The Women Development Forum (WDF) of Upazila Governance Project (UZGP)and Union Parishad Governance Project (UPGP) celebrated the International Women’s Day across the country by holding various events including women’s fair, discussion meetings and formation ofhuman chains demanding gender equality.
The Upazila Governance Project (UZGP) today launched its website (www.uzgp.org) aimed at providing the general public and its key stakeholders with an opportunity to learn more
The 4th Project Steering Committee (PSC) meeting of Upazila Governance Project (UZGP) was held at Conference Room, Local Government Division (LGD), Bangladesh Secretariat, Dhaka, on 21 November. Mr. Abu Alam Md. Shahid Khan, Secretary, Local Government Division (LGD), presided over the meeting.
The Women Development Forum (WDF) has received an award of recognition and appreciation from UNDP Regional Office at the Regional Gender Workshop in Bangkok for its innovative ideas of addressing women’s issues at the local level. Mr. W Patrick Murphy, Charge d affairs, a.i., US Embassy, Bangkok handed over the crest to the representative of the projects.
There is a need to clearly specify the respective responsibilities of Local Government Institutions (LGIs) in Bangladesh mentioning who will do what for effective service delivery at local levels, a policy study on local governance (LG) said.
Halima Begum wailed through the night as she clutched her pregnant stomach. She was in labour, in pain, and in panic. Miles away from the nearest hospital, things took a turn for worse as she fainted from pain.
The 4th meeting of Project Board (PB) of Upazila Governance Project (UZGP) was held at National Institute of Local Government (NILG), Agargaon, Dhaka on June 3, 2014. Chaired by Mr. Md. Shah Kamal, Additional Secretary (Admin), Local Government Division (LGD) and National Project Director (NPD),
A five-day Basic Training on ‘Law and Administration of 4th Upazila Parishad’ began on May 18 simultaneously at Dhaka, Comilla and Bogra.