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5 days ago

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On International Day for Disaster Reduction 2018, Friendship took part in a joint exhibition where the government along with development partners, civil society organizations, academic institutions and other NGOs, who are working together to reduce communities exposure to disaster risks and showcased different Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) practices and approaches.

Honorable Minister of the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief (MoDM&R) Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya inaugurated the ceremony as the Chief Guest and Dhirendra Debnath Shambu, MP, Chairman of Parliamentary Standing Committee of Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief was Special Guest. The event was chaired by Md. Shah Kamal, Honorable Secretary, MoDM&R.

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On International Day for Disaster Reduction 2018, Friendship took part in a joint exhibition where the government along with development partners, civil society organizations, academic institutions and other NGOs, who are working together to reduce communities exposure to disaster risks and showcased different Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) practices and approaches.

Honorable Minister of the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief (MoDM&R) Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya inaugurated the ceremony as the Chief Guest and Dhirendra Debnath Shambu, MP, Chairman of Parliamentary Standing Committee of Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief was Special Guest. The event was chaired by Md. Shah Kamal, Honorable Secretary, MoDM&R.

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6 days ago

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2 new Health Clinics have been set up to help Rohingya and local people in Cox's Bazar to stay healthy. In Camp 5 and Camp 6, the clinics have started providing essential health services since last month.

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2 new Health Clinics have been set up to help Rohingya and local people in Coxs Bazar to stay healthy. In Camp 5 and Camp 6, the clinics have started providing essential health services since last month.

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1 week ago

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An estimated 34 million people are victims of the HIV virus worldwide. Since identified in 1984, more than 35 million people have died from HIV or AIDS. "In Bangladesh, the theme for the government for the 298 observances is Saving Lives through Leadership and Partnership,” said Sebastin Rema, Deputy Commissioner, Gaibandha, while addressing as the Chief Guest at the meeting and really in observance of World AIDS Day 2018, held at the Civil Surgeon Office at Kurigram. Friendship took part on this occasion along with other partner-NGOs to disseminate the message and spread awareness. This year's theme is “Know Your Status”.

Many other pertinent topics were discussed, such as children living in a world with AIDS, discrimination, universal access and human rights, HIV prevention, shared rights and responsibilities, epidemiology of AIDS, etc.

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An estimated 34 million people are victims of the HIV virus worldwide. Since identified in 1984, more than 35 million people have died from HIV or AIDS. In Bangladesh, the theme for the government for the 298 observances is Saving Lives through Leadership and Partnership,” said Sebastin Rema, Deputy Commissioner, Gaibandha, while addressing as the Chief Guest at the meeting and really in observance of World AIDS Day 2018, held at the Civil Surgeon Office at Kurigram. Friendship took part on this occasion along with other partner-NGOs to disseminate the message and spread awareness. This years theme is “Know Your Status”.

Many other pertinent topics were discussed, such as children living in a world with AIDS, discrimination, universal access and human rights, HIV prevention, shared rights and responsibilities, epidemiology of AIDS, etc. 

#news #homepage #inclusivecitizenship #worldaidsday #aids #HIV

1 week ago

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The innovative design of Friendship Cyclone Shelter will be exhibited at The AEDES Architecture Forum, the world-renown independent institution and exhibition space in Berlin, from January 26 to March 7 2019.

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The innovative design of Friendship Cyclone Shelter will be exhibited at The AEDES Architecture Forum, the world-renown independent institution and exhibition space in Berlin, from January 26 to March 7 2019.

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1 week ago

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Friendship Centre in Gaibandha was one of over sixty projects exhibited at the Bengal Stream, the first exhibition in France to focus on the architectural scene in Bangladesh, demonstrating the extraordinary vibrant architectures in the country.

The event was organized under arc en rêve centre d'architecture's East-West / North-South programme designed in 2004 to present essential purpose of architecture, giving people places to live, and placed creativity at the heart of the major issues facing societies as they turn towards the future.

The Friendship Centre, the winner of Aga Khan Award for Architecture, is a training facility, created to train staff of Friendship working with people inhabiting nearby chars, or riverine islands of Bangladesh.

Friendship's raised plinths and boat building projects are also being exhibited at the event.

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Friendship Centre in Gaibandha was one of over sixty projects exhibited at the Bengal Stream, the first exhibition in France to focus on the architectural scene in Bangladesh, demonstrating the extraordinary vibrant architectures in the country.

The event was organized under arc en rêve centre darchitectures East-West / North-South programme designed in 2004 to present essential purpose of architecture, giving people places to live, and placed creativity at the heart of the major issues facing societies as they turn towards the future.

The Friendship Centre, the winner of Aga Khan Award for Architecture, is a training facility, created to train staff of Friendship working with people inhabiting nearby chars, or riverine islands of Bangladesh.

Friendships raised plinths and boat building projects are also being exhibited at the event.

#news #homepage #FriendshipCentre #architecture Aga Khan Development Network #Bangladesh #France

1 week ago

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28 people, including 14 women, from Voghdanga Union, Kurigram Sadar Upazila took part in a day-long integrated training program. With a view to developing community-level training facilitators from the community, people who attended will subsequently conduct similar training for their communities in their respective wards, thus to ensure the sustainability of the project activities.

