This is to cordially request the presence of your media representatives at the Press Conference on the workshop titled
“We have not forgotten you – Pathways for Rehabilitation of Prisoners”.
To build effective partnerships for a sustainable rehabilitation process of inmates and released prisoners in Bangladesh, Improvement of the Real Situation of Overcrowding of Prisons in Bangladesh (IRSOP), implemented by the Ministry of Home Affairs, with technical support from the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, has organized a multi-stakeholder workshop. The workshop will focus on how to offer the prisoners and their families a chance to reintegrate into the society and avoid possible re-offence.
Chief Guest: Mr. Asaduzzaman Khan, MP – Honorable State Minister, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of Bangladesh
Special Guest: Mr. C.Q.K. Mustaq Ahmed – Senior Home Secretary
Special Guest: Dr. Shawkat Mostafa – Additional Secretary- Law & Planning Division
Special guest: Brigadier General Syed Iftekhar Uddin – Inspector General of Prisons
Special guest: Senior representative from DFID
Key Notes Speaker: Ms. Alokanonda Roy -Dance Therapist for rehabilitation of prisoners, India
GIZ representative: Mr. Richard Miles -Principal Advisor,
Date: Tuesday, 6th May, 2014
Time: 11.30 am- 12 pm
Venue: Radisson Water Garden Hotel, Dhaka