Category Archives: Activities

Community Meeting on pollution of Buriganga river and remedies

Community meeting held on 14 September 2021 Venue: The west side of Sheikh Jamal High School, Kamrangirchar WKB consortium organized the second community meeting as part of the advocacy process of the anti-pollution advocacy project. The meeting was presided over by the consortium lead Sharif ... read more

River Talkie : 3

Topic- “Youth and River Date: 31st August, 2021 Venue: organized at Madhyerchar, Washpur, Hazaribagh. Guest speaker of the talkie were Professor Dr. Ahmad Kamruzzaman Majumder, Dean, Faculty of Science, Chairman, Department of Environmental Science, Stamford University Bangladesh, and Founder and ... read more

WaterKeepers Bangladesh consortium organized a community meeting to formulate a coalition of the CBOs/NGOs in the bank of river Buriganga

The community meeting to form the coalition was held on 21 August 2021. The meeting was held physically at Bosila, Mohammadpur on the bank of river Buriganga. In the meeting, CBOs of the river Buriganga formed a coalition of the CBOs to save their river. A total of 28 members from 24 community-based ... read more

River Talkie : 2

Topic- “Influence of rivers on Culture, Art and Artist” Date: 22nd June 2021. Venue: Khagail Durga Mandir, by the right bank of Buriganga in Kamrangirchar, Dhaka. WKB consortium lead Sharif Jamil anchored the show. The river talkie show had four guests namely Hasan Masood, Bangladeshi actor and ... read more

River Talkie – 01

Topic: “Urbanization of Dhaka along the riverbanks”. Date: 08 June 2021. Venue: A small island at the confluence of the river Turag and Buriganga. Hazaribag Tannery Park is very close to spot. WKB consortium lead Sharif Jamil anchored the show.The river talkie show had two guests namely Dr. ... read more

A comprehensive joint-effort to improve water, air and noise quality in Dhaka

Waterkeepers Bangladesh (WKB) consortium launched an anti-pollution advocacy project to monitor and advocate for the improvement of water, air and noise quality in Dhaka city on Thursday, May 6, 2021 on an online platform. WKB is leading the consortium formed with department of Geography and ... read more

Observed World Wetlands Day 2021 in Moheshkhali, Cox’s Bazar

On the occasion of World Wetlands Day 2021, a discussion meeting was held in Kalarmarchhara Yunuskhali Bazar of Maheshkhali Upazila demanding protection of all wetlands including river-canal-beel of Maheshkhali at 5 pm on February 03, 2021. Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) ... read more

Observed World Wetlands Day 2021 in Mongla

Waterkeepers Bangladesh, Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) and Pashur River Waterkeeper jointly observed World Wetlands Day 2021. To observe the day, human chain was organized on February 02, 2021 in Mongla bus stand. Sheikh Mohammad Noor Alam, Pashur River Waterkeeper, convener of Bangladesh Poribesh ... read more

Strategic meeting for sustainable development in the coastal areas

A strategic meeting for sustainable development in the coastal areas was held among the activists from Mongla, Kalapara and Moheskhali on 3-5 January 2021 in the Sundarban jointly organized by Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA). The strategic meeting was presided over by Sharif ... read more

BAPA-BEN 4th International Conference on Bangladesh Environment (ICBEN-4), December 26-28, 2020_Opening session

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