Affiliated Organizations

Academic Partners

iddri_main_logoo Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI) is a research institute of the international university, SciencePo. SciencePo is one of the top universities of France that offers Under-graduate, Graduate and PhD programs in various disciplines and multiple languages.


reims_main_logo Although its roots go far back, the University of Reims Champagne- Ardenne has existed in its present form for less than 30 years. To begin with a Cathedral School, one of Europe’s largest and most important during the Middle Ages, Reims University saw the light of day in 1548, as a result of the intervention of the Cardinal de Lorraine who obtained its founding via papal bull. It makes a priority of Information & Communication Techniques for Education, as well as equal opportunities, sports, culture, support, etc.
university_of_gloucestershire_main_logo The University of Gloucestershire is one of the most unique universities in the world in that it has made Sustainability one of its core missions. The University promotes sustainable development locally and globally, through teaching, research, knowledge transfer and the general conduct of its business.”
skoll_main_logooo Jeff Skoll created The Skoll Foundation in 1999 to pursue his vision of a sustainable world of peace and prosperity. Their mission is to drive large scale change by investing in, connecting and celebrating social entrepreneurs and the innovators who help them solve the world’s most pressing problems.
cisdl_main_logo The Center for International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL) is an international legal research center based at McGill with the mission to promote sustainable societies and the protection of ecosystems by advancing the understanding, development and implementation of international sustainable development law.
montreal_main_logo Founded in 1878, the Université de Montréal, with its two affiliated schools, the École Polytechnique and the HEC Montréal, is now the largest university in Quebec and the second largest in Canada.
sei_main_logo The Stockholm Environment Institute, or SEI, is a non-profit, independent research and policy institute specializing in sustainable development and environmental issues. SEI’s mission is to “support decision-making and induce change towards sustainable development around the world by providing integrative knowledge that bridges science and policy in the field of environment and development.”
quebec_main_logo Created in December 1968 by a law passed in the National Assembly, the University of Quebec is pursuing a triple mission: 1.Promote accessibility to university education, 2.Contribute to the scientific development of Quebec, 3.Participate in the development of Quebec regions.
madison_main_logo The University of Wisconsin–Madison is a public research university located in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Founded in 1848, UW–Madison is the flagship campus of the University of Wisconsin System. It became a land-grant institution in 1866. The 933-acre (378 ha) main campus includes four National Historic Landmarks.
teri_main_logo TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) was formally established in 1974 with the purpose of tackling and dealing with the immense and acute problems that mankind is likely to face within in the years ahead on account of the gradual depletion of the earth’s finite energy resources which are largely non-renewable and on account of the existing methods of their use which are polluting.


NGO Partners

 add-logo-web@2x_0 ADD International fights for independence, equality and opportunity for disabled people living in poverty in Africa and Asia. We do this by supporting disability activists to build strong movements for change. We work in countries where being disabled can be exceptionally challenging and sometimes even life-threatening. Learn more about our work, and get in touch with any questions and feedback.
actionaid_loggo_ ActionAid came to Bangladesh in 1983 to support an orphanage in Bhola named ‘For Those Who Have Less’ (locally known as ‘Bittohin’). Today ActionAid is committed to changing the capacities of people and groups whose rights have been denied and violated in attaining justice and a life of dignity.
friendship_main_logo Friendship’s vision is of ‘A world where people, especially the hard to reach and unaddressed, will have equal opportunity to live with dignity and hope.’ Their mission is ‘To contribute to an environment of justice and equity to empower people to reach their full potential through a sustainable, integrated development approach.’
universal_main_logo CONCERN UNIVERSAL supports initiatives that improve the daily lives of people living in some of the world’s poorest communities. Concern Universal is working in Bangladesh since 1994, developing expertise and related Information, Education and Communication materials on various development sectors.
verc_main_logo The Village Education Resource Center (VERC) emerged in 1977 as a project of Save the Children-USA with funding from UNICEF. It was indigenized as a Non Government Organization (NGO) in 1981. VERC was designed to fill the void of in-country capacity building support to government and related community and rural development agencies. Its initial activities included communication, education, training material development, imparting training, conduct participatory action research, technology development and promotion.
shahidfoundation_main_logo Kazi Shahid Foundation (KSF) is serving the poorest community via cooperative measures and encourages villagers to rear organic cattle. Interest-free loans with innovative repayment system in the form of cows are paid back in long-term installments through the selling of milk, cow dung and calves. In this way, local farmers can rapidly become self-reliant and self- sufficient entrepreneurs.
aida_loggo_ AIDA, Aid, Exchange and Development is a non-governmental organization based in Madrid, Spain, and with delegation in Bangladesh. ISD and ULAB’s Media Studies and Journalism Department signed an MoU with AIDA in July 2010. Currently working in 11 countries, AIDA aims at promote cooperation, development and solidarity among populations. Particularly, AIDA contributes at increasing the economic capabilities of developing countries.


