- Applications now open for the Primary Course
- Since 01 November 2016 the activities of Bangladesh Peacebuilding Centre (BPC) started in its new (present) location at Agargaon, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka
Brief History of Bangladesh Peacebuilding Centre
Bangladesh is one of the largest troops contributing country to the United Nations Peacekeeping missions and also a leading country working for the global peacebuilding effort. Since its independence, the country has always been promoting the idea of global peace and stability. In 2011, during the 66th UN General Assembly’s meeting, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina proposed a six point global peace model covering the areas of eradication of poverty and hunger, reduction of inequality, mitigation of deprivation, inclusion of excluded people, acceleration of human development and elimination of terrorism. Bangladesh PM’s model was appraised by all the developing and developed countries.
The Primary Course provides 6-weeks of training in Bangladesh (Coursework) for those who have the strong will to build their careers in the field of peacebuilding and development.
The 7-days training course is designed for those who seek to further advance their careers in the field of peacebuilding or development in the future by enhancing their knowledge, skills and network