Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) is implementing Cross Border Agricultural Technology Transfer’ (CATT) project at 29 unions of five upazilas under Jamalpur district funded by European Union with technical support from Helvetus Swiss Inter-cooperation Bangladesh and overall supervision of concern universal Bangladesh.
Representatives of donor agency-European Union visited the project activities of four upazilas on 9-10 June, 2013. They visited Shthal Moddhopara of Aona union under Sarishabari upazila, Dudhiagacha of Adarvita union under Madarganj upazila, Uzanpara and Mollapara of Lakkirchar union under Jamalpur sadar upazila and Baherchar of Durmut union under Melandah upazila. Members of the visiting team were Philippe Jacques, first counsellor, Head of cooperation, European Union, Bangladesh Delegation, Gonzalo Serrano, Second Secretary, Head of Section, Rural development, European Union, Bangladesh Delegation, Joost Kurstjens Carsen, Attaché, finance and contract officer, European union, Bangladesh Delegation, Donel E Rosario, programme officer, European union, Bangladesh Delegation, Cornelis De Wolf, Country Director, Concern Universal, Shamim Ahmed, Deputy Programme Director, Helvetas Swiss Intercoperation Bangladesh, Abdullah Al Mamun, Senior programme manager (livelihood), Netz Bangladesh, Mukhlesur Rahman, Team leader (Livelihood) Dhaka Ahsania Mission, Murad Khan Wahid, Marketing Advisor, Helvetus Swiss Intercoperation, Jamalpur, Md. Shadiqur Rahman, Project Manager, DAM, Avijit Shaha, Assistant project manager, concern universal bangladesh, Majharul Islam, LSP advisor Helvetus Swiss intercoperation-Jamalpur, Jahangir Alam, HID cordinator and Arobindo Ray, TTC, cross border project, Dhaka Ahsania Mission Jamalpur. Officers from different levels of the cross borders project were present on the occasion. Visitors discussed with the local service providers and team members about their details activities. Being informed about their activities, the visiting team highly appreciated.