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Title of Actions & Year Objectives of Actions Results of Actions Name of Donors

Capacity Building of Journalists on Advanced Reporting

Year: 1999

To enhance skills and buildup capacity of journalists on advanced reporting.

Location: Rajshahi

Total 30 journalists were train up through this program.

SIDA/BCDJC

Media Campaign for Breast Feeding 

Year: 1999

To creating awareness on breast-feeding through media campaign. 

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully conducted the campaign and arranged a dialogue 

Rajshahi City Corporation & UNICEF

Capacity Building of Women Journalists

Year: 2000-2001

 

The objective of the project was to enhance skills and buildup capacity of women journalists at the local level.

Location: Rajshahi Region

Total 30 women journalists were train up through this project. Most of the have been working now in different media organisation

DFID and The British Council, Bangladesh

Study on Gender Disparity of Journalism

Year: 2000--2001

 

To finding the gender disparity of journalism profession in northern region of Bangladesh.

Location: Northern Region

The study was successfully conducted 

DFID and The British Council, Bangladesh

Training on Environmental Reporting

Year: 2000

 

The objective of the program was to enhance skills of journalists on environmental reporting.

Location: Rajshahi Division 

Total 35 journalists of Rajshahi took part in this training program.  

Frpum of Environmental Journalists of Bangladesh (FEJB)

Capacity Building Journalists on Arsenic Reporting

Year: 2001

 

The objective of the program was to enhance skills of arsenic reporting of the journalists.

Location: Rajshahi 

Total 35 journalists of Rajshahi took part in this training program.  

SDC WATSAN Project

Capacity Building of Editing

Year: 2002

 

To enhance editing skills of editors and sub-editors of regional newspapers.

Location: Rajshahi

Total 30 editors and sub-editors of Rajshahi took part in this training program.  

SIDA/BCDJC

Media Campaign for Dango Prevention

Year: 2002

To creating awareness on dango through media campaign.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully conducted the campaign and arranged two workshop 

Rajshahi City Corporation & ADB and UPHCP

Voter Education Campaign and Election Monitoring

Year: 2002

To aware voters about free and fair election

Location: Rajshahi and Natore

Successfully conducted the campaign

The Asia Foundation and Democracy Watch 

National Election Monitoring

Year: 2002

 

To monitor national election process

Location: Rajshahi and Natore

Successfully monitor national election

ACORD and CCHRB

City Corporation Election Monitoring

Year: 2002

 

To monitor Rajshahi city corporation election process

Location: Rajshahi City Corporation

Successfully monitor Rajshahi city corporation election process

ACORD and CCHRB

Basic Journalism Training

Year: 2003

 

To enhance skills and buildup capacity of youth journalists

Location: Rajshahi

Total 25 youth journalists of Rajshahi took part in this training program.  

SIDA/BCDJC

Media Campaign for Combating Human

Trafficking

Year: 2003

To create awareness on human trafficking issues

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged media campaign against human trafficking

Foreign Commonwealth Office-UK & The British Council

Capacity Building of Human Trafficking Reporting

Year: 2003

 

To enhance skills and buildup capacity of human trafficking reporting of journalists

Location: Rajshahi

Succeddfully arranged 2 training where 55 journalists took part

 

Foreign Commonwealth Office-UK and The British Council, Bangladesh

UP Election Monitoring

Year: 2003

To monitor UP election process

Location: Rajshahi 

Successfully monitor 08 UP election process

DANIDA and CCHRB

Orientation of Journalists on AIDS Issues

Year: 2003

 

The objective of the project was to the journalists of HIV/AIDS issues in Bangladesh

Location: Northern Region

 

otal 5 orientation courses arranged and about 187 journalists of Northern region of Bangladesh took part in this project.  

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Reporting Writing Competition on AIDS

Year: 2003

 

To encourage journalist publishing HIV/AIDS related report

Location: Northern Region

About 127 journalists took part in this competition

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Orientation of Journalists on AIDS Issues

Year: 2004

 

The objective of the program was to the journalists of HIV/AIDS issues in Bangladesh

Location: Northern Region

 

Total 11 orientation courses arranged and about 420 journalists of Northern region of Bangladesh took part in this program.  

