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Initiative for minority students seeking university admission

Initiative for minority students seeking university admission

The political economic condition and geographic location of Chittagong Hill Tracts made it difficult for high school graduates to prepare for higher education. Facilities available in urban centres for young students seeking university admission are missing in the remotes areas of CHT. In this context, Bangladesh Marma Students Council organised a seminar to help students to prepare better for university […]

May 27, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
A timely quota reformation discussion

A timely quota reformation discussion

General students of Bangladesh have demonstrated their unity on the civil service quota reformation issue. However large the movement was, they apparently lacked intellectual backup and a constructive suggestion plan about how the government might reform the existing system. In light of that, Student’s Federation of Bangladesh organised an open discussion to sketch out a rough plan for the quota […]

May 13, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Save the Nature-2018

Save the Nature-2018

On the face of rampaging urbanisation, humans are becoming desolated from nature, and creating reasons which seriously harm the nature. It has come to the younger generation to take care of their surroundings now. In order to create awareness among the young generation about the importance of nature and ways of preservation, Nature Conservation Initiative has organised a festival titled […]

May 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
An initiative to teach Marma language

An initiative to teach Marma language

Throughout history, ideas or languages of the powerful dominated over those in the margin. In light of this domination, scholars and activists often talk about linguistic genocide. In the context of Bangladesh, there are languages in Bangladesh that are under some threat. Recently, a group of Marma youths has initiated an informal language programme to teach Marma alphabets to young […]

April 8, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Procheshta food bank

Procheshta food bank

When the wealthy majority is wasting food, a young group has taken a food bank initiative —Prochestha Food Bank. They collect surplus food from any event and distribute it among those who are starving. Habiba Khanam writes about the initiative.   Food waste is one of the core problems the world is facing at present, a rather undesired and avoidable […]

April 1, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
A pathway to social welfare

A pathway to social welfare

A group of students from University of Asia Pacific has taken an imitative to provide pre-school basic education to slum children, Bachchu Shekh writes about the initiative. In the afternoon, when most students leave the campus, some students return to classrooms instead, but they are here to teach now. When these student-teachers enter the classroom, their students, who are from […]

March 4, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Satchel full of books

Satchel full of books

What’s the purpose of reading books anyway, unless it is a BCS guide and manages your bread and butter? I think almost everyone, at least once in life, has heard that books out of curriculum spoil you killing your valuable study hours! Today we are going to hear about two initiatives where book is used as a weapon to do the exact […]

February 25, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
NMST : a science education institution

NMST : a science education institution

National Museum of Science and Technology has some interesting things going on in their Dhaka premises. Their activities are primarily youth oriented. Riasat Raihan pays a visit there and shares his experience with us. National Museum Of Science and Technology-NMST serves as Bangladesh’s only science museum and organises science education activities in both junior and high school levels. It was […]

January 14, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
A day with BD K-Family…!

A day with BD K-Family…!

Tina Zahan, co-founder of BD K- Family writes about her initiative of spreading Korean culture in Bangladesh.   Like last year, BD K-Family — the first and only Korean culture community of Bangladesh, has successfully organised ‘BD Korean Festival 2017’, which has been bigger and better than ever with more than five thousand visitors. The festival was held on October […]

October 29, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Voiceless Bangladeshi..!!

Voiceless Bangladeshi..!!

Riasat Raihan writes about a youth-led street art initiative that brings communities together.   Being socially aware means that you understand how you react to different social situations, and effectively modify your interactions with other people so that you achieve the best results. As per today’s time, it has become very important to become socially aware about every situation. Situations like domestic […]

October 2, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative