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Mock Dill Exercise at DAM Head Office on fire and earthquake preparedness
  • March 4, 2017

The first mock drill on fire and earthquake preparedness was conducted at Head office of Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) in association with Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defense (FSCD) and Bangladesh Police on 04 March 2017. More than 300 officials, including 10 observers from different organization participated in the event. The aim of the mock drill was to assess strengths and weaknesses of DAM, so that corrective measures can be undertaken for

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A-Card launched in Khulna by USAID Ag Extension Project with Bank Asia and a Local NGO
  • February 23, 2017

The A-Card initiative is a unique initiative of the USAID Agricultural Extension Support Activity (AESA) project where the farmers are getting agricultural loans directly from the commercial Bank – Bank Asia with the assistance of microfinance institutions with a low 10% interest rate and an extended payback period of six months. The USAID funded project has been implementing since October 2012 by the Dhaka Ahsania Mission with CARE Bangladesh

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Education Fair 2017, organized by DAM Education Projects
  • February 23, 2017

EAST UCLC project organized Annual Education Fair with joint collaboration of EAST ALOKON, EduEmp,UNIQUE-II and DIC project of DAM Education Sector. The fair was held on 17 February 2017 at Mirpur in Alhajj Abbas Uddin high school premises and chaired by DAM's Education Sector Team Leader Md. Shahidul Islam. Mr. Indu Vusan Dev, Deputy Director of primary education of Dhaka Division was present as chief guest. Mr. Md. Abu Sayed Mia Head master of

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Workshop on ELNHA project inception held
  • February 12, 2017

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) jointly organized a daylong workshop on ‘Inception of ELNHA Project and Joint Action Planning’ at Fire Service and Civil Defense Training Complex Conference Room, Mirpur-10, Dhaka on 12 February, 2017. Director General (DG) of Department of Disaster Management (DDM), Md. Reaz Ahmed was present as chief guest while Project Manager of ELNHA Project; Oxfam in Bangladesh Suman Das

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Annual Review & Planning Workshop (ARPW) 2017 of UNIQUE II project held in Sreemangal, Moulvibazar
  • January 18, 2017

A 4-day Annual Review & Planning Workshop APRW 2017 of UNIQUE II project, Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) was held at Sreemongal Inn, Sreemongal, Moulvibazar during 15-18 January 2017. Dr. M Ehsanur Rahman, Executive director DAM inaugurated this colorful program. Mr. G F Hamim, Project Director UNIQUE II delivered inaugural speech and shared the objectives of this workshop. About 110 participants including representatives of project central team,

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Teachers Reception for excellent result of PECE & JSC Examination 2016
  • January 10, 2017

On excellent success at JSC and PEC examination 2016 of UCLC-ALOKON & EduEmp Project, teacher’s reception program has been held on 10 January 2017 at VTI Mirpur. The reception chaired by DAM Education Programs Team Leader Md. Shahidul Islam. As a special guest Prof. Sheikh Said Ali, Principal of Ahsania Mission College and Kazi Shahidul Islam, Principal of AIICT were presented. Team Leader Education programs told that he was happy for the result.

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DAM celebrates the silver jubilee of its monthly publication ‘Alap’ at its head office
  • December 22, 2016

Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) celebrated the silver jubilee of its monthly publication ‘Alap’ at its head office in the capital’s Dhanmondi area on 22 December 2016. Poet Asad Choudhury was present at the programme as the chief guest. On the occasion, a discussion meeting was held at the same venue. Speakers said ‘Alap’ is playing vital role in promoting reading habit among neo-literate and semi-literate adults.It also help building a peaceful

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A national launching programme of ELNHA Project
  • December 18, 2016

A national launching programme of Empowering Local and National Humanitarian Actors (ELNHA) Project held on 18 December, 2016 at  CIRDAP auditorium, Dhaka. Rights activists at a programme here on called for shifting more power and resources in the humanitarian sector from international humanitarian actors to local and national ones. Having local and national humanitarian actors (LNHAs) in the driving seat for emergency preparedness and response

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Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah Gold Medal 2015
  • December 10, 2016

Eminent agriculture scientist Professor Dr. MA Rahim has won ‘Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah Gold Medal 2015’ for his invaluable contribution to agriculture research as well as development. Dr. Rahim received the award at a ceremony at Dr. MH Khan Auditorium at Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST) in the capital on 10 December 2016. The award included a gold medal, a crest, a cheque of Tk. one lakh and others. Dr. Rahim, is a teacher

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The Director General of DAE Unwrapped the Professional Skill Development Training Manualfor SAAOs
  • December 6, 2016

The Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) is the largest extension service provider in Bangladesh and the USAID Agricultural Extension Support Activity (Ag Extension project) works in 12 targeted FtF (Feed the Future) program districts in southwest and central Bangladesh to sustainably improve the food security and nutrition of the smallholder farmers. The goal of the project is to strengthen the existing agriculture extension system by meeting

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