To observe the ‘’International Day of Action for Rivers’’, Surma River Waterkeeper, Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA), UKBET, a UK based trust and Chitran, a fine arts institute, jointly organized a two days long art exhibition in Central Shaheed Minar premises in Sylhet on March 14, 2016. It is to be mentioned that Surma River Waterkeeper and Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA), Sylhet chapter have initiated a week long program to observe the ‘’International Day of Action for Rivers’’.
In the exhibition, 18 festoons were displayed with 100 reports on rivers published in the local and national dailies; like- Prothom Alo, Daily Star, Somokal, Jugantor, Bangladesh Protidin, Sabuj Sylhet, Sylheter Dak, Uttar-Purba, Jugveri, Shamoyl Sylhet, Khowai and Patakuri. The photographs of different organizations related to river were also displayed on the occasion. The exhibition was followed by a quiz competition and a prize giving ceremony.
The program was highlighted in local and national dailies. Please find some of the links below: