On 09 December 2017, Mr. Md. Nazrul Islam, Secretary of Roads and Highway Department; Mr. Syed Ahmed,Executive Director of DTC and Mr. Md. Farid Ahmad Bhuiyan, Chairman of BRTC made a good start of this initiative through setting a “Smoke-free Transport” in a bus at Kamalapur BRTC bus depot. After the enactment of Tobacco Control Act, smoke-free signage stickershas established in all the transport of Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC).However, because the previously installed stickers have been damagedue to long time spent, BRTC has taken initiatives to set up permanent sign in the buses.Read more ..
Work for a Better Bangladesh Trust participated in the Smart City Campaign organized by Access to Information (Honorable Prime Minister's Office, Bangladesh) UNDP and other stakeholder organizations. Under this program we participated in the Innovation Hub, where more than 100 organizations, institutions, persons came with their ideas to build a smart city. We prepared a model to build a pedestrian friendly neighbourhood. And we are awarded with Best Innovation Concept (Implementation) Award!