Bangladesh Freedom Foundation (BFF)

Bangladesh Freedom Foundation (BFF) is an independent grant-making organization governed by a voluntary board of trustees. The Foundation was formed as a trust under Bangladesh law in September 1997 and registered with the NGO Affairs Bureau of the Government of Bangladesh in April 1998.

Bangladesh Freedom Foundation invests in programs that work towards freeing people from poverty, ignorance and oppression. The Foundation does not support any initiative or organization whose work is contrary to the principles of equality and respect for all religious, cultural and ethnic groups. It does not support any form of religious, ethnic, sectarian, racial discrimination or extremism, nor partisan political agendas.Bangladesh Freedom Foundation operates from an endowment grant provided by the Ford Foundation and welcomes collaborative grant-making with institutions that share similar goals and interests. More information .....

You are here:
Bangladesh Freedom Foundation

 With the aim to encourage children and teenagers in science education a two-day long Children Science Congress 2014 is held at national Science Museum on August 29 and 30, 2014. The Society for the Popularisation of Science, Bangladesh (SPSB) organised the programme with the assistance of Bangladesh Freedom Foundation for the second time this year. First Security Islami Bank Ltd (FSIBL) has sponsored the festival.

Started on April 04, 2014, BFF-SAMAKAL National Science Debate 2014 concluded on June 07, 2014. The final events were held at Dhaka Residential Model College auditorium on June 06-07, 2014. The major objective of this contest was to promote and popularize science through the participation of higher secondary students at a debate contest across the country.

A roundtable conference titled "Disinterest in Science Education: Our Responsibilities" has been organised by Bangla daily the Prothom Alo with support of the Bangladesh Freedom Foundation (BFF) at the daily's office in the capital on May 27, 2014. Along with top level government officials and eminent scientists, civil society leaders of the country, Honorable Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid MP attended the roundtable. The program was moderated by Mr. Abdul Qaiyum, Joint Editor of Prothom Alo.

Page 8 of 15