Golden Jubilee celebrations start in Bangladesh


December 2nd, 2015

Practical Action Bangladesh opened launched a three-day Photo Exhibition on 1 December, the first event of “Golden Glory: প্রগতির পঞ্চাশ ” a year-long celebration of Practical Action’s Golden Jubilee.  It showcases 86 photographs, a timeline and our programme work, including some photographs of work from other country offices.

Photo exhibition launch BangladeshThe opening of the exhibition was a get-together of development professionals, academics and government officials. Many of the guests were absorbed by the photos and were busy taking selfies with them! Candles, cake cutting and a cultural show were all part of the event, and Pitha, the festive food of the winter season was served to the guests. Guests were delighted to receive a photo book as a memento.

Ms Hasin Jahan, Country Director made a speech of welcome and representatives from other organisations expressed their “good luck wishes” to Practical Action.  Among these were the joint secretary of the local government division of Bangladesh Mr. Md. Akram-Al-Hossain; Mr. Kazi Abdul Noor, Project director of Policy Support Unit; Mr. Hamidur Rahman, Director General of Department of Agriculture Extension; and Mr. Eamoinn Taylor, the CEO of EEP/Shiree.

2 responses to “Golden Jubilee celebrations start in Bangladesh”

  1. Hasin Says:

    Hi guys: You made Practical Action unique with your passion and efforts. I’m proud of you! Please keep it up 🙂

  2. News Hour Says:

    We are delighted to be a supporter of Practical Action Bangladesh.
    http://www.newshour.com.bd/2015/12/03/practical-action-bangladesh-celebrated-golden-jubilee/

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