Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Bangladesh

Event List

31 Aug2014 -- Progress Review Workshop on “Emergency assistance to support the recovery of crop-based livelihood systems of marginal farmers affected by communal violence and loss of agricultural capital in Taindong union, Khagrachari District, Chittagong Hill Tracts (TCP/BGD/3408)” Programme Date: Tuesday, 26 August 2014 Venue: Bakul, Ruposhi Bangla Hotel, Dhaka.   10:30   Registration and arrival tea 10:55   Guests take seat 11:00   Welcome speech and Objective of the workshop- Mr Basudev Acharjee, Joint Secretary, MoCHTA and Member Secretary of the Project Steering Committee 11:10   -FAO activities [more...]

31 Jul2014 --   PRESS RELEASE: Inception Workshop  Strengthening the Environment, Forestry and Climate Change Capacities of the Ministry of Environment and Forests and its Agencies (GCP/BDG/053/USA).    The inception workshop of the project “Strengthening the Environment, Forestry and Climate Change Capacities of the Ministry of Environment and Forests and its Agencies” was held in CIRDAP International Conference Centre, Dhaka on 08 June 2014.  The workshop organized for the official introduction of the project to key partners [more...]

31 Jul2014 --     LDCF GEF Project [GCP/BGD/056/LDF-PPG]   20 – 21 July 2014; BARC, Dhaka FAO Bangladesh is organizing an Inception Workshop on Community-based Climate Resilient Fisheries & Aquaculture Development in Bangladesh LDCF GEF Project [GCP/BGD/056/LDF-PPG] during 20-21 July 2014 at BARC Auditorium, Dhaka. The workshop will share and examine the preparation process of a LDCF GEF full project document (PRODOC) on Community-based Climate Resilient Fisheries and Aquaculture Development in Bangladesh (GCP /BGD/056/LDF. FAO is inviting [more...]

25 Jul2014 -- “Integrated Agricultural Productivity Project, Technical Assistance and Capacity Development Component (IAPP TA, UTF/BGD/044/BGD) You are hereby invited to submit your proposal in connection with the award of such services. “Conducting Community Mobilization and Nutrition Trainings for Sub Assistant Agriculture Officers (SAAOs) and Field Assistants (FAs) and developing of Community Mobilization Training Manual”   Click on text for the details [more...]

01 Apr2014 --     Event title:  Launching of the Report: Farmers’ Organizations in Bangladesh: A Mapping and Capacity Assessment .05, Mar. 14.   Type of event: Launching  and sharing Programme.   Date: 05 March 2014.   Place:  BARC Conference Room, BARC Complex, Farmgate, Dhaka.   Number of Participants:  100 Participants includes government officials, development partners, NGOs and farmers organizations .   Outcome:  The report will help to those who are looking to work with Farmers’ Organizations, to help to strengthen their capacities and to [more...]

31 Oct2013 -- Each year, World Food Day is observed on 16 October 2013. This year has been the 33rd observance of the World Food Day, marking the 68th Anniversary of FAO. The World Food Day theme for 2013 is “Sustainable Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition” chosen to focus on the need for profound changes in our agriculture and food systems  (link:  The programme is being celebrated this year on 24 October [more...]

31 Oct2013 --   Event title: Validation Workshop on the FAO Country Programming Framework (CPF) 2013 -2018 Chief Guest: Mr.Abul Maal A. Muhith, MP, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Finance  Date: Wednesday,2 October 2013, 11.30 – 13.00   Place: NEC-2 Conference Room, ERD, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar Outcome: FAO and the Government of Bangladesh developed the first CPF in early 2011; it was among the earliest FAO Member Countries to do so. The decision to revise the CPF for Bangladesh was [more...]

31 Aug2013 --   Launching Ceremony of the Master Plan for Agricultural Development in the Southern Region of Bangladesh Chief Guest: Begum Matia Chowdhury, MP, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Agriculture Special Guests: Dr. Hasan Mahmud, MP, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Environment and Forests Mr. Md. Abdul Hyee, MP, Hon’ble State Minister, Ministry of Fisheries & Livestock Mr. Shaikh Altaf Ali, Senior Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources Mr. Mike Robson, FAO Representative in Bangladesh Chairperson: Dr. S. M. Nazmul Islam, Secretary [more...]

31 Aug2013 --     Announcement for applications for long-term academic training (Masters) Application form for MSc/MA scholarships [more...]

30 Jun2013 --     IAPP-TA Announcement for applications for long-term academic training (Masters) [more...]

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