South Asia Training Progamme in Bangladesh: December 12-15, 2010 | Centre for Science and Environment

South Asia Training Progamme in Bangladesh: December 12-15, 2010



CSE under its South Asia Programme organised a  training  on 'Decentralised wastewater treatment and reuse' between December 12-15, 2010 in partnership with  Water Aid Bangladesh. The training programme aimed at capacity building of the practitioners, academicians and Bangladesh Government officials in the area of decentralised wastewater treatment as well as site identification and providing technical assistance for implementation of model projects. These model projects could then be replicated to improve the water and sanitation status of the country.

The programme was held in the training centre of BRAC at Savar, near Dhaka. The four-day programme between 12-15 December comprised of technical sessions, field visit and practical sessions where the participants worked in groups on different project proposals involving design and costing of decentralised wastewater treatment system. Video films on the subject were used to showcase the successful DWWT projects implemented in India.
The workshop participants from across Bangladesh included practicing engineers, architects, academicians including participants from Government agencies like Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA), Ministry of Housing and Public Works and Army.

List of participants    

Md Sakhawat Hossain
Executive Engineer,
Military Engineer Services , Army Head Quarters, E-in-C’s branch Dhaka Cantt, Dhaka

Md Sarwar Shaikh
Assistant Executive Engineer,
Military Engineer Services
Dhaka Cantt

SK Shaker Ahmed
Field Engineer Nabolok
73, South Central Road Khulna, skshaker_ahmed@

Md Asadullah
Supervision Engineer
Water and Sanitation for Urban Poor (WUSP)
House No 103, Road No. 8, Janata Housing Mipur-1 Dhaka 1216

Md Obaidur Rahman
Associate Project Engineer
Population Services and Training Centre (PSTC), 30, Shahid Shangbadik Shelina Parveen Shorak ( 103 New Circular road )Dhaka 1217

Md Mominul Islam
Project Engineer Village Education Resource Centre (VERC), B-30 Ekhlas Uddin Khan Road, Anandapur Savar,Dhaka

Bahar Uddin
Project Engineer
Dushtha Shasthya Kendra (DSK)
House # 741 Road no.09 Baitul Aman housing society ,Samoli Adabor , Dhaka

Mohammad Hasanuzzaman
Chairman, Environment Protection Engineering & Consultants Ltd
(EPEC Ltd),House no 15, 3 rd floor Road no 8, Section 3, Uttara
Dhaka 1230

Moushumi Sulmin
Assistant Engineer
Local Government Engineering Department , (LGED),
IWRMU, Level 6, RDEC Bhaban , LGED Headquarters , Agargaon, Dhaka 1207

Md. Mahmudol Islam
Assistant Engineer
Fulbaria Puroshava, Mymensingh
501, West Poyer Kandi , near BRDB office Muktagacha Mymensingh

Md Mahabubur Rahman
Field Engineer
Dhaka Ahsania Mission
Amader Fulbaria Project
Fulbaria , Mymensingh

Shajjad Hossain
Lecturer, BRAC University
66, Mohakhali Dhaka 1212

Farhana Kabir Ornee
Architect, Vistaara Architects Pvt Ltd , Delvista Ruparup , House No. 06, opp to Indian Embassy Gulshan 1, Dhaka

Rahat M Niat
Lecturer, BRAC University,
66, Mohakhali Dhaka 1212

Md Shamsul Alam
Assistant Engineer
Faridpur Puroshava


Md Abdul Karim
Assistant Engineer
Military Engineer Services
GE (Army) Maint North, Dhaka Cantt, Dhaka

Md Mahobul Islam
Senior Environment Officer
Practical Action Bangladesh
House # 12/B, Road # 4, Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka

Sushanta Chakma
Project Engineer
Green hill, Indrani House , Champak Nagar, Rangamati

M Saiful Islam
Assistant Professor
Department of Geology , University of Dhaka , Dhaka 1000

Ashutosh Mondal
Assistant Chief Engineer,
BRAC, 75 Mohakhali , BRAC centre BRAC Construction department

Md Abul Faiz
Executive Engineer
Military Engineer Services
AHQ, E-IN-C’s Branch
Dhaka Cantonment

Kazi Rashed Hyder
Assistant Programme Coordinator – Engineer, WaterAid Bangladesh,
Road 25, House # 97/B Block A , Banani, Dhaka 1213

Shah Riazur Rahman
Programme officer – Engineer
WaterAid Bangladesh, Road 25, House # 97/B Block A , Banani Dhaka 1213,

Subrota Kumar Saha
Associate Professor
Geology Department, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000

Md Mehbuboor Rahman
Student- BSc Civil Engineering
Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology

Md Mohirul Islam Khan
Deputy Project Director
Local Government Engineering Department ,(LGED), Level 12, LGED Bhavan , Sher-e Banglanagar, Agargaon, Dhaka 1207

Sajal Kumar Adhikary
Assistant Professor,
Department of Civil Engineering
Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Khulna- 9203.

Md. Ashraful Alum
Principal Architect
Idyllic Design, 4B-1, Al Baraka Tower, 252 Elephant Road, Dhaka

Ravine Chakma
Associate programme Officer (Engr.)
WaterAid Bangladesh, Road 25, House # 97/B, Block A Banani Dhaka 1213

Nazmun Naher
Programme Officer (Engr.)
WaterAid Bangladesh, Road 25, House # 97/B Block A Banani Dhaka 1213

Babul Bala
Programme Officer- Engineer
WaterAid Bangladesh
Road 25, House # 97/B Block A Banani, Dhaka 1213,




  • Date: August- October 2015

  • Centre for Science and Environment recognises Social Impact Assessment (SIA) as an important tool to inform decision makers, regulators and stakeholders about the possible social and economic impacts of a development project. To be effective, SIA requires the active involvement of all concerned stakeholders. CSE has developed a five-day training programme aimed at giving practical exposure to participants on SIA with specific reference to infrastructure, mining and other industrial projects.

  • Date: October 5-9, 2015

    The Ministry of Urban Development has acknowledged the lack of skilled man power in urban local bodies across India and has therefore developed the ‘Capacity Building Scheme for Urban Local Bodies’ (CBULB). The programme aims to enhance knowledge, skills and attitude of city officials for the mainstreaming of reforms and best management practices (BMPs) of sustainable water and wastewater management through training programmes followed with field exposure visit, seminars and workshops. 

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