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Developed AIDS Journalism Training Manual

Year: 2004

The objective of the project was to developed a manual on AIDS journalism

A manual was successfully developed

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

To developed necessary materials, fact sheets and handout for AIDS journalism training

About 40 materials were developed

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Advocacy with Media Owners on AIDS Issues

Year: 2004

 

The objective of the project was to ensure massive media coverage on HIV/AIDS issues.

Location: Northern Region

 

Total 6 advocacy workshops arranged and about – media owners of Northern region of Bangladesh took part in this project.  

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

AIDS Journalism Training Program

Year: 2004

 

The objective of the program was to enhance skills of journalists on HIV/AIDS related reporting.

Location: Northern Region

Total 5 training courses arranged and about 220 journalists of Northern region of Bangladesh took part in this program.  

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Developed Anti-AIDS Journalists Alliance

Year: 2003-2004

 

To developed a journalists network for AIDS prevention.

Location: Northern Region

Total 16 journalists network formed in each district of northern region of Bangladesh.

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Developed Advanced Students Alliance

Year: 2004

 

To developed a students network for AIDS prevention.

Location: Northern Region

 

Total 5 students network formed in 5 educational institution of northern region of Bangladesh.

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Capacity Building of Women Journalists

Year: 2004

To enhance skills and buildup capacity of women journalists

Location: Rajshahi

Total 22 women journalists were train up through this program.

SIDA/BCDJC

Reporting Writing Competition on AIDS

Year: 2004

To encourage journalist publishing HIV/AIDS related report

Location: Northern Region

About 187 journalists took part in this competition.

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Publish E-Newsletter and E-Bulletin

Year: 2004-2005

To publish e-newsletter and e-bulletin regularly

Location: World Wide

About 50 e-newsletters and 47 e-bulletin published and disseminated successfully

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Develop Bangladesh AIDS Information and Documentation Services (BAIDS)

Year: 2004-2005

To provide HIV/AIDS related information to journalists and concerns organization

Location: World Wide 

A website named www.baids.org successfully developed and updating.

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

AIDS Communication Research

Year: 2004-2005

To developed knowledge about HIV/AIDS communication n Bangladesh through systematic research

Location: Bangladesh

The study was successfully conducted and report prepared. 

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

National Seminar on AIDS Communication

Year: 2004

 

To arranged a national seminar on HIV/AIDS communication in Bangladesh

Successfully arranged a national seminar at Dhaka. About 150 AIDS and communication experts took part in this seminar 

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Capacity Building of Good Governance Reporting

Year: 2004

 

To enhance skills and buildup capacity of journalists on good governance reporting.

Location: Bangladesh

About 25 journalists of Rajshahi took part in this program.  

SIDA and BCDJC

Ensure Freedom of the Press

Year: 2004

 

To creating awareness about freedom of the press.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged a dialogue where 125 journalists took part

MMC and UNICEO

Campaign for AIDS Prevention

Year: 2004

To creating awareness on HIV/AIDS issues

Location: Bangladesh

Successfully arranged about 300 cultural shows and 50 drama shows successfully. 

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Screening Video Show on AIDS Issues

Year: 2004

 

To creating awareness on HIV/AIDS issues

Location: Northern Region

 

Developed a Video Documentary on AIDS issues and about 52 screened video shows arranged successfully. 

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Broadcast Radio Talk Show

Year: 2004-2005

 

To creating awareness on HIV/AIDS issues

Location: Bangladesh

 

Successfully prepared and broadcasted 15 talk shows from Rajshahi and Rangpur Radio. 

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Publish BCC & IEC Material on AIDS Issues

Year: 2004

 

To develop and publish BCC & IEC material on HIV/AIDS issues for creating awareness.

Location: Bangladesh

 

Huge number poster, booklet, brochure, leaflet, striker, pocket calendar, banner, festoon were published and disseminated successfully.

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Media Appreciation focusing on AIDS Issues

Year: 2004

 

To monitor media coverage on HIV/AIDS related issues

Location: Bangladesh

 

Successfully monitor media coverage on HIV/AIDS related issues among 32 newspapers. 

