Razzak Vila, House-8/A/Ka (4th Floor), Road-13(New), Dhanmondi, Dhaka.

LRSC-CSO Networking Meeting held

BILS, under DGB-BW project organised the LRSC-Civil Society Networking meeting on September 24, 2020 at BILS-LRSC, Chattogram.

The meeting was presided over by BILS-LRSC Coordination Committee member and TUC Chattogram president Tapan Datta. BILS-LRSC Coordintion Committee Chairman A M Nazimuddin, Member-Secretary Md. Safar Ali,  BILS-LRSC officials namely Pahari Bhattacharjee, Rizwanur Rahman Khan, LRSC-Civil Society Network “Sromik Shanghoti Forum” members namely practitioner of Chattogram Labour Court Advocate Jan-E-Alam, eminant journalist and ex. president of Chattogram Union of Journalists Nazimuddin Shaymol, NGO representatives like Sharif Chowhun of Bangladesh Nari Progoti Shangha (BNPS), Advocate Zinnat amin of BLAST, Md. Rafiqul Islam of SANGSAPTOK, Md. Saiful Islam of OSHE Foundation, Advocate Farmin Elahi of BELA, Zahedul Islam of Young Power in Social action (YPSA).

The meeting mainly reviewed the networking activities and planned the upcoming activities.

The meeting expressed deep concern over the unemployment of informal sector workers, ongoing illegal lay-off and forced termination of workers in printing and electronic media, RMG and other sectors, social insecurity of day labourers, construction workers, hotel and health workers beside less payment by the employers amid the Covid-19 pandemic.