsletter]
Report: Report on International Workshop to understand the Social, Economic, Ecological Political Dimensions of Blue Economy in South and South-East Asia.
Duration: 27-29 August, 2018
Place: Hotel Crest Wood, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Participant: Sanat K. Bhowmik
Sneha (Social Need Education and Human Awareness, www.snehangt.org) based in Tamilnadu, India working with the small-scale fishers organized the event during 27-29, August, 2018, in Kolkata, India. COAST-Bangladesh, ICSF-India, EQUATION-India, DISHA-India, NAFSO-Sri Lanka, WFFP, Public Finance and Public Accountability Collective-India, National Association for Fisher-Folk-Thailand participated in the workshop. The objectives of the workshop are to i) clarify the definition of the blue economy as per World Bank, ii) a study to document the implications of ‘Blue Economy’ supported by nation state, international bodies and armed with an array of technocrats, economists and experts. [Click here full report]
Public Dialogue on Dignity for Forcibly Displaced Mayanmar Nationals (FDMN) : Whole of Society Approach
Date: 19th Aug 3.30 to 4.30 pm
Place: Cox’s Bazar DC Conference Room
Press Conference on World Humanitarian Day 2018: Road Map on Localization in Humanitarian and Development Work System of Compensation in Accidents for Local Partner Workers.
Date: 19 August, 11.00 am to 12.00 pm
Place: VIP Lounge, National Press Club, Dhaka
Related Paper: (1) World Humanitarian Day 2018 Position Paper [Bangla] [English]
(2) 18 Expectations and Demands from Bangladeshi NGOs [Bangla] [English]
(3) 10 Point Demand Towards a Sustainable Approach [Bangla] [English]
(4) Presentation on whole-of-society [Download]