On the eve of the 16th SAARC Summit to be held in Thimpu, Bhutan on 28 – 29 April 2010, the South Asian CSO leaders are organizing Peoples’ SAARC summit in Delhi on 23 & 24 April 2010. In this context Peoples’ SAARC Bangladesh Chapter has organized several events in Dhaka, which includes- press conference on 17 April, cultural Program on 18 April and National Seminar on 19 April. From these events CSO leaders in Bangladesh called the South Asian Governments to bring out SAARC from the grip of bureaucracy and make the SAARC for the well-being of the common people of the South Asia. They also demanded Visa Free South to foster solidarity and people-to-people contact. CSO leader from Bangladesh, including representative from EquityBD, are also participating in the Peoples’ SAARC Summit in Delhi.
Besides, EquityBD has developed several policies brief on the emerging common issues of the South Asian countries; Please find the policy briefs at below