Activities

A Dialogue Meeting with the Sundarbans Professionals in Mongla Chadpai Union, June 18, 2017

A Dialogue Meeting with the Sundarbans Professionals in Mongla Chadpai Union, June 18, 2017

Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Pashur River Waterkeeper jointly organized a discussion meeting on the afternoon of 18th June, 2017 at Kanainagar, Mongla with the theme of read more

Civil dialogue meeting on ‘Save Pashur River, Save the Sundarbans’, Civil Dialogue Meeting in Biddarbahon, Mongla

Civil dialogue meeting on ‘Save Pashur River, Save the Sundarbans’, Civil Dialogue Meeting in Biddarbahon, Mongla

On the Monday afternoon of 19th of June, a civil dialogue meeting was held with the theme of ‘Save Pashur River, Save the Sundarbans’ in Biddarbahon village, Mongla. read more

Consultative Meeting to Protect Buriganga River and to Prevent its Pollution

Consultative Meeting to Protect Buriganga River and to Prevent its Pollution

Once Buriganga was considered as a lifeline of Dhaka city. Ironically, the mighty Buriganga River, which flows by Dhaka, is now one of the most polluted rivers in read more

Observed the International Tiger Day 2017

Observed the International Tiger Day 2017

The world’s largest mangrove forest, the Sundarbans is situated in the coastal region of Bay of Bengal. It is one of the natural wonders of the world. It was read more

Movement to Protect the River Jamuna and Its Community

Movement to Protect the River Jamuna and Its Community

Together with other regional, national and local organizations, Waterkeepers Bangladesh organized a community meeting with the people of Bhatpiyari, Sirajganj on 7th of read more

Movement to Protect the Old Brahmaputra River and Its Community

Movement to Protect the Old Brahmaputra River and Its Community

Waterkeepers Bangladesh together with other regional, national and local organizations arranged a community meeting with the people of Pathaliya, located in Jamalpur read more

Movement to Protect the Old Brahmaputra and Its Community

Movement to Protect the Old Brahmaputra and Its Community

Flood has always been considered as one of the major problems for the community living in Chargobindhapur, as it is located by the bank of Old Bramaputra. In past few read more

Press Conference on, “Saving the River, the Sundarbans and the People from Pashur River Erosion”

Press Conference on, “Saving the River, the Sundarbans and the People from Pashur River Erosion”

Pashur River Waterkeeper and National Committee for Saving the Sundarbans (NCSS) jointly organized a Press Conference on, “Saving the River, the Sundarbans and the read more

Celebrating World Rivers Day ‘17

Celebrating World Rivers Day ‘17

1 World Rivers Day Every year, World Rivers Day is being observed in Bangladesh with various programs highlighting the importance of protecting the rivers that are facing an array of threats. This year, with the theme “Encroachment read more

Meeting with the volunteers of Pashur River Waterkeeper

Meeting with the volunteers of Pashur River Waterkeeper

  Pashur River Waterkeeper (PRW) organized a meeting for the volunteers of the organization at their own office premises located at BLS Road, Mongla on 18 read more

Press Conference on “Uses of Coal and its impact on Natural Resources”

Press Conference on “Uses of Coal and its impact on Natural Resources”

Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) and Waterkeepers Bangladesh jointly organized a Press Conference on 06 January 2018 in National Press Club on “Uses of Coal and read more

Discussion meeting on “Renewal Energy Prospect in Bangladesh”

Discussion meeting on “Renewal Energy Prospect in Bangladesh”

Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) and Waterkeepers Bangladesh jointly organized a discussion meeting on “Renewal Energy Prospect in Bangladesh” on Monday, 19th read more

Press Conference on “Industrialization in Southern Bangladesh: Citizens’ Concern”

Press Conference on “Industrialization in Southern Bangladesh: Citizens’ Concern”

Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) and Waterkeepers organized a press conference in Dhaka Reporters Unity Roundtable auditorium on "Industrialization in Southern read more

Human chain for the eviction of illegal occupancies and dredging of the River Shakhaborak

Human chain for the eviction of illegal occupancies and dredging of the River Shakhaborak

“You have to protect rivers if you want to live” with this slogan, a human chain was held in front of Nabigonj Notun Bazar, Habiganj on 24 April, 2018 jointly read more

Press conference on ”Protest of the destructive activities in and around the Sundarbans by the government and to protect it”

Press conference on ”Protest of the destructive activities in and around the Sundarbans by the government and to protect it”

Before all the factories around the Sundarbans, including the Rampal power plant fully functional the loss of the Sundarbans has started. Not only the plants and read more

Monitoring and Evaluation meeting in Dhaka together with the activists from Patuakhali, Cox’s Bazar and Bagerhat

Monitoring and Evaluation meeting in Dhaka together with the activists from Patuakhali, Cox’s Bazar and Bagerhat

A review meeting was held among the activists from Mongla, Kalapara and Moheskhali on 19 May 2018 in Dhaka.The consultation meeting was presided over by Dr. Mohd. read more

Celebrating World Environment Day 2018

Celebrating World Environment Day 2018

To protect the Pashur river and the Sundarbans from the adverse effect of coal pollution and reckless industrialization BAPA, Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Pashur River read more

Human chain to protect Khowai River

Human chain to protect Khowai River

A human chain was organized jointly by Khowai River Waterkeeper and Bangladesh Paribesh Andolon (BAPA), Habiganj Branch demanding for eviction of illegal occupancy, the excavation of river Khowai and repairing the damaged embankment of read more

Celebrating The International Tiger Day-2018

Celebrating The International Tiger Day-2018

On July 29th, Sunday, Waterkeepers Bangladesh and Pashur River Waterkeeper jointly celebrated The International Tiger Day-2018 by organizing various programs and read more

Discussion meeting on ‘My River My Life’

Discussion meeting on ‘My River My Life’

'My River My Life' If we protect rivers, our lives will be protected. To protect the mother earth we must save our rivers. Speakers at a discussion meeting on 'My read more

Round table meeting on “How to protect Buriganga and Dhaleshwari from tannery pollution”

Round table meeting on “How to protect Buriganga and Dhaleshwari from tannery pollution”

Buriganga Riverkeeper and Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) jointly organized a round table meeting at the VIP Lounge of National Press Club at Shegunbagicha, Dhaka on read more

Mass gathering of fisherman to save Pashur river and the Sundarbans

Mass gathering of fisherman to save Pashur river and the Sundarbans

Waterkeepers Bangladesh, Pashur River Waterkeeper and Dubla Fishermen Group jointly organized a big gathering of the fishermen to protect river Pashur and the read more

Discussion meeting in Gurudaspur upazila held ahead of the Boral River Convention on 5th May 2019

Discussion meeting in Gurudaspur upazila held ahead of the Boral River Convention on 5th May 2019

  Discussion meeting in Gurudaspur upazila held on 1st March 2019 ahead of the Boral River Convention The Boral River, once serving as a major water route of 15 read more

Press conference held on International Day of Action for Rivers

Press conference held on International Day of Action for Rivers

On the eve of International Day of Action for Rivers, a press conference was held at Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) on March 14, 2019 jointly organized by Bangladesh read more