News


PKSF marks the International Day of Older Persons 2022

PKSF marks the International Day of Older Persons 2022 To mark the International Day of Older Persons-2022 and discuss the many challenges they face, Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) organized a webinar on 3 October 2022. PKSF Managing Director Dr Nomita Halder ndc presided over the discussion participated by more than 600 people, including elderly persons, […]

PKSF sees success in coffee cultivation in northern Bangladesh

PKSF sees success in coffee cultivation in northern Bangladesh Coffee cultivation in northern Bangladesh seems to have great potential, as farmers in the region have seen significant success in coffee bean farming with support from PKSF’s Promoting Agricultural Commercialization and Enterprises (PACE) project. In Bangladesh, farmers in the hilly areas grow coffee beans on a […]

Workshop on Installation, Operation and Maintenance of Desalination Plants

Workshop on Installation, Operation and Maintenance of Desalination Plants Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) organized a workshop on ‘Installation, Operation and Maintenance of Desalination Plant (Reverse Osmosis System)’ at PKSF Bhaban on 20 September 2022. PKSF’s Additional Managing Director Md Fazlul Kader presided over the workshop while Deputy Managing Director Dr Fazle Rabbi Sadeque Ahmed moderated […]

Progress of the PACE Project Evaluated as Satisfactory

IFAD Supervision Mission Progress of the PACE Project Evaluated as Satisfactory An IFAD Supervision Mission expressed its satisfaction over the progress of the Promoting Agricultural Commercialization and Enterprises (PACE) project. They revealed it in a pre-wrap-up meeting of the 9th Supervision Mission of the PACE project on 30 August 2022 at PKSF Bhaban. PKSF’s Managing […]

PKSF, BFRI Sign MoU to Expand New Fisheries Technologies

PKSF, BFRI Sign MoU to Expand New Fisheries Technologies Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) and Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute (BFRI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 23 August 2022 with the objective of achieving food and nutrition security and alleviating poverty by boosting fisheries production through partnership and collaboration. Dr Nomita Halder ndc, Managing Director […]

New pro-poor housing project on the cards

New pro-poor housing project on the cards WB, PKSF high-ups discuss key details of the proposed $250mn project In its bid to improve the standard of living of the low-income communities, PKSF mulls floating a new project, primary termed ‘Housing Loan for Low-Income People (HLLIP)’. The proposed $250-million project plans to directly benefit 97,032 families […]

PKSF officials pay homage to Father of the Nation

National Mourning Day PKSF officials pay homage to Father of the Nation As part of PKSF’s programs to observe the National Mourning Day 2022, its officials placed wreaths at the portrait of the Father of the Nation at Dhanmondi in Dhaka on 15 August 2022. Also, special meals were distributed at an orphanage in Agargaon, […]

Webinar organized to mark Nat’l Mourning Day

Webinar organized to mark Nat’l Mourning Day Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) on 11 August 2022 organized a webinar to commemorate Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his family members who were assassinated on 15 August 1975. The day is observed as the National Mourning Day in Bangladesh. Dr Mashiur Rahman, Economic Affairs […]

PKSF, JICA set to launch Cyclone Surokkha to safeguard coastal people

PKSF, JICA set to launch Cyclone Surokkha to safeguard coastal people Top officials of PKSF and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) met on 08 August 2022 to discuss on a new financial product to be launched to safeguard people living in coastal Bangladesh. Following a cyclone, the intervention – named ‘Cyclone Surokkha’ – will provide […]