General

Enhancing participation of community organizations underscored

Speakers at a function here today
underscored the need for enhancing the participation of community-based organizations and civil society organizations to build a prosperous country.

They also opined that emphasis should be given for creating employment
opportunities for youths to attain the cherished goal of the country.

They made the comments while addressing a press briefing on youth
employment at local level at Gaibandha Zila Parishad auditorium.

SKS Foundation arranged the function funded by the European Union in
cooperation with OXFAM Bangladesh and Centre for Policy Dialogue.

Vice-principal and also acting principal of Gaibandha Government College
professor Md. Khalilur Rahman addressed the function as the chief guest while
president of Gaibandha Press Club KM Rezaul Haque presided over the function.

Earlier, a power point presentation on the theme was presented by project
coordinator Md Baharam Khan.

A number of journalists of print and electronic media took part in the
discussion.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)