Bangladesh has successfully organized the 7th Executive Committee meeting at Hotel Eastern
Residence in Dhaka, Bangladesh in early February, 2006. A total of 15 members
participated in the meeting which was chaired by Rev. Mitsuo Miyake, President of
Mr Sukumar David, Secretary General and Executive committee members from the various
chapters attended. OB member Mr. M. H. Zaman attended as a special invitee.
organized a meeting of the Executive Committee members of AYC and members of various NGOs
of Bangladesh at Hotel Eastern Residence, Dhaka, Bangladesh immediately after the
Executive Committee meeting. Around 15 participants representing 5 national NGOs of
Bangladesh were present at the meeting Mr.Feroze Ahmed of AYC-Bangladesh
dialogue meeting. The main theme of the meeting was “How to improve equality
amongst Asian Youth”.
Miyake Home Bangladesh Visit:
February 10th, Rev. Mitsuo Miyake visited the Buddhist Monastery at Kamlapur Buddha Bihar
where he met with Buddhist chief Mr. Shudananda Mohathero. Rev. Miyake paid tribute to
Miyake Home and visited the Miyake library established by Late Rev. Toshio Miyake in 1987.
About 300 Buddhist children extended a warm welcome to Rev. Mitsuo Miyake on his arrival
at the Buddhist Monastery.
As an on going
project AYC Bangladesh continues its child literacy program at Bangabandhu Primary school
at Mohammadpur, Dhaka, where 35 school children get support for their education.