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EEP/Shiree Closing Conference held

EEP/Shiree Closing Conference held
September 26, 2016 No Comments »

The EEP/Shiree Closing Conference was held on 25 September 2016 at the Lohori Conference Hall of the Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel, Dhaka Bangladesh. Md. Mashiur Rahman Ranga MP, Honourable State Minister, Ministry of LGRD and Cooperatives was the Chief ... Read More »

DFID Minister Meets EEP/SHIREE Lady Beneficiaries

DFID Minister Meets EEP/SHIREE Lady Beneficiaries
August 29, 2016 No Comments »

In a packed programme on his August visit to Bangladesh, DFID Minister of State, Rory Stewart, MP, found time to meet Lady Beneficiaries from the EEP/Shiree Programme. The Lady Beneficiaries told Minister Stewart about the hardships of enduring extreme poverty ... Read More »

Bangladesh project wins prestigious British award

Bangladesh project wins prestigious British award
May 4, 2016 No Comments »

A Bangladesh development initiative, the Economic Empowerment of the Poorest project – widely known as EEP/Shiree – won a prestigious award for Outstanding International Leadership at the Annual Gala of British Expertise International in London on 11 April 2016. British ... Read More »

EEP/Shiree supported BIDS Critical Conversations, 2016

EEP/Shiree supported BIDS Critical Conversations, 2016
April 27, 2016 No Comments »

The Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS) arranged an important conference, the BIDS Critical Conversations, 2016 “The Bangladesh Journey”, supported by the UK Aid Department for International Development (DFID) and EEP/Shiree. Held in Dhaka on 23-24 April 2016 at the ... Read More »

Lawmakers’ Meeting on 7th Five Year Plan and Extreme Poverty Free Bangladesh

Lawmakers’ Meeting on 7th Five Year Plan and Extreme Poverty Free Bangladesh
February 16, 2016 No Comments »

A Parliamentarians Round-table Session on “7th Five Year Plan and Extreme Poverty Free Bangladesh” held on 16 February 2016 was organised by EEP/Shiree in cooperation with Unnayan Shamannay. The objective of the event was to further sensitize the Honorable Parliamentarians ... Read More »

EEP/Shiree participated in the 5th National Knowledge Convention

EEP/Shiree participated in the 5th National Knowledge Convention
January 20, 2016 No Comments »

Dr. S M Zulfiqar Ali, Head of Research and Advocacy, EEP/Shiree participated as the Discussant in the 5th National Knowledge Convention on “Poverty and Development: Realities of the Grassroots” on 20 January 2016. The convention was led by 7 NGOs including Action ... Read More »

Extreme Poverty in 7th Five Year Plan

Extreme Poverty in 7th Five Year Plan
January 1, 2016 No Comments »

Over the past few decades, Bangladesh has made remarkable progress in raising incomes, reducing poverty and improving social indicators. The economy faced numerous challenges on various fronts: the global economic downturn of 2008-09 and a series of natural disasters to ... Read More »

Regional level Experience Sharing Workshop of CARE

Regional level Experience Sharing Workshop of CARE
December 23, 2015 No Comments »

A Regional level experience sharing workshop was organised by the SETU project of CARE Bangladesh  funded by EEP/Shiree on 22 December 2015 at Rangpur. The Divisional Commissioner of Rangpur Mr. Muhammad Dilwar Bakht has graced the closing workshop as the Chief ... Read More »

Project Closing Workshop of Shushilan

Project Closing Workshop of Shushilan
December 15, 2015 No Comments »

EEP/Shiree’s PNGO, Shushilan, organised a Project Closing Workshop of the Managing Natural Resources (MaNaR) by the Coastal Community Project on 15 December 2015. The project started in July 2013 and ended in December 2015. Mr. Abdus Samad, Divisional Commissioner, Khulna has ... Read More »

PAB’s Consultative Workshop for the dissemination of pumpkin cultivation technology on sandbar

PAB’s Consultative Workshop for the dissemination of pumpkin cultivation technology on sandbar
December 7, 2015 No Comments »

PAB organised a Consultative Workshop for the dissemination of pumpkin cultivation technology on sandbar held at the Conference Room, Director General, Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), Khamarbari, Farmgate, Dhaka on 7th December 2015. The purpose of the workshop was to ... Read More »