Dhaka, 27th October 2010. Today in a human chain and rally in front of national press club civil society groups demanded unity to uphold South Asian Regionalism and to ensure Right to Food of South Asian hungry people. It should be noted that 4th board meeting of the SAARC food bank is being inaugurated in the city today. The rally was organized by Agriculture Reporters Forum, Bangladesh Krishok Federation, EquityBD, Coastal Development Partnership, and Nagorik Uddogue, Media Foundation for Trade and Development and South Asia Alliance for Poverty Eradication (SAAPE). The rally was moderated by Mostafa Kamal Akanda of EquityBD, was spoken by, Rezaul Karim Chowdhury of SAAPE, Zaid Iqbal Khan and Mohiuddin Howlader Mohin of Krishok Federation, Fazlur Rahman a farmer from Baraguna, Dr. Sohel Iqbal from COAST and Debayoni Basu from IMSE India.
Download Related Paper [Bangla_Press] [Positional paper]