Category Archives: Activities

Sustainable development in the coastal areas of Bangladesh-Workshop at Mongla, Bagerhat

Coastal region requires attention to the goals that are set to achieve environmental protection and sustainable use of natural resource. In this need, Blue Planet Initiative (BPI) has introduced a project in 2020 under the title“Sustainable development in the coastal areas of Bangladesh”. Assisted by ... read more

Waterkeepers Bangladesh and River Angle China jointly organized a day long program with Children in a government Primary school at Kaliakair, Gazipur to celebrate the World Rivers Day 2020

Waterkeepers Bangladesh and River Angle jointly organized a day long program with Children in a government Primary school at Kaliakair, Gazipur to celebrate the World Rivers Day, in September 27, 2020. The event aimed at involving children’s in the protection of river and to promote awareness for ... read more

Celebrating the Sundarbans Day 2020

  Pashur River Waterkeeper, Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) jointly celebrated the Sundarbans Day 2020. To celebrate the day, human chain, rally, children’s art competition and prize giving ceremony were organized on February 14, 2020 in front of Saint Paul’s ... read more

Choked by Coal:The Carbon Catastrophe in Bangladesh

Full-report-Choked-by-Coal-the-Carbon-Catastrophe-in-Bangladesh ... read more

Observing Global Tiger Day 2019 in Mongla

On July 29, 2019 in front of Saint Paul’s High School in Mongla, Pashur River Waterkeeper, Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) jointly organized a human chain and rally for demanding the protection of the Sundarbans and river Pashur to protect the Tiger-habitat on the eve of ... read more

Press conference on “Recent Eviction Drives of the Government: Current Status of Adi Buriganga and Sonai Rivers”

A press conference on “Recent Eviction Drives of the Government: Current Status of Adi Buriganga and Sonai Rivers” was held on Friday, 14 June 2019 at 10.30 am in the Zahur Hossain Chowdhury Hall (2nd Floor), National Press Club, Topkhana Road, Dhaka jointly organized by Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon ... read more

Discussion meeting on “Save Pashur, Save the Sundarbans”

On May 08, 2019, Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA), Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Pashur River Waterkeeper jointly organized a discussion meeting on “Save Pashur, Save the Sundarbans” at hotel  Pashur in Mongla, Bagerhat. The meeting was presided over by Mr. Sharif Jamil, joint secretary of BAPA and ... read more

Press conference held on International Day of Action for Rivers

On the eve of International Day of Action for Rivers, a press conference was held at Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) on March 14, 2019 jointly organized by Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) and Waterkeepers Bangladesh on "Citizen-centric observation on the ongoing eviction of river encroachment around Dhaka." ... read more

Mass gathering of fisherman to save Pashur river and the Sundarbans

Waterkeepers Bangladesh, Pashur River Waterkeeper and Dubla Fishermen Group jointly organized a big gathering of the fishermen to protect river Pashur and the Sundarbans at Alorkol, Dubla Island in the Sundarbans on Friday, the 8th of February 2019. Around 20,000 fishermen stay in this remote island for ... read more

Discussion meeting on ‘My River My Life’

'My River My Life' If we protect rivers, our lives will be protected. To protect the mother earth we must save our rivers. Speakers at a discussion meeting on 'My River My Life' in Shyamoli area of ​​Habiganj town on Friday, 5 October, 2018 expressed these opinions. As a part of the events and ... read more