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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 »

CMS3 Brief 2016 published

CMS3 Brief 2016 published
September 1, 2016 No Comments »

The Final Panel Survey indicates extreme poor socio-economic status improvements continue 3 years after IGA interventions end. Extreme poor households continue to be better off with EEP/Shiree support. They are financially more secure, have increased assets, better health, living conditions, ... 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 »

EEP/Shiree Scores A+ in DFID’s 2015 Annual Review

EEP/Shiree Scores A+ in DFID’s 2015 Annual Review
March 22, 2016 No Comments »

Following its rigourous Annual Review process, DFID had awarded EEP/Shiree a score of A+ to for its work in 2015. The combined teams of EEP/Shiree staff, working in harmony with our partner NGOs, exceeded the already challenging expectations set for ... 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 »

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 Advocacy Workshop in Dhaka

Regional Advocacy Workshop in Dhaka
November 9, 2015 No Comments »

A Seminar on “Eradicating Urban Extreme Poverty from Bangladesh: Consultation and commitment to Action” was organised by EEP/Shiree in cooperation with Unnayan Shamannay on 9 November 2015. This seminar was the last of the six seminars organised across Bangladesh to ... Read More »

Oxfam CBOs Convention

Oxfam CBOs Convention
November 4, 2015 No Comments »

With a view to raise collective voice in favour of the demand of equal participation in development for all people specially who are living in remote areas of Bangladesh a two days long National Convention on Community Based Organization was ... Read More »