To review SUPRO’s activities, give future directions and approval an Executive Board Meeting was organized on 5th September 2014 where 8 board members including SUPRO director as team leader of secretariat team, attended. A number of important issues regarding SUPROs campaign works were discussed and finalized through the board meeting.
Aiming to build up master trainer on tax justice SUPRO organised a three day long training programme from 26-28 August, 2014 at SUPRO STAR center, Dhaka. The training was inaugurated by SUPRO EB member MA Quader in the presence of Oxfam policy and campaign officer Dhana Ranjan Tripura. SUPRO board member Hosne Ara Hashi and the consultant of the training module Sherajud Dahar Khan also presented in the inauguration session. SUPRO Director Alison Subrata Baroi moderated the session. 16 persons including 1 female (14 district secretaries and 2 district committee members) from Lalmonirhat, Khagrachhori, Chapainababgonj, Nilphamari, Gaibandha, Magura, Pirojpur, Rangpur, Hobigonj, Bagerhat, Jessore, Jaipurhat, Gopalgonj, Khulna were the participants of the training where Shariful Islam Coordinator, Training & Capacity Building, Md. Areful Islam, AC-TJC, Shakera Nahar Coordinator- Campaign, Kriti Bijoy Chakma, AC- M&D, Dil Afrose Duetee, AC- N&M were present as facilitator.
In order to conduct social audit in 24 districts for identifying gaps of services for quality education and health are reflected through participation of grass root civil society, community and local administration, SUPRO organized a startup orientation and planning workshop between August 20, 2014 and August 24, 2014. In the planning workshop board member, national council member, district secretary and district campaign facilitator of SUPRO actively participated. In this planning workshop social audit tools, methods and techniques have shared with the participants.
Snippet information have also been collected from the audience as feedback of questioner development and finalizing and a decission have been taken after finalizing the questioner it will be sent to distric within this montha and after that Social Audit will be started from next month and will be completed with in this month. In this planning workshop both PPPR&PS and Promoting Tax Justice in Bangladesh projects plan and guideline also have been shared befor the participants. In the last day of the planning workshop Oxfam policy and campaing officer Dhana Ranjan Trupura joined and gave his valuable feedback and coments.