Good governance for which people cherish, is not possible to accomplish in the existing political reality. Perkiness of an aware citizens group who will be aware to establish and protect their rights i.e will play their role as attentive concierges in the state including all spheres of the society are needed for this. At the same time, they will play their role as pressure groups on the government, the policy makers and the different services providing institutions. SHUJAN is trying this to organize the aware, active, and clamorous citizens. Because, like famous American justice Francis Frankfurter…, SHUJAN also believes on “No other post in the state is as important as citizens”. Read the rest of this entry »
Human chain demanding protection for sundarban arranged by SHUJAN-Citizens for Good Governance, Bagherhat district committee was held at 4 PM on 13 December 2014 at Mithapukurpar, sadar, Bagherhat highlighting the slogan –save sundarban, save country, save environment . Dr. Badiul Alam Majumdar, Central Secretary, SHUJAN, Professor Mozaffar Hossain, Presedent, SHUJAN-Bagherhat District Committee, Dilip Kumar Sarkar, Central Coordiantor, SHUJAN, Mrs. Farida Begum, President, Bangladesh Mohila Parishad, Bagherhat District Committee, Advocate Parveen Ahmeed Vice-Chairman, Bagherhat Upazila Parishad and Joining Secretary, District committee, SHUJAN, Professor Amirul Alam, prominent scholar, and Sheikh Asad, Vice president, SHUJAN, Bagherhat District committee participated in the human chain. Besides them, people from all sectors participated in the human chain showing their solidarity.
Dialogue on needful actions of citizens for good governance was held at 4.30 PM on 13 December 2014 arranged by SHUJAN-Citizens for Good Governance, Bagherhat District Committee. Dr. Badiul Alam Majumdar, Central Secretary, SHUJAN was present in the dialogue which was presided over by Professor Mozaffar Hossain, Presedent, SHUJAN-Bagherhat District Committee. Dilip Kumar Sarkar, Central Coordiantor, SHUJAN, Mrs. Farida Begum, President, Bangladesh Mohila Parishad, Bagherhat District Committee, Advocate Parveen Ahmeed Vice-Chairman, Bagherhat Upazila Parishad and Joining Secretary, District committee, SHUJAN, Professor Amirul Islam, prominent scholar, Sheikh Asad, Executive Director, Udayan Bangladesh, Sheikh Shahidur Rahman, and Abul Kalam Azad also participated in the dialogue. Advocate Shariful Islam Thandu, Secretary, SHUJAN-Bagherhar District Committee moderated the dialogue.
In spite of end of duration of Dhaka City Corporation in 2007, election has not yet been held resulting much people’s suffering. On the other hand, Zila Parishad election has not yet been held, in spite of constitutional obligation and favorable environment. So, these two elections are essential for the welfare of the people. Leaders of SHUJAN-Citizens for Good Governance made this comment in the roundtable on Dhaka City Corporation and Zila Parishad election held on 11 December 2014 at VIP lounge of national press club, Dhaka. Read the rest of this entry »
Conference of Moulovibazar district committee of SHUJAN-Citizens for Good Governance was held on 27 November 2014. Chief guest Dr. Badiul Alam Majumdar, secretary, central committee, and special guest Dilip Kumar Sarkar, central coordinator delivered their speech. Besides leaders and followers of Moulovibazar district, different upazila and union committees, invited representatives from various sectors in the district sadar were also present there. In total more than two hundred and fifty participants participated in the inaugural session. District committee consisted of 29 members was formed through council after inaugural session. Read the rest of this entry »
Speakers at a roundtable discussion underscoring the need for improving the standard of examination at institution level alongside public ones to ensure quality education.
They alleged that although thousands of students are being given GPA-5 in public examinations every year, the quality of education remains a far cry. Read the rest of this entry »
September 1, 2014: A roundtable discussion entitled ‘Amendment to the Constitution: Impeachment of the Judges and its Significance’ organized by SHUJAN-Citizens for Good Governance held at the National Press Club.
Protesting the motion of the incumbent government on constitution amendment and impeachment of judges, speakers said it would be wise to bring the changes immediately.
SHUJAN Secretary Dr. Badiul Alam Majumdar, who presented a written statement, expressed concern that parliament, would in a similar fashion be given power to remove officials of other constitutional and statutory bodies and that all independent institutions would finally come under the control of the government. Read the rest of this entry »