The Upazila Governance Project (UZGP) is going to launch a school-level “Red Card Campaign” today (Wednesday, 7 September 2016) aimed at raising awareness among school students, teachers, guardians and community people to fight against early marriage and sexual harassment.
A day-long workshop on “Draft Capacity Development Framework for Local Government Institutions” was held at Department of Public Health Engineering (DPHE) auditorium in Dhaka today, Thursday, 1 September 2016.
The Upazila Governance Project (UZGP) under Local Government Division (LGD) began today, Tuesday, 23 August 2016 a three-day training for chairs of all 17 Upazila Committees and members of five selected Upazila Committees at National Institute of Local Government (NILG) and Bangladesh Institute of Management (BIM) simultaneously.
A two-day Training of Trainers (ToT) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for key local government functionaries of the country began on Wednesday, 10 August, 2016 at National Institute of Local Government (NILG) in Dhaka.
A one-day orientation supported by Upazila Governance Project (UZGP) under Local Government Division (LGD) has helped boost Upazila Committees in running its businesses efficiently and effectively.
The Union Parishad Governance Project (UPGP) and Upazila Governance Project (UZGP) have jointly organised a five-day international (in-country) training on “Strengthening Local Government and Decentralization in Bangladesh” at Cox’s Bazar on 12-16 September 2015.
In a bid to take the fiscal decentralization at local government level further, the government has decided to directly disburse the fund to Upazila Parishad (UZP) for paying salaries and allowances of the staff of the 17 transferred departments.
A five-day training on “Leadership Development of WDF Chairs and Secretaries” began at National Insitute of Local Government, (NILG) in Dhaka on Sunday, 16 August, 2015.