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Commonwealth of Learning- Skills for Work Scholarship- Call for Applications for Second Cohort ( October 2021-March 2022)

Better Future for Women in Bangladesh invites eligible Bangladeshi citizens to apply for the Second Cohort of the Commonwealth of Learning-Skills for Work Scholarship. The aim of the the scholarship is to close the skills gap for in-demand and high-demand jobs in Bangladesh. COL aims to support the efforts required for decent employment and entrepreneurship and pave the way for skilling, reskilling, upskilling, and lifelong learning.

To learn more about the COL-Skills for Work Scholarship and submit your application online, please visit our dedicated website for the project: col-skillsforwork-bd.org

Skills for Work Social media page: Commonwealth of Learning Skills for Work – Bangladesh https://www.facebook.com/Commonwealth-of-Learning-Skills-for-Work-Bangladesh-109262764554291

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নারী চালকদের কাজের সুযোগ তৈরিতে বেটার ফিউচার ফর উইমেন-উবার চুক্তি

March 9th, 2021|

The Daily Star, March 4th , 2021 নারী চালকদের কাজের সুযোগ তৈরি করে দিতে ঢাকাভিত্তিক প্রতিষ্ঠান ‘বেটার ফিউচার ফর উইমেন’ (বিএফডব্লিউ) এর সঙ্গে একটি চুক্তি সই করেছে উবার। নারীদের দক্ষতা অর্জনের মাধ্যমে উবারের চালক হিসেবে

Uber partners with Better Future for Women to onboard women drivers in Bangladesh

March 9th, 2021|

The Daily Satr, March 4th, 2021 To mark International Women's Day 2021, Uber today announced a partnership with Dhaka-based non-profit foundation, Better Future for Women (BFW), which will enable women to gain skills so they

ntv shows highlights Better Future for Women initiative Workforce Recovery Program

December 27th, 2020|

Better Future for Women initiatives - Commonwealth of Learning-Coursera Workforce Recovery Program and Skills Online Bangladesh Initiative- responding to skills gaps and unemployment in Bangladesh caused by the COVID Pandemic. Link to the ntv show 

Sumaiya Shimu joins The Asia Foundation Talk Show on gender equality and positive male role modeling

December 27th, 2020|

Sumaiya Shimu joins The Asia Foundation Talk Show on gender equality and positive male role modeling Link to the Talk Show On 10 December 2020, Sumaiya Shimu joined The Asia Foundation Bangladesh Talk Show on

Policy Brief: Safe Migration for Bangladeshi Female Workers 

July 30th, 2020|

Policy Brief: Safe Migration for Bangladeshi Female Workers  This policy brief aims at identifying potential strategic approaches to mainstream migration and gender into the development agenda and providing guidance on formulating and implementing gender-responsive migration.

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