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Newly-elected office-bearers of BEF met with the Hon’ble Minister for Law, Justice & Parliamentary Affairs

  Newly-elected office-bearers of Bangladesh Employers’ Federation met with the Hon’ble Minister for Law, Justice & Parliamentary Affairs, Mr. Anisul Huq, MP on Sunday, 6 August, 2017 at his office.

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Newly-elected office-bearers of BEF met with the Hon’ble Minister of State for Labour and Employment

  Newly-elected office-bearers of Bangladesh Employers’ Federation met with the Hon’ble Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr. Md. Mujibul Haque, MP on Sunday, 6 August, 2017at his office.

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Mr. Kamran T. Rahman has been elected as the new president of Bangladesh Employers’ Federation (BEF)

  Kamran T. Rahman has been elected as the new president of Bangladesh Employers’ Federation (BEF) for the two-year term, from 2017 through 2019, the Federation said in a statement. Mr. Rahman is a leading entrepreneur in the jute and tea sectors of Bangladesh. He is the chairman and managing director of Pubali Jute Mills

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BEF, UNDP join hands for private sector management skills development

  Bangladesh Employers’ Federation and the United Nations Development Programme yesterday joined hands to develop management skills in the private sector. “This is a crying need for the private sector,” said Salahuddin Kasem Khan, president of BEF, who signed the deal with UNDP Country Director Sudipto Mukerjee in a ceremony yesterday. Under the agreement, the

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Training program on OHS and Soft Skills for RMG & Textile sector

Another initiative of Bangladesh Employers’ Federation in collaboration with BRAC under ADB-SEIP, SD-16. This is a training based intervention with Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP), Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh for six industry sector including IT, RMG & Textile, Leather & Footwear, Construction, Light Engineering and Ship-building. In this initiative will cover Total

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The BEF, jointly with Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), organized a seminar titled “Capacity Building of Management Professionals: Way Forward for Bangladesh”

  The BEF, jointly with Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), organized a seminar titled “Capacity Building of Management Professionals: Way Forward for Bangladesh” at the BEF on April 26, 2017.  Professor Dr. Gowher Rizvi, International Relation Affairs Adviser to the Prime Minister was the chief guest while Mr. Muhammad Abdul Moyeen, PhD, Professor & Chairman,

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Master Trainers Meeting on 20 April 2017

  To present the mid-term results and impact of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) training in ready-made garments (RMG) factories in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Employers’ Federation (BEF) in collaboration with the International Training Centre (ITC-ILO) organized a ‘Master Trainers Meeting’ on 20 April 2017 at 10:00 am in the Conference Hall of BEF. This was a

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Training to HR Managers for Promoting Disability Inclusion in the Workplace

  Bangladesh Employers’ Federation (BEF), jointly with Bangladesh Skill for Employment and Productivity (BSEP) project, ILO country office for Dhaka, organized a training program on Promoting Disability Inclusion in the Workplace for HR managers during 6-7 March and 8-9 March 2017. Mr. Albert Mollah, Executive Director, Access Bangladesh, as resource person, conducted the program which

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Bangladesh Employers Federation (BEF) organised a seminar titled “Apprenticeship in Bangladesh: Challenges and Way Forward”

  Bangladesh Employers Federation (BEF) organised a seminar titled “Apprenticeship in Bangladesh: Challenges and Way Forward” at the BEF on February 23, 2017. The purpose of the seminar was to promote and share the concept of apprenticeship and its benefits for the industry. Among others, Mr. Asad-Uz-Zaman, Policy Expert,  Access to Information (a2i) Programme, Prime

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Making Workplace Disability Inclusive: Developing Employers’ Network

BEF organized, jointly with the Bangladesh Skills for Employment and Productivity (B-SEP) Project of the ILO, a workshop entitled “Making Workplace Disability Inclusive:  Developing Employers’ Network” on 17 December 2016 at the BEF. The workshop aimed at establishing Bangladesh Business and Disability Network (BBDN) of employers recruiting or willing to recruit employees with disabilities.  The

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