This is the first integrated training for the community people where five sectors of Friendship (Health, Education, Inclusive citizenship, Sustainable Economic Development and Climate Change Adaptation & Disaster Management sector) have conducted different sessions of the training.

Health: First aid, health care and Nutrition
IC: Good Governance and legal aid support
SED: Climate resilience cultivation and farming
Education: Education in Emergency and Adult Learning
CCADM: Local Resource Mobilization and Climate Change Adaptation

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28 people, including 14 women, from Voghdanga Union, Kurigram Sadar Upazila took part in a day-long integrated training program. With a view to developing community-level training facilitators from the community, people who attended will subsequently conduct similar training for their communities in their respective wards, thus to ensure the sustainability of the project activities. 

This is the first integrated training for the community people where five sectors of Friendship (Health, Education, Inclusive citizenship, Sustainable Economic Development and Climate Change Adaptation & Disaster Management sector) have conducted different sessions of the training. 

Health: First aid, health care and Nutrition
IC: Good Governance and legal aid support
SED: Climate resilience cultivation and farming
Education: Education in Emergency and Adult Learning
CCADM:  Local Resource Mobilization and Climate Change Adaptation

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2 weeks ago

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Friendship has recently become a member of Campaign for Popular Education (CAMPE), which is a policy networking lead alliance.

This membership will facilitate access to national policy advocacy on education platform as well as support from CAMPE in technical assistance in adult literacy program, along with primers and reading materials.

Friendship will subsequently be attending different seminars, workshops etc. organized by CAMPE. This will all work together to contribute positively towards the National Education Policy 2010.

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Friendship has recently become a member of Campaign for Popular Education (CAMPE), which is a policy networking lead alliance. 

This membership will facilitate access to national policy advocacy on education platform as well as support from CAMPE in technical assistance in adult literacy program, along with primers and reading materials. 

Friendship will subsequently be attending different seminars, workshops etc. organized by CAMPE. This will all work together to contribute positively towards the National Education Policy 2010.

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2 weeks ago

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ISD Service Market is a monthly event running from October to May. Organizations with a strong record of community impact to sell high-quality goods are invited to participate at this fair.

Friendship’s Cultural Preservation sector had a presentation, including live traditional boat model construction on the 11th of November.

Through this initiative, ISD aims to build awareness about important issues, promote responsible consumption and support ISD Service Market partners’ missions.

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ISD Service Market is a monthly event running from October to May. Organizations with a strong record of community impact to sell high-quality goods are invited to participate at this fair. 

Friendship’s Cultural Preservation sector had a presentation, including live traditional boat model construction on the 11th of November. 

Through this initiative, ISD aims to build awareness about important issues, promote responsible consumption and support ISD Service Market partners’ missions.

#news #homepage

2 weeks ago

Friendship

"Every person has the right to a dignified life. A dignified life fulfills a person's possible aspirations and potential. Having a freedom to decide on a person's own life and honoring this right with respect is dignity. Our own dignity depends on dignifying others and giving dignity to others."

This was the message that was unanimously agreed on by the panelists at the Global Dignity Day celebration, initiated by Friendship's Inclusive Citizenship sector and observed at Kanchipara Saidpur Government Primary School ground in Fulchhari upazila on Thursday. 30 students also participated in an art competition and were given awards for the best work.

Fulchhari Upazila Education Officer Kofil Uddin was present as the chief guest, along with Emdadul Haque, Regional Manager, Anwarul Islam, Regional Manager, Rezwanul Haque Assistant Regional Manager and Senior Supervisor Ahsan Habib. The meeting was featured on local news publications.

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Every person has the right to a dignified life. A dignified life fulfills a persons possible aspirations and potential. Having a freedom to decide on a persons own life and honoring this right with respect is dignity. Our own dignity depends on dignifying others and giving dignity to others. 

This was the message that was unanimously agreed on by the panelists at the Global Dignity Day celebration, initiated by Friendships Inclusive Citizenship sector and observed at Kanchipara Saidpur Government Primary School ground in Fulchhari upazila on Thursday. 30 students also participated in an art competition and were given awards for the best work.

Fulchhari Upazila Education Officer Kofil Uddin was present as the chief guest, along with Emdadul Haque, Regional Manager, Anwarul Islam, Regional Manager, Rezwanul Haque Assistant Regional Manager and Senior Supervisor Ahsan Habib. The meeting was featured on local news publications.

#news #homepage #inclusivecitizenship

2 weeks ago

Friendship

Today is #GivingTuesday. This day gives an opportunity to people around the world to harness the generosity of giving by bringing about real change in human lives. We at Friendship have partnered with GlobalGiving.org to get matching funds over next 24-hour period on #GivingTuesday to support our education program for the marginalized people impacting thousands of lives through our 79 primary schools, 7 ICT-aided secondary schools and 74 adult learning centres in hard-to-reach areas of Bangladesh. Donate: goto.gg/35778 ... See moreSee less

Today is #GivingTuesday. This day gives an opportunity to people around the world to harness the generosity of giving by bringing about real change in human lives. We at Friendship have partnered with GlobalGiving.org to get matching funds over next 24-hour period on #GivingTuesday to support our education program for the marginalized people impacting thousands of lives through our 79 primary schools, 7 ICT-aided secondary schools and 74 adult learning centres in hard-to-reach areas of Bangladesh. Donate: http://goto.gg/35778
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