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Rapid Response to ensure Human Rights

Year: 2004

To ensuring human rights of HIV/AIDS victims

Location: Bangladesh

Successfully ensure rights of number of HIV/AIDS victims.

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Developing Audio-visual and Banners

Year: 2004

To Develop audio, video and banners on HIV/AIDS issues

Location: Bangladesh

Successfully developed number of audio, video and banners on HIV/AIDS issues.

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Anti AIDS Journalism Network

Year: 2004

 

To developing journalists network for AIDS prevention

Location: Northern Region

 

A journalists network named Anti-AIDS Journalists Network has successfully developed in 16 districts

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Theater in Education for AIDS Prevention

Year: 2004-2005

To sensitize students on HIV/AIDS issues

Location: Rajshahi Region

Successfully arranged 38 theatre shows.

The British Council, Bangladesh

Developed Youth Cultural Team

Year: 2004-2005

 

To develop a youth cultural team for creating awareness on socio-development issues

Location: Rajshahi Region

Successfully developed youth cultural team named Youth Voice (YOVO) and arranged 38 cultural and drama shows

The British Council, Bangladesh

Capacity Building of Local Journalists

Year: 2004

To enhance skills of local journalists

Location: Northern Region

Successfully arranged 2 trainings where 38 journalists took part. 

Commonwealth Media Development Fund and The Thomson Foundation

Knowledge of Modern Journalism

Year: 2004

 

To inform the media personal and student about modern journalism

Location: Rajshahi 

Successfully arranged a seminar where 125 journalists and journalism teachers and student took part.

Commonwealth Media Development Fund and The Thomson Foundation

Hanging Billboard

Year: 2004-2005

To hanging billboards on HIV/AIDS issues for creating awareness.

Location: Northern Region

Developed 16 billboard successfully 

DFID and CARE Bangladesh

Capacity Building of Human Rights Reporting

Year: 2005

 

To enhance skills and buildup capacity of journalists on human rights reporting.

Location: Bangladesh

About 25 journalists of Rajshahi took part in this program.  

SIDA and BCDJC

Developed Advanced Students Alliance

Year: 2005

To developed a students network for AIDS prevention.

Location: Northern Region

Total 10 students network formed in 10 educational institution of Rajshahi region of Bangladesh.

NASP Bangladesh and UNICEF 

Ensure Freedom of the Press

Year: 2005

 

To creating awareness about freedom of the press.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged a dialogue where 110 journalists took part

DANIDA and BCDJC

In Full View

Year: 2005-2006

 

To provide information and data about harm reduction and drug related issues.

Location: South Asia

Successfully published e-bulletin of harm reduction and drug related issues.  

Asian Harm Reduction Network (AHARN)

Campaign for Adolescent Birth Registration

Year: 2005-2006

 

To create awareness about adolescent birth registration

Location: Rajshahi City Corporation

Successfully conducted campaign for adolescent birth registration 

Rajshahi City Corporation & UNICEF

Cultural Shows for

Adolescent Birth Registration

Year: 2005-2006

 

To encouraging people for birth registration of adolescent

Location: Rajshahi City Corporation

Successfully arranged 32 cultural shows

Rajshahi City Corporation & UNICEF

Anti-AIDS Campaign among Students

Year: 2005-2006

To mobilizing students against AIDS.

Location: Northern Region

Successfully implementing the project.

NASP Bangladesh and UNICEF 

Enhancing Skills of Business Reporting

Year: 2006

To enhance knowledge on business reporting of the local journalists

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged two workshops in Rajshahi.

KATALIST and BCDJC

Debate Among Youth

Year: 2006

 

To create debate among youth and students on social issues.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged a large debate festival at Rajshahi Universty.

The British Council

Enhancing Skills of TV Journalists

Year: 2006

To enhance TV reporting of local journalists.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged one TV reporting training that was conducted by a US based trainer.

ICFJ-USA and BCDJC

Sensitize Journalists on PRSP

Year: 2006

 

To enhance knowledge on PRSP related reporting of the local journalists.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged two workshops at Rajshahi.

PANOS Bangladesh

Arrange Youth Festival

Year: 2006

 

To enhance knowledge on democracy and good governance of youth people. 

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged a large youth festival at Rajshahi.

International Republican Institute (IRI) Bangladesh and USAID

Enhancing Skills of Election Observers

Year: 2006

To enhance skills and knowledge of election observers.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged four training for election observers in Rajshahi.

International Republican Institute (IRI) Bangladesh and USAID

Sensitize Local Journalists on Gender Reporting

Year: 2006-2007

To enhance knowledge on gender related reporting of the local journalists

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged two training in Rajshahi.

CIDA and BCDJC

Sensitize Journalists on AIDS Reporting

Year: 2006-2007

To enhance skills and knowledge of AIDS reporting of the local journalists

Location: Rajshahi Region 

Successfully arranged two workshops at Rajshahi and Chapai Nawabgonj.

Christian Commission for Development in Bangladesh (CCDB)

Raising Saontal Voice

Year: 2006-2008

 

To enhance journalistic skills of selected saotal people for raising their voice

Location: Northern Region

 

Successfully arranged 9 journalism training, 16 dialogues, 5 advocacy workshop and provide internship. 

World Association for Christian Communication (WACC)

Ensuring Participation Youth For promote democracy

Year: 2006-2008

To mobilize youth people for promoting democracy and good governance. 

Successfully develop Rajshahi Youth Citizens Forum with the guidance of IRI.

International Republican Institute (IRI) Bangladesh and USAID

Capacity Building of Economic Reporting of Local Journalists

Year: 2006-2007

To enhance skills and knowledge of economic reporting of the local journalists

Location: Northern Region

Successfully arranged 16 tracings for print journalists and 3 for TV journalists. Both trainings conducted by UK trainers. 

European Union-Bangladesh

Advocacy for Media Coverage on Economic Issues

Year: 2006-2007

To encourage media owners and managers for providing massive coverage on local economic and trade issues.

Location: Northern Region

Successfully arranged 5 advocacy workshops in five districts. 

European Union-Bangladesh

Developing Economic Journalists Network

Year: 2006

 

To develop economic journalists network in 16 northern districts of Bangladesh.

Location: Northern Region

 

Successfully developed journalists network named EJ Net in 16 northern districts of Bangladesh.

European Union-Bangladesh

Promote Local Economic Development

Year: 2006-2007

 

To produce and broadcast radio programs on local economic and trade related issues.

Location: Northern Region

Successfully produced and broadcasted 24 weekly talk shows through Rajshahi Radio Station.

European Union-Bangladesh

Dialogues between Media and Business Personnel

Year: 2006-2008 

To developing working relation among the media and business personnel at local level.

Location: Northern Region

Successfully arranged 38 dialogues at district level. 

European Union-Bangladesh

Providing Fellowship to Journalists

Year: -2006-2008

To preparing in-depth report on local economic development issues by journalists. 

Location: Northern Region

Successfully provided 40 fellowships to the local journalists.

European Union-Bangladesh

Local Editors Visiting in UK

Year: 2007-2008

 

To gather knowledge on modern and western journalism and media management. 

Location: United Kingdom (UK)

Five editors of Local newspapers visit in UK

European Union-Bangladesh and

Thomson Foundation (UK)

 

Sensitize Journalists on AIDS Reporting

Year: 2008

 

To enhance skills and knowledge of AIDS reporting of the local journalists

Location: Rajshahi Region 

Successfully arranged two workshops at Bogra and Dinajpur. 

PANOS Bangladesh

Success Story of Micro Credit Program

 Year: 2007

To highlight the success stories of micro credit program of Bangladesh.

Successfully produced and broadcasted 5 talk shows through Rajshahi Radio Station.

PANOS London

Empowering Women

Year: 2007-2008

 

To build capacity of women and develop their own forum

Location: Rajshahi Region

Successful arranged 2 capacity building training, 4 orientation and formed a women’s forum name Women’s Empowerment Network (WEN).

British Council Bangladesh

Women in Radio

Year: 2007

To enhance skills of radio journalism and production of 30 women

Successfully arrange 2 radio training and produced 4 dummy radio productions.

British Council Bangladesh

Raising Women Voice Trough Radio

Year: 2008-2009

 

To produce and broadcast weekly radio programs through Rajshahi Radio Station. 

