Global Think Tank Summit 2017

Yokohama, Japan || May 2017 Mr. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG was invited to speak at the Summit where he spoke in a session that discussed the evolving role of think tanks and civil societies in a changing world with impending challenges. The Think Tank and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) at the University of Pennsylvania,… Read More

IPAG participates in 10th IDSA South Asia Conference: Strengthening Connectivity in South Asia

Mr. Khasru was invited to speak at the 10th IDSA South Asia Conference: Strengthening Connectivity in South Asia, organized by Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA) on March 2017 in New Delhi. He shared his thoughts on ‘Connectivity in South Asia: Opportunities, Potentials & Challenges’ and ‘Towards an Integrated South Asia’.

5TH Day Long SUB Faculty Training Program

Ms. Avia Nahreen, Senior Research Associate at IPAG, was invited as a guest speaker at State University of Bangladesh’s (SUB) 5th Day Long Faculty Training Program to speak on the “Current Challenges & Strategic Visions for Good Governance in Bangladesh.” Faculties of the university presented on the various aspects of good governance and the need… Read More

Visit of IFS Delegation to IPAG

Officer Trainees from the latest batch of the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) came for an interactive discussion session at the IPAG office on March 15, 2017. Twenty young diplomats visited Bangladesh for a familiarization tour on March 2017. As a part of their orientation, the Indian High Commission in Bangladesh wanted to organize an interaction… Read More

Seminar on International Energy Efficiency Day 2017

The Institute for Policy, Advocacy, and Governance (IPAG), in association with the Hydrocarbon unit, Energy & Mineral Resources Division, Government of Bangladesh organized a Seminar on the occasion of the International Energy Efficiency Day 2017 on March 5, 2017 (Sunday) at The Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden Hotel. The event was the first of its… Read More

Participation at the YouthCAN Innovation Lab

The Institute for Strategic Dialogue, a UK based think tank, in association with the Foreign Commonwealth Office, UK organized a two-day workshop on Counter-Extremism in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on March 2017. Participants were invited from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Malaysia to design a campaign for countering extremism in their own countries. Aisha Binte Abdur Rob,… Read More

T20 Task Force on Forced Migration (TFFM) Outreach Event in Jordan

IPAG had been inducted into the T20 task force on migration and joined the T20 Task Force on Forced Migration (TFFM) Outreach Event in Jordan during February 2017. The TFFM Outreach Event combined a one-day conference format, which includes opportunities for collaboration and exchange in smaller settings, with one-day worth of field visits. Participants were… Read More

Conclave on 45 Years of Canada – Bangladesh Relations

The Canadian High Commission in Bangladesh and the Institute for Policy, Advocacy, and Governance (IPAG) jointly organized a half-day Conclave on ‘Canada-Bangladesh Diplomatic Relations: 45 Years of Progress’ on February 25 (Saturday), 2017 at the Lakeshore Hotel, Gulshan. The conclave, participated by leading policymakers, experts, intellectuals, thought leaders and the business community, was an initiative… Read More

Indo-Bangladesh Multi Sectoral Cooperation

Institute of Social and Cultural Studies (ISCS), in association with Research Information Systems (RIS), Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies and Nehru Memorial Meuseum Library organized an international conference on “Indo-Bangladesh Multi Sectoral Cooperation” on January 2017 in New Delhi. The conference aimed at strengthening the Indo-Bangladesh… Read More

International Best Practices in Power and Energy Sector: Lessons for South Asia & Bangladesh

During the Power & Energy Week 2016, as a Knowledge Partner of the Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resource (MoPEMR), Government of Bangladesh (GoB), IPAG organized a seminar on “International Best Practices in Power & Energy Sector: Lessons for South Asia and Bangladesh” on December 2016 at Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel, Dhaka, Bangladesh…. Read More