Worked with

solidarites_main_logo SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL is a humanitarian organisation which provides aid and assistance to victims of war or natural disaster. For 30 years the association has concentrated its action on meeting three vital needs – water, food and shelter. The mission in Bangladesh opened in November 2007 after the SIDR cyclone.
bdpcc_main_logo BANGLADESH DISASTER PREPAREDNESS CENTRE (BDPC) is Bangladesh’s only national level NGO dedicated solely to disaster preparedness. BDPC uses a community based approach complemented by advocacy, policy advice and knowledge sharing.
plann_main_logo PLAN INTERNATIONAL is one of the oldest and largest children’s development organisations in the world, working in 48 developing countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas to promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty. Plan has been operating in Bangladesh since 1994, helping poor children to access their rights to health, education, economic security and protection.




United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to assist people build a better life. Working in 166 countries, UNDP is working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges.



Islamic Relief (IR) is an international relief and development charity which envisages a caring world where people unite to respond to the suffering of others, empowering them to fulfil their potential. We are an independent Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) founded in the UK in 1984 by Dr Hany El Banna.

eauetvie_main_logo Water and Life is a French association law 1901 . This young NGO founded in 2008 is born from the will of its members to contribute to sustainable improvement of living conditions of the poorest populations .The founders met on the field after working in Manila for a micro- credit. With their knowledge of slums in developing countries, the needs of local people and experience in plumbing, they developed the innovative approach of Water and Life to bring drinking water in the most neglected neighborhoods.


Private Sectors


Kazi & Kazi Tea Estate Ltd. produces organic tea, making it the only substantial tea garden of its kind in Bangladesh.

logo gn Neway Bangladesh is to aid in the socio-economic development of Bangladesh through business, education and social development. Neway Bangladesh (Pvt.) Limited is a Canadian-owned company. We are the pioneers of Direct Sales (DS) method in Bangladesh and proudly celebrating 10 years of socio-economic development.
firstclimate_main_logo First Climate is an integrated carbon asset management company offering products and services related to the trading of emission reduction credits and investing in greenhouse gas abatement projects.



siri_main_logo SHIREE (stimulating household improvements resulting in economic empowerment) a challenge fund, supported by UKaid from the Department for International Development (DFID) in partnership with the Government of Bangladesh.
aecid_main_logo AECID is the official Spanish Agency for international development cooperation and for humanitarian assistance, responsible for the coordination of the whole Spanish humanitarian aid.



eauc-thoo THE ENVIRONMENTAL ASSOCIATION FOR UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES is the sustainability champion for universities and colleges in the UK. The EAUC was launched in 1996 with the aim of raising the profile of environmental management and facilitate improvement of environmental performance in member institutions.

The Universityof Liberal Arts Bangladesh and its curricula are accredited by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh, and approved by the Ministry of Education, Government of People's Republic of Bangladesh.