Bangladesh Employment and Labour Market Watch, 2019: Sectoral challenges and opportunities

A seminar on “Bangladesh Employment and Labour Market Watch, 2019: Sectoral
challenges and opportunities” was jointly organized by Centre for Development and Employment Research (CDER) and Policy Research Institute (PRI) on March 2, 2020.

The seminar was chaired by Dr Zaidi Sattar, Chairman, PRI. Opening remarks were made by Dr. Rushidan Islam Rahman, Executive Chairperson, CDER, and Dr Ahsan Mansur, Executive Director, PRI. Main presentations at the seminar were made by

(i) Dr. Rizwanul Islam, Senior Visiting Fellow, CDER, and Distinguished Fellow, PRI;
(ii) Dr. Rushidan Islam Rahman, Executive Chairperson, CDER, and former Member, Board of Directors, Bangladesh Bank; and
(iii) Dr Quazi Shahabuddin, Senior Fellow, CDER, and Former Director General, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS).

The presentations can be found under “publications”.

The seminar was widely covered by the national media. A compilation of some of those reports can be found by clicking here …