Past Events 2019

MoU Signing Ceremony with a2i
Date: 8.1.19
Place: a2i office, ICT Bhaban, ICT Tower, Agargaon, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar
Jointly organized by a2i and RMMRU
Supported by: Fairer Labour Migration (FLM) Project, British Council
RMMRU signed a MoU with Access to Information (a2i) under a project titled ‘Fairer Labour Migration’ of British Council. Dr. CR Abrar, Executive Director of RMMRU and a2i project Director Mustafizur Rahman signed the MoU on behalf of respective organizations at a ceremony held at the ICT Bhaban on 8 January 2019.

Under the project, awareness on safe migration would be enhanced through the dissemination of information, said Mr. Mustafizur Rahman. He also said migration information would be made publicly available through the participatory efforts of the migrants, service providing Union Digital Centre (UDC) entrepreneur and the agents of 333 number call centers. He expressed his high hope about the success of this initiative with RMMRU. “A lot needs to be done and this can be the beginning of a fruitful partnership”, he noted.

Dr. CR Abrar thanked a2i for taking the initiative to promote safe migration at the grassroots level and partnering with RMMRU. He highlighted the past useful collaboration of RMMRU with various government agencies and expressed the hope that the new venture would contribute to meaningful decentralizing of migration services and help establish good governance in the migration sector.

a2i e-service specialist Mohammad Ashraful Amin and RMMRU director for programme Marina Sultana, among others, were present at the MoU signing ceremony.