• Sunday, Nov 28, 2021
  • Last Update : 01:48 am

Joy Bangla Youth Award announces 50 finalists

  • Published at 06:28 pm October 27th, 2018
Jpy Bangla Youth Award
Speakers discuss at a session titled “Let’s Talk” at the two-day Joy Bangla Youth Award ceremony held at Sheikh Hasina National Youth Development Institute in Savar on SaturdayRajib Dhar/ Dhaka Tribune

Young Bangla is hosting the event for the third time


As many as 50 organizations and platforms under 10 categories have been selected for this year’s Joy Bangla Youth Award.

The selection was made on the first day of the two-day Joy Bangla Youth Award ceremony on Saturday.  

Young Bangla, the youth platform of non-profit organization Centre for Research and Information (CRI), which is hosting  the event for the third time, handed over certificates to the organizations selected for the award at Sheikh Hasina National Youth Development Institute in Savar, on the outskirts of Dhaka.

A discussion called “Career Talk” was held in the opening session, where 200 people, including 60 winners of the previous two editions attended. Later in the day, Young Bangla organized a similar event styled “Let’s Talk”, in which the topic --Tarunner Joy Bangla (Joy Bangla of the Youth)-- was discussed.

The second day will begin with a session on women’s rights and safety. The two-hour session dubbed ‘#BeBrave’ will be presided over by Dhaka University gender studies Associate Professor Sheikh Imtiaz.

Later, the name of the top 30 organizations will be announced.

Prime minister’s ICT Adviser and CRI Chairperson Sajeeb Wazed Joy will confer the award upon the top 10 among the 30 winners.

The application window for the award opened on August 21 and continued until September 30.

Throughout the three-month long process of the award, Young Bangla received 2,500 applications submitted by different youth-led organizations from across the country. During the selection process, the organizations’ contributions, social acceptability and scope of work have been taken into account.

The annual event aims to facilitate, showcase and recognize the Bangladeshi young change-makers and promising innovators.

Dhaka Tribune is one of the media partners of the award. 

The two previous editions were held in 2017 and 2015.

The shortlisted 50 finalists are: Akota Unnoyon Shongothon, Jhenaidah; All for One Foundation, Dhaka; Anushilon Mojar School, Khulna; BD Assistant, Rangpur; Bayanno, Chattogram; Bridge Foundation, Dhaka; Brihonnola, Dhaka; Call for Blood, Dhaka; Digital Center, Madaripur; Durbar Progoti Shonghothon, Chattogram; The Flag Girl, Dhaka; Ghuri Foundation, Barishal; Gurukul, Kushtia; Jibon, Rangamati; Kkhyapa, Dhaka; Lalmonirhat Taekwon-Do Association, Lalmonirhat; Light to Life, Dhaka; Narail Volunteers, Narail; Nari Shakti Foundation, Panchagarh; Neer Sheba Kendro, Jessore; Notun Jibon, Cox’s Bazar; Onubikkhon, Sylhet; Pakhi Foundation, Dhaka; Poribesh O Haor Unnoyon Shongothon, Sunamganj; Pran O Prokriti, Naogaon; Projukti O Projonmo Foundation, Dhaka; Prothom Surjo Agro Farm, Jessore; Protibondhi Kollayan Shamiti, Mymensingh; Protibondhi Kollayan Sangstha, Khulna; Relation to People, Habiganj; Safal Shrimp Service Center, Satkhira; Salandar High School Women’s Basketball Team, Thakurgaon; Shikkhar Alo Pathshala, Dhaka; Shishu Nat, Sylhet; Shishu Protiva Bikash Kendro, Dhaka; Shopno Jatri Foundation, Chattogram; Shopno Sarothy Public Library, Naogaon; Shopno Tori Foundation, Brahmanbaria; Social Welfare Institute, Mymensingh; Student Organization of Youth Power, Gaibandha; Sylhet Art and Autism Foundation, Sylhet; Tara Initiative, Dhaka; Taru Chaya, Faridpur; Tarunno 71, Kushtia; Tetulia Pathshala, Barishal; Travelettes Of Bangladesh, Dhaka; University Tea Student Association, Moulvibazar; Vorer Alo, Chittagong; Wish for Better Jamalpur, Jamalpur; and Youth Net for Climate Justice, Barisal.  


57
Facebook 51
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail