7th March’s ‘Joy Bangla Concert’ became an integral part of the celebration of the historic speech of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Centre for Research and Information’s youth led platform Young Bangla is once again going to organize the Joy Bangla Concert for the sixth consecutive year.
With a vision to encourage the youth to share fresh and innovative ideas on the renewable energy sector to make power available for all and contribute to the overall sustainable development of Bangladesh, a nationwide innovative idea competition in the search for renewable energy titled ‘Bicchuron’ started on 21 October 2019.
The Dhaka Pitching of Bicchuron ‘বিচ্ছুরণ‘Project held on 22nd November 2019, an initiative of Young Bangla, youth wing of Centre for Research and Information (CRI), in collaboration with Power Cell of Ministry of Power, Energy, and Mineral Resources (MoPEMR), Green Delta Insurance Company Limited. – Bichchuron- is a nationwide innovative idea competition on renewable energy.
Young Bangla, one of the premier youth networks of Bangladesh, hosted an interactive discussion session with its leader and the ICT Affairs Advisor to the Honorable Prime Minister, Sajeeb Wazed. The discussion session was held on October 22, 2019 at the capital.
Chapter 2 of ‘Student to Startup’ project begin in 15th September with an inauguration and coordination event hosted by Young Bangla’ and Country’s biggest Innovation Platform ‘Innovation Design and Entrepreneurship Academy (IDEA)’ Project under the ICT Division.
Eight youth received the opportunity to work as intern at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs(MoFA) for a period of three months. They were placed to their designated desk through a cordial reception at MoFA. In continuation of the previous batch of internship placement in 2016, this new batch got selected through competitive and rigorous screening. Fresh graduates connected to Young Bangla network and looking for suitable employment opportunity offered this Vision 2021 Internship opportunity.
Usually there are three stages for a fresh startup to become one of the growing businesses of a market. Ideation process ensures the creative building of an entrepreneur while Incubation facilitates the startup to experience the market and gain the ultimate matured business system.
The world is just at the door steps of mostly anticipated fourth Industrial Revolution. The broaden application of Latest technologies is going to reshape almost every sector by the end of this youth led revolution. The world is hosting a record time high population of about 7.2 Billion where youth population is around 2.4 Billion.
Every day almost all the mainstream newspaper in Bangladesh shares news on gender-based harassment and violence in public places. Such news has become a regular happening like all the daily updates. It is a widely accepted fact in many parts of the world that women are subjected to gender-based sexual harassment and violence in public places on a regular basis. Young Bangla works with the promising youth of Bangladesh who has the potentials to eradicate all the malice and change the society. As a mediator between progressive youth and the law and policy maker of Bangladesh Young Bangla and its secretariat Centre for Research and Information (CRI) organizes initiatives for the youth segment of the nation.