Bangladesh Freedom Foundation (BFF)

Bangladesh Freedom Foundation (BFF) is an independent grant-making organization governed by a voluntary board of trustees. The Foundation was formed as a trust under Bangladesh law in September 1997 and registered with the NGO Affairs Bureau of the Government of Bangladesh in April 1998.

Bangladesh Freedom Foundation invests in programs that work towards freeing people from poverty, ignorance and oppression. The Foundation does not support any initiative or organization whose work is contrary to the principles of equality and respect for all religious, cultural and ethnic groups. It does not support any form of religious, ethnic, sectarian, racial discrimination or extremism, nor partisan political agendas.Bangladesh Freedom Foundation operates from an endowment grant provided by the Ford Foundation and welcomes collaborative grant-making with institutions that share similar goals and interests. More information .....

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A roundtable conference titled "Disinterest in Science Education: Our Responsibilities" has been organised by Bangla daily the Prothom Alo with support of the Bangladesh Freedom Foundation (BFF) at the daily's office in the capital on May 27, 2014. Along with top level government officials and eminent scientists, civil society leaders of the country, Honorable Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid MP attended the roundtable. The program was moderated by Mr. Abdul Qaiyum, Joint Editor of Prothom Alo.

Bangladesh Freedom Foundation, Daily Samakal and Scholastica School and college have jointly organized a two-day long Inter School Science Fair at Uttara Campus of Scholastica School from 24 to 25 March 2014. 30 renowned English and Bangla medium high schools of Dhaka city attended the Fair. Young scientists of those schools contested with their science projects at the fair.

Prominent educationist Dr. Serajul Islam Choudhury, Professor Emeritus of University of Dhaka, attended as the chief guest at the opening ceremony.

A MoU was signed between Country Director, Practical Action Bangladesh and Executive Director, BFF and was handed over on 11th March at Practical Action Bangladesh office, Dhaka. Dr. Faruk-Ul-Islam, Head, Organisational development; Mehrab Ul Goni, Comunication Manager of Practical Action, Sazzadur Rahaman Chowdhury, Executive Director of BFF; Morshed Alam, Program Officer, BFF and Biplob Rahman, CEO of Kingbodonty Media were present in the occasion.

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