Bangladesh Ministry of Information (MOI) Secretary, Mr Martuza Ahmed highlighted AIBD and Bangladeshi media had decades long relationship as the then Director General of Bangladesh Betar (BB), Mr A K M Nesar Uddin Bhuiyan was AIBD’s past vice-presidentfor two executive tenure from 2012 to 2016.  

Besides, the public broadcasters like Bangladesh Television and Bangladesh Betar and the National Institute of Media Communication (NIMC) are full members of AIBD.

He also expressed his appreciation towards the efforts of AIBD with regards to capacity building of broadcasters in the Asia-Pacific Region. 

Aiming to train reporters working in hostile situations in Asia Pacific region, on necessary skills of preparedness and overcoming belligerent scenarios while reporting, the regional workshop of AIBD / Hoso Bunka Foundation (HBF) for year 2017 begins at AIBD headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

From 8 different countries, 11 producers and reporters from AIBD’s member organisations participated in 6th Responsible Business Forum, which was held in Singapore from 22-23 November 2017. These media professionals, representing Asia Pacific region, recorded various interviews and sessions, involving the top SDG leaders present for the event.