District inception workshop at GaibandhaPosted on 26 Nov, 2019
Gaibandha district inception workshop of Strengthening Women’s Ability for Productive New Opportunities (SWAPNO) project was held in the conference room of deputy commissioner (DC) on 25th November 2019. DC, Gaibandha Mr. Abdul Matin presided over the inaugural function.
National Project Director-SWAPNO and also Additional Secretary of Local Government Division under the Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Mohammad Emdad Ullah Mian addressed the function as chief guest. Deputy Secretary of Local Government Division of the ministry Shamsul Alam was present and addressed it as a resource person.
Moderated by Deputy Director of LGS of DC office and also Deputy Secretary Rokhsana Begum, the workshop was also addressed, among others, by District Fisheries Officer Abdud Dayan Dulu, Deputy Director of Women Affairs Department Nargis Jahan, Fulchhari Upazila Chairman GM Selim Parvez, Fulchhari UNO Abu Raihan Dolon, and Shaghata UNO Mohiuddin Jahangir. Among others, Vice-Chairman of Shaghata Upazila Parishad Shahidul Islam, Bharatkhali UP Chairman Shamsul Azad Shital, Kanchipara UP Chairman Liton Miah, Coordinator of SKS Foundation Ashraf Ali and Journalist Sarker M. Shahiduzzaman took part in the open discussion session of the meeting.