- Thursday, December 10, 2020 / 147 Time View
Tarikul Islam, Khulna: Distribution of prizes among successful couples for husband’s participation in household and service work to prevent violence against women. The event was organized at the CSS Ava Center in Khulna on Thusday morning under the project of non-governmental organization the Asia Foundation and IDE Women’s Economic Empowerment through Strengthening Market System (WSMS).
Ziaur Rahman PAA, Additional Deputy Commissioner (Revenue) of Khulna was the chief guest on the occasion. Deputy Chief Information Officer of Khulna Regional Information Office Md. Javed Iqbal and Deputy Director of Women’s Affairs Department Nargis Fatema Bail was the special guest.
Among others, Shamima Sultana Shilu of Women’s Chamber of Commerce, Kamruzzaman of Yousef Bangladesh and other were present. Welcoming remarks were made by Sardar Akramuzzaman, Field Team Leader, WSMS Project.
Speakers said that to ensure women’s economic empowerment and women’s empowerment, male members of the family, including husbands, should be involved in every household. Just as women contribute to the success of men, men must also stand behind the success of women.
The awardees are Shahana Parveen Baby-Mohabbat couple from Khulna, Devi Saha-Nityam Kumar Saha couple, Kakli-Vijay Ghosh couple, Habiba Sultana-Masudul property and Moumita Jita – Mitu Dhali couple.