The real foreign policy of America is citizen to citizen, friend to friend, people to people, foreign bonds of brotherhood that no tyranny can diminish. - Edward M. Kennedy (February 1972, Dhaka)


Career Clinic

This lively session was held on October 10, 2016 by Bangladesh ICT Innovation Forum. The session conducted by Md. Anamul Hasan, AGM of, demonstrated the importance of creating a professional CV, confidence during viva and work ethics. ..Read more

Girls can Tech

Girls can Tech, an event by the women, for the women and of the women leading the way in technology in Bangladesh, was held on January 28, 2016. 'Girls Can Tech' featured a range of female entrepreneurs, innovators, coders, and change makers who shared... ..Read more

“Women of the World” Film Series

EMK Center in association with USAID, Women and Girls Lead Global organized the closing ceremony of the “Women of the World” Film Series on November 30, 2015. The program was also a meet-up of a number of Bangladeshi gender champions, development professionals, university teachers,... ..Read more

ASSO Khurshida

A talk from Khurshida Begum on fighting human trafficking and many other social justice issues was held on March 31, 2014. She is a survivor herself and is now educating individuals and organizations about indications of trafficking to various communities. ..Read more

Architectural Design workshop

The workshop was held at the EMK Center. This was organized by Mongolbarer Shabaha. The workshop was held jointly with the Architectural department of UPENN . There were total 35 participants , where 12 from UPENN 15 Bangladeshi Students from different university’s Architectural department... ..Read more

International Day of the Girl Child

A discussion program on “Women’s empowerment through civic education in a shared approach” was held at the EMK Center on October 11, 2014. To mark the “International Day of the Girl Child”, the program was jointly organized by the EMK Center and Change Makers.... ..Read more

Symposium on Ethnomusicology

The symposium was held on December 20, 2013. The event was arranged by Vabnagar Foundation with an aim to spread Bangladeshi music culture. Bangladeshi identity of tradition and culture were also hoped to be spread across international platform through this event. The symposium was... ..Read more

Gantha Book Launch

The book launch ceremony was held on June 8, 2013. Gantha is a literary organization of mostly women writers who write in Bangla and English. They also observe national and international days and performs on different occasions. ..Read more

Cartoon and Caricature

This was a 2 day workshop held on September 14, 2013. by Syed Rashad Imam Tanmoy which was followed by an exhibition. The workshop included the basics of cartooning with the lessons of stick figure and character designing, gesture drawing. ..Read more

The EMK Fest

The fest started from October 24. A Dhaka University based business club “The Spartans' Communication Club “ and The EMK Center, collaboratively hosted "The EMK Fest”. This was a national level festival of business presentation. Different university students from all over the country participated... ..Read more

Bangladeshi Role Models: Bravery

Bangladeshi female role models Taramon Bibi (Bir Protik) and activist Wasfia Nazreen were successfully honored by EMK center on October 4, 2012. Taramon Bibi shared all of her thrilling experiences during the liberation war as a freedom fighter. Taramon Bibi received Bir Pratik award despite not... ..Read more

Room to Read

The group, dedicated to promoting quality books for children, inaugurated a large number of their books in December 6, 2012. Ambassador Dan Mozena was the chief guest for the occasion. ..Read more

TechBeez Workshop

“TechBeez Bangladesh – Women in ICT” was organized by Light Castle Partners at the EMK Center on 23rd September, 2017. TechBeez is a social platform for female entrepreneurs and students based in Bangladesh, and the mega workshop and presentation was brought about by prior... ..Read more

SDG Workshop by SAYS

The event was the first phase of the National Olympiad MSDGs to be held by SAYS, supported by the US Embassy. SAYS is a non-profit youth platform operating in South Asia. Their work is dedicated to achieving goal number 4 & 5 of the... ..Read more

Literary Adda

Young writers gathered to talk about the craft of writing. There was a segment where they were assigned to write poems, which they later read out, followed by feedbacks from other writers and mentors. ..Read more

Sherry Ricchiardi Talk

Award-winning journalist Sherry Ricchiardi, Ph.D. talked to attendees about the following: - her education, - the opportunities she took to become an international journalist - & how she conducts media training in international countries. - terrorism in the 21st century - investigative reporting - media ethics in digital age - conflict-sensitive... ..Read more

Bringing More Girls and Women in ICT

Bringing More Girls and Women in ICT was a seminar organized under #missingdaughter, scheduled accordingly in order to celebrate International Women’s Day. The program was graced with the enthusiastic participation of students, entrepreneurs, would-be entrepreneurs and also service holders – who seemed to have loved... ..Read more

StageWreck – Compete Like A Pro

Stagewreck is a platform where achievers and dreamers meet. The event on the 18th and 19th, divided into five parts, was intended to serve that very purpose. The presenter, Rafsan Sabab, spoke in detail about technical aspects of presentations, expectations that employers have, and... ..Read more