Thursday 02 February, 2023
01 Mar 2022 | 1: 47 pm
ISDE distributed sewing machine among the course completed trainees on 21 February 2022. Mr. Gafur Uddin Chowdhury, Chairman Palongkhali Union parishad was handover the machine to the graduates’ women trainees. Amongst other Mr. Misbah Uddin Salim Member Palongkhali Union Parishad, Mr. Abul Ala Helaly, General Secretary, Thaingkhali Bazar Marcent Association attended the meeting. Mr. Jahangir Alam, Programme Coordinator ISDE Bangladesh and Mr. Asif Noor Hasnath, Project officer, ISDE Bangladesh was present during the occasion.
Mr. Gafur Uddin Chowdhury, Chairman Palongkhali Union Parishad in his remarks at the handover ceremony loudly thanks to ISDE for arranging such a good job to trained the women folks. He hopes, the trainees will able to contributes to their families. Now they are not burden for the family and society. They earn from their own houses and which will enhance the women empowerment in the society. He requested to ISDE to come forward continue the noble activities to trained more women and girls on different trades. The Union Parishad will provide all sorts of cooperation to ISDE.
ISDE with the support from Fahim Khaza Foundation USA established Anisa and Rana Skill development Training Centre at Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar district. Under the skill training centre sewing machine was distributed to successfully completed dress making, tailoring, handicrafts, batik and painting training course for the host community and Rohingya refugees’ women at Ukhiya Upazila Cox’s Bazar district. ISDE trained a total of 500 women and young girls. The course duration is for 03 months.