Recent Events

Multi Stakeholder Consultation Workshop on Food Safety Governance in Poultry Sector

A Multi Stakeholder consultation workshop on food safety governance in poultry sector was held in Upazilla Parishad Auditorium, Delduar, Tangail On August 29, 2018 by the chair ship of Upazila Chairman, S. M. Ferdouse Ahmed, where Ms. Munmun Zahan Liza, Upazila Nirbahi Officer, Delduarwas present as chief guest. There were 36 participants (34-Mal;2=female) from Upazila administration, local government, local livestock officials, representative of consumer committee, local NGO, poultry farmers, poultry input dealer (feed, chicks and drug seller and poultry business & processors from LBM). The workshop agenda were initiatives to strength (Read More)

Upazila level Consumer Committee (UCC) meeting at Kumarkhali

On August 27, 2018 a Monthly meeting of Upazila level Consumer Committee (UCC) was held in Nandalalpur Union Parishad, Kumarkhali Kustia where Nawsher Ali Biswas, Chairman, Nandalalpur Union Parishad was present as chair and Md. Arifuzzaman, Lecturer, Alauddin Ahmed Degree College, Kumarkhali was present as the special guest. The purpose of the meeting was to consult the achievement, challenges and recommendation of the consumer committee’swork among the members.There were 24 participants present ( 23=Male; 1=Female) in the meeting from local government representative, poultry farmer, LBM- Actors (Sellers), middle-men, local DLS, d (Read More)

Monthly meeting with the Feed Dealers, Live Birds Market Actors and Middlemen

BeezBistar Foundation(BBF) organized a meeting with input dealers (Feed seller, DOC seller, dresser +processor of LBM, Middleman of poultry value chain) on August 27, 2018 in BBF office meeting room, Tangail Sadar.There were 19 participants present in the meeting for the purpose of stakeholder engagement of poultry value chainactors and better enforcement of laws, policies for regulation in the poultry feed sector.

The main objectives of the meeting was to create awareness among the stakeholders including feed dealers, live bird sellers and middlemen for implementation of poultry feed laws and policies to ensure food safety gove (Read More)

Meeting with Poultry Farmers Community

As the regular monthly activities, BeezBistar Foundation (BBF) organized a meeting with 18 farmers where 15 were female at the Yard of Sishir Poultry Khamar,Batikamari, Kumarkhali, Kustia on 26th August 2018. The purpose of this meeting was to aware farmers on good farm management practices along with Good personal Hygiene Practices during the time of farm rearing period.

In this meeting Doli Bhadra briefed the farmers that during the time of poultry feed purchasing all farmers should follow some important points like: proper leveling with mentioning name and address of the feed producer, net weight with percentage of main nutrition (Read More)

Monthly meeting with poultry farmers at community level

In Putiajani Bazar,DelduarTangail, monthly meeting for July was held on 31 July 2018 where 16 poultry farmers joined for the purpose of role and responsibility of poultry farmers to ensure food safety governance.

Sheikh Asaduzzaman, Poultry farmer, Kumarkhali, Kushtia shared his view that to protect poultry from any disease vaccine is very important and they always buy private vaccine from the dealer as they don’t know about govt vaccine. Asad requested meeting organizer to assist them for getting govt vaccine that will support small scale farmers to reduce the vaccination cost. He also mentioned that sometimes they tried to c (Read More)

Monthly consultations/meetings with Local Livestock Officials Kumarkhali

BeezBistar Foundation (BBF) organized a monthly consultation meeting with upazila livestock officials under IBP on food safety governance in poultry sector on 30th July 2018 in Upzila Livestock Office meeting room, Kumarkhali, Kustia. There were 15 participants (14=Male; 01= Female) including representative from poultry farmers, dealers and BBF staff participated in the meeting. Meeting was conducted on three agenda: actions taken from last meeting, progress of actions and initiative needed for next.

Doli Vandra, Field Coordinator, BBF, Kumarkhali, Kushtia, mentioned that from 2017 to till BBF conducted series of monthly meeting wit (Read More)

Monthly consultation meeting of Upazila level Consumers Committe

Monthly consultation meeting with Upazila Consumer Committee (UCC) was held on July 30, 2018 at BBF office room in Adhi, Tangail where 16 participants were present including 2 women. Meeting was started with welcome remarks by Rony Sarkar and he sharedagenda as progress of regular work as well as plan for upcoming UCC activities.

As UCC member Mir Jalal Ahmed, Manager, BELA mentioned that as need based issue food safety is prior demand from all stakes and UCC members are working to aware stakeholders on poultry sector as well as beyond the poultry. He requested team members to run the regular activities as commitment and voluntary b (Read More)