Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) invited the 64 Chairmen from 61 District Councils (Zilla Parishad) and 3 Chittagong Hill Tract District Councils as well as 4 Mayors of 4 City Corporations who are the ex-officio Chairmen of district and city units/branches of BDRCS, to attend an orientation on Red Cross Red Crescent (RCRC) Movement.
Even though they have very busy schedule, today around 50 of them have joined the event. Mr. Khandker Mosharraf Hossain, MP, Honorable Minister, Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperative, People's Republic of Bangladesh graced this event as Chief Guest. Heartfelt thanks to them.
The main aim of today's event is to provide them some hands-on knowledge on what BDRCS and the RCRC Movement are, what the main activities, how BDRCS is constituted, what the guiding principles and standards are. Besides, this orientation also aims at maximizing mutual understanding and scaling up the auxiliary status of BDRCS to the public authorities.