Location: Northern Region

Successfully produced 28 weekly radio programs and broadcast through Rajshahi Radio Station.

British Council-UK

Women Picture in Media

Year: 2008

To inform stakeholders regarding image of women in media

Location: Rajshahi Region

Successfully arranged a seminar at Rajshahi

Oxfam GB and CDC

Study on Importance and Necessity of Community Radio for Grassroots People

Year: 2008

To identifying Importance and necessity of community radio for grassroots people.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully conducted the study in two remote villages of Rajshahi

PANOS South Asia

Advocacy for Right to Information (RTI)

Year: 2008

 

To raise grassroots peoples voice for Right to Information  (RTI) Act.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged a consultation workshop in Rajshahi. 

PANOS Bangladesh

Enhancing Press Freedom

Year: 2008

Advocating for press freedom at the local level.

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arrange one seminar, one dialogue and journalists rally in Rajshahi.

UNESCO Bangladesh

Enhancing Press Freedom

Year: 2009

Observing World Press Freedom Day at Local Level

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully observed world press freedom day at Rajshahi.

ANOS South Asia

Raising Indigenous Voice through Radio (RAINVO)

Year: 2008-2009

 

To developing a set of indigenous radio broadcasters and raise their voice through radio

Location: Northern Region

Successfully arrange basic radio journalism training and 03 orientation courses.

World Association for Christian Communication (WACC)

Capacity Building of Local Journalists

Year: 2009-2010

To enhance skills and capacity of local journalists.

Location: Northern Region

The project will start from October 2009

UNESCO New Delhi

Climate Change Media Fellowship

Year: 2009-2010

 

To attain several climate change media conference in different country

Location: Global

Successfully attained Third Pole media workshop and South Asian Regional Climate Change Conference.

Internews, PANOS London, IIED

International Children Film Festival

Year: 2009

To arrange a international children film festival

Location: Rajshahi

Successfully arranged 3 days international children film festival.

Local Sponsors

Enhancing Climate Change Reporting of Journalists

Year: 2009-2010

 

To enhance skills and capacity of local journalists on climate change reporting.

Location: Northern Region

On-going

UNESCO Paris

Capacity Building of Indigenous People on Radio Journalism and Production

Year: 2010-2011

 

To build capacity of a group of indigenous youth people on radio journalism and program production.

Location: Northern Region

On-going

IPDC-UNESCO, New Delhi-India

Capacity Building of Women on Radio Journalism and Production

Year: 2010-2011

 

To build capacity of a group of young women on radio journalism and program production.

Location: Northern Region

The project will start from July  2010

IPDC-UNESCO, New Delhi-India

Set-up Community Radio

Year: 2010

 

To empowering local people through community radio.

Location: Rajshahi

On-going

Several Donors including UNESCO and WACC

 

May 06
  • Campaign for Establishing Human Rights Of the AIDS Infected People Winds up May 28

  • Long-term Training Stressed on AIDS Prevention May 28

  • Registration Going on for Journalism Training

  • Seminar on the Occasion of World Press Freedom Day May 10

  • World Press Freedom Day Observed in Rajshahi 03 May

April 06
  • Building-up Public Opinion Stressed to Prevent Women Violence 30 April
March 06
  • Largest Youth Festival in Rajshahi Ends 31 March

  • Young People Urged to Prevent HIV/AIDS March 24

February 06
  • Teachers to Play Key Role to Introduce AIDS Education. 26 February
  • Singers of Rajshahi Enthralled Dhaka by Folk Culture
  • Molazzem Hossain Selected for Award This Year25 February
  • Debate Festival Concluded in Rajshahi University. 19 February
  • British Council to Implement More Effective Programs
  • Mishu Champion in AIDS Awareness Debate . 18 February
  • Orientation on HIV/AIDS held at New Govt. Degree College. 15 February
  • Orientation on HIV/AIDS held at Court College. 14 February
  • Debate Festival Started in Rajshahi University. 02 February
  • Press Conference Held on Debate Festival
  • Orientation of teacher's role on HIV/AIDS held at Home Economics College. 01 February
January 06

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