AFA VICE CHAIRPERSON HONORED AS ENLIGHTENED WOMEN ON THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2017

Monday, 27th March 2017

Marking International Women’s Day 2017, Vice Chairperson of the Philippines's ILC Asia member, Asian Farmer Association has made a breakthrough as one of the eight enlightened women in making changes. 

Awarded by 'RTV Joya Alokito Nari 2017", Mrs. Shazada Begum was standing proudly among the other cross-sectoral eight enlightened women, who are being recognized in making changes. This event was being held at Bangabandhu International Conference Center on March 9, 2017. 

Since 2013, popular satellite channel RTV has honoured eight enlightened women at a programme titled “RTV Joya Alokito Nari ”. 2017 is the first year where agriculture is listed as one of the categories.

Among the other awardees are Professor Mahfuza Khanam (Education), Farida Parvin (Music), Shujata Azim (Acting, Film), Luna Samsuddin (IT), DIG Mili Biswas (Police), Shazada Begum (Agriculture),  Jubera Rahman Lini(Sports) and Sawkat Naznin Khan (Youth).

*Repost and edited from AFA website

*photo credits by AFA