• Friday, Jun 25, 2021
  • Last Update : 05:24 am

BYLC advocates for gender balance

  • Published at 09:44 pm March 15th, 2019
The event was titled “Balance for Better” and focused on gender balance <b>Courtesy</b>
Through panel discussions, speakers from diverse sectors highlighted the importance of gender balance Courtesy

Speakers from diverse sectors highlighted the importance of the matter

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) has celebrated International Women’s Day with a half-day long event at Krishibid Institute Bangladesh in Dhaka.

The event, titled “Balance for Better,” which focused on gender balance, was held on Friday.

Eight speakers and 400 participants from all over Dhaka took part at the event supported by UKAid, and the Manusher Jonno Foundation.

The event was organized to highlight the importance of gender balance in driving sustainable development and progress in society. 

Through panel discussions, speakers from diverse sectors highlighted the importance of gender balance, and how collective action and shared responsibility is the key for driving a gender-balanced world. 

Legal Circle Founder and Partner, Anita Ghazi Rahman, Yellow Brick Road Co-founder and Managing Director, Farin Daulah, Handicap International General Secretary, Visually Impaired People’s Society, and Project Officer Nazma Ara Begum Poppy, spoke in a panel.

Nagorik TV CEO, Abdun Noor Tushar, BDRunners Co-founder Imtiaz Ilahi, Development Activist and Former Head of BRAC Skills Development Program, Farzana Kashfi, spoke in another panel.

The event concluded with poetry recitation and a musical performance by Chitropot. Volunteer for Bangladesh and United News Bangladesh were the outreach partner and media partner respectively. 

56
Facebook 50
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