CIRDAP Rural Development Forum 2019

CIRDAP Rural Development Forum 2019 2019-07-08T15:58:05+00:00

A Rural Development Fair will take place during the forum to showcase some of the promising enterprises promoting rural entrepreneurs. Different productions including cloths, handicrafts, small-scale technology etc. will be showcased in the fair. Participant organisations include BARD, RDA, BRAC, Grammen Bank, Caritas Bangladesh, Swiss-Contact, Practical Action, Bangladesh Association for Social Advancement (BASA), Centre for Development Innovation and Practices (CDIP); Daffodil University and other entrepreneurs.

The fair is open for all and no pre-registration required. However, the Forum is open to invited guests and participants only.

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M.H Kawsar Rudro
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Email: mhkawsar@cirdap.org

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The Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific (CIRDAP) is a regional, inter-governmental and autonomous institution. It was established in 1979 at the initiative of the countries of the Asia-Pacific region and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations with support from other UN organizations and donor countries/agencies. The member countries of CIRDAP are Afghanistan, Bangladesh (host state), Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam.

About Rural Development Forum 2019

CIRDAP is celebrating its 40th Anniversary with Rural Development Forum 2019 titled ” Enabling Rural Environment for Enhancing the Quality of Life”. The forum will be on 7 – 8 July, 2019 at CIRDAP main auditorium, 17 Topkhana Road, Dhaka followed by a inaugural ceremony where Honorable Minister, Mr. Tazul Islam, MP, Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development & Cooperatives will be present as the Chief Guest.

The meeting will be attended by invited diplomats and dignitaries from CIRDAP member countries, development Practitioners from international development organisations, Scholars, students, and Researchers.

Four technical Sessions will be held as follows:

Day one: 7 July, 2019 || Sunday

  • Session 1: Enabling Rural Environment for Enhancing the Quality of Life: Farm Perspective;
  • Session 2: Enabling Rural Environment for Enhancing the Quality of Life: Non-Farm Perspective

Day two: 8 July, 2019 || Monday

  • Session 3: Enabling Rural Environment for Enhancing the Quality of Life: Rural Women Perspective; and
  • Session 4: Enabling Rural Environment for Enhancing the Quality of Life: Rural Youth Perspective.

Rural Development Fair