Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Security Studies (BIPSS) is arranging a youth dialogue titled “Building Social Harmony: Interfaith Youth Dialogue” on 10th March, 2014. The aim of this dialogue is to find out the general position of each faith, in the present time, in relation to other faith based communities, state and society and inter-communal relations in Bangladesh. The state of religious minorities, the probable remedies of their worries and ways to enhance social harmony in Bangladesh will also be discussed. A press release about the dialogue would be made and a summary of the dialogue would be published in BIPSS website and also be disseminated to concerned stake holders.
The day long dialogue will be held at hotel Lake Castle, Gulshan, Dhaka. H.E Heather Cruden, the Canadian High Commissioner in Bangladesh will be attending the dialogue as Chief Guest. President, BIPSS Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd), some BIPSS researchers and four theologian/clerics from four major religions will also join the dialogue in addition to the youth participants from various faiths in Bangladesh. Participation is by invitation only.
President BIPSS, Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd), attended an international conference on 'Strategic Stability in the Indian Ocean'. The conference was jointly organised by the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) and the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and was held at the IORA headquarters in Port Louis, Mauritius.
General Muniruzzaman's paper at the conference was titled 'Building Security Cooperation in the IOR'
President BIPSS attended the Strategic Studies Summit organised by the Near East and South Asia Center for Strategic Studies at the US National Defense University from 24-25 February, 2014
Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Security Studies (BIPSS) hosted a special round table titled “The Role of the British Indian Army in the Great War: 1914-1918” on 02 March, 2014. Mr.Ashok Nath, FRGS an eminent military historian from the University of Stockholm and currently a Visiting Senior Fellow at BIPSS presented the keynote paper.
The latest issue of Peace and Security Review BIPSS' quarterly academic journal has been published.You can find the following articles in this issue
President BIPSS attended a regional conference on 'Cooperative Development, Peace and Security in South Asia' in Kathmandu, Nepal from 15-16 February, 2014
President BIPSS, Major General Muniruzzaman (Retd). attended at a regional conference on 'Cooperative Development, Peace and Security in South Asia' held in Kathmandu, Nepal from 15-16 February '14. The conference was organised by the Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID), India and the Centre for South Asian Studies, Nepal. The attendees included representatives from think tanks and the strategic community of South Asian countries, academics, officials and representatives from the SAARC Secretariat as well as members of the media.
General Muniruzzaman presented a paper on 'Non-Traditional Security Issues in South Asia' at the conference. The conference was innaugurated by H.E. Sushil Kumar Koirala, Hon. Prime Minister of Nepal.
The Chief of Party of the International Federation for Electoral Systems (IFES) in Philippines. Ms. Beverly Hagerdon Thakur visited BIPSS. During the visit she was accompanied by Mr. Alistair Legge, Chief of Party of IFES in Bangladesh.
- President BIPSS Attended Simulation Game on South Asian Security
- President BIPSS, Major General Muniruzzaman attended the 3rd Yunnan-Bangladesh Cooperation Dialogue in Kunming, China, 31st December 2013
- Russell Pepe visits BIPSS, 17 December 2013
- President BIPSS, Major General Muniruzzaman attended the Global Humanitarian Summit, 11 to 14 December 2013
- President BIPSS visits Geneva for Humanitarian Interventions Conference, 03 December 2013
- President BIPSS on South Asian Security and Governance, 26th to 30th November 2013
- Hearing on Bangladesh’s Political Situation in the United States, 20 Nov 2013
- Swedish Foreign Ministry Delegation Visits BIPSS, 10 November 2013
- Afghanistan Beyond 2014:Implications for South Asia
- A DELEGATION FROM CHINA CENTER, 08 October 2013
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