Category Archives: News and Events

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

Continue Reading →

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,

Continue Reading →

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

Continue Reading →

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

Continue Reading →

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

Continue Reading →

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

Continue Reading →

BEF arranged a luncheon meeting on 11 December 2016

BEF arranged a luncheon meeting with Mr. Guy Ryder, Director-General of ILO and Ms. Linda Kromjong, Secretary-General of IOE at the BEF dining hall on 11 December 2016. Mr. Guy Ryder is seen delivering his speech. Mr. Salahuddin Kasem Khan, President of BEF is seen presenting a BEF crest to Mr. Mr. Guy Ryder at

Continue Reading →

Dhaka Summit on Skills, Employability, and Decent Work 2016

Bangladesh Employers’ Federation (BEF) jointly with the Ministry of Labour and Employment and National Coordination Committee for Workers Education (NCCWE) organized ‘Dhaka Summit on Skills, Employability, and Decent Work 2016′ during 11-13 December 2016. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina MP is seen inaugurating the Summit as chief guest at the Osmani Smriti Milonayoton on 11 December,

Continue Reading →

Promote disability inclusion in industries

BEF will support to organize workshop for 60 participants to disseminate employers’ guidelines on disability inclusion with the members of BEF and ISCs and Support to train HR Managers/MDs of industries (members of BEF and ISCs) on disability inclusion and using the guidelines. BEF will also support to establish Bangladesh Business & Disability Network (BBDN)

Continue Reading →

Promote gender equality & diversity in industries

BEF will support to organize workshop for 30 participants on gender equality and diversity in employment with employers Objective: Promoting gender equality & diversity industries Duration: November 2016 Total Participants: 30

Continue Reading →