JCI Bangladesh presented Woman of Inspiration Award 2021 on Saturday marking International Women’s Day 2021 at a five star hotel of Dhaka.
“Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world”-UN Women is the theme of 2021 International Women’s Day.JCI Bangladesh conceptualised the programme and recognised women’s’ achievement through providing women of inspiration award 2021 to 13 Women leaders of Bangladesh.
The “Women of Inspiration Award 2021” is presented to honour the extraordinary women who set example, live on purpose and inspire others to be more. They are valiant warriors of smashing stereotypes, generating positive impact, challenging the status quo, establishing equality, and demonstrating commitment to their highest ethical standards in their journey of excellence and empowering not only themselves but also those around them.
The categories of the awards were Entrepreneurship, Banking, Legal Affairs, Business Innovation, Medical Innovation, Defense, Art & Culture, Fashion and Beauty, Media, Corporate Leadership etc. This year, the awards recognized Masuma Rahman Nabila , Nahita Nishmin, Nasima Akter Nisha Preema Nazia Andalib , Farhana Rafiq Uzzaman, Advocate Nahid Sultana (Juthi), Barrister Rashna Imam , Rukhmila Zaman , Dr Senjuti Saha ,Sanjida Haq Arefin Luna , Shamima Nasrin, Tina F. Jabeen Colonel, Dr Zebun Nahar for their magnificent display of finesse and irrefutable success in their respective fields.
Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury virtually graced the event as the chief guest. Lawmaker Sagufta Yasmin Emily and PM’s Special Assistant Barrister Shah Ali Farhad were present as special guests. Ms JoAnne Wagner, Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy was present as distinguished guests.
The programme was hosted by Niaz Morshed Elite, National President of JCI Bangladesh. It is mentionable that, the Chief Coordinator of the Women of Inspiration Award 2021 is Tasmina Ahmed Sraboni, Convener of the programme is Ismat Jahan Lissa and Co-Convener is Ziaul Haque. JCI Bangladesh’s National Officers, local presidents, members, business leaders, diplomats, government officials, and other dignitaries were present at the event.
The platinum sponsor of the event is Daraz and the Gold sponsors are BNO, Warah, OCode and AIS. This is to be mentioned that JCI is a nonprofit global organization of young active citizens from age 18 to 40 who are engaged and committed to creating impact in their communities. Active citizens are individuals invested in the future of our world. JCI gathers active citizens from all sectors of society. JCI Bangladesh currently has 18 Local Chapters with around 1000 members.