The Council of Minorities, a Human Rights Organization which works for establishing the Rights of different minority communities in Bangladesh is organizing the National Annual Minority Leadership Summit – 2021 on “Skill & Empowerment in The New Normal” which is due to be held from 19 to 21 October, 2021 at the NGO Forum for Public Health, Dhaka. This year, at the summit, Centre for Peace and Justice (CPJ), Brac University, Nagorik Uddyog and Nationality for All are participating as knowledge partners for the event.
Zakir Hossain, Chief Executive, Nagorik Uddyog, Manzoor Hasan, Executive Director, CPJ and Subin Mulmi, Executive Director, Nationality for All will speak on the Summit. The event shall include presentation and discussion on Minority Reports by Monjurul Islam, Nagorik Uddyog; Sanjeeb Drong, General Secretary at Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples Forum and a recorded Statement from Dr. Fernand de Varennes, United Nations Special Rapporteur. The event will be inaugurated by Khalid Hussain, the Chief Executive of Council of Minorities and the event will be moderated by Shahariar Sadat, Director, Academic and Legal Empowerment at CPJ.