- 8th CEDAW Shadow Report to the UN CEDAW Committee
- Bangladesh CEDAW Alternative Report 2016
- Happy New Year 2017
- Munsigonj District conference
- 10th Sylhet District Conference
- Memorial Meeting for observance of 17th death anniversary of Poet Sufia Kamal
- Press Conference in observance of “International Fortnight to Resist Violence Against Women and Girl” World Human Rights Day, 2016
- Training on Raising Awareness and Leadership skill development of Local Government Elected Women Representatives.
- 5th Jamalpur District Conference-2016
- Certificate course closing-2016 ceremony completed successfully
“Gender, Women Empowerment and Development.” Certificate Course ‘2014
Bangladesh Mahila Parishad, at the initiative of the Training, Research and Library Sub-Committee, has introduced three month certificate course yearly titled “Gender, Women Empowerment and Development”. In this year fourth course was held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium central office of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad from 22 August 2014-20 December 2014.
The course was participated by 26 students from different sector of the society which includes NGO workers, social activists, professionals, Govt. Officer, Student and staff of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad etc.
The curriculum of the certificate course contains 30 topics under eight modules covering wide range of subjects. Apart from theoretical classes, group work, panel discussions were included in the course curriculum. A field visit to Savar designed as a part of practical course.
The opening ceremony of the certificate course is inaugurated by Ayesha Khanam, Chair, Bangladesh Mahila Parishad. After the course completion certificate award ceremony was held at the Sufia Kamal Auditorium at 4:00 pm on 20 December 2014 followed by certificate giving among the participants.
Prominent sculptor and freedom figther Ferdousi Priyovashini was the Chief Guest of the ceremony, which was presided over by Ayesha Khanam, Chair, Bangladesh Mahila Parishad. Dr. Maleka Banu, General Secretary, Mahila Parishad and Ms Shima Moslem, Joint General Secretary and the Course Director, Secretary of Training, Research and Library Rina Ahmed also addressed in the meeting .
Ayesha Khanam, Chair, Mahila Parishad, said Bangladesh Mahila parishad has its multi-dimensional activities; certificate course is one of these. The main objective of certificate course is to increase the awareness within both male and female members of the society. She also mentioned that suggestion by the participant will help to enrich the course.
Pinki Majumdar, Sharifa Yasmin, Nazma Ara Begum Popy briefly expressed their views on the course on behalf of the participant. They said, this certificate course is the combination of all theoretical and practical theory of gender issue which increases their knowledge and consciousness about gender, women’s right & development. It is very helpful to develop personal, professional career and social networking. They suggested Course duration should be extended to 6 months and if possible reading materials may be provided in brail system for blind students.
The event was conducted by Shahzadi Shamima Afzaly, and the certificate ceremony conducted by Saleha Banu and Afroja Arman member of Training Research & Library sub-committee.
69 person including journalists, Central committee members and officials of BMP attended the programme of certificate distribution of the course. Chief Guest Ferdousi Priyovashini distributed certificates among the participants. Ayesha Khanam presented the participants with books and flower bouquets.