BIGD organized a Seminar on election management

Pic Seminar 25.05Dr. Abdul Alim (Left) presenting his findings at the seminar

The Governance and Politics cluster of BIGD organised an in-house Seminar on Election Management on May 25, in the BIGD conference room. Dr. Abdul Alim, Director, Election Working Group (EWG) shared his experience of electoral management in the developed and other developing countries in the seminar. He delivered a presentation titled 'Election Management: International Best Practices to Make Election Credible and Bangladesh.

In the presentation, Dr. Alim suggested reforming the Election Commission in Bangladesh including the recruitment process of the Election Commissioners to develop the current election system in Bangladesh. The presentation was followed by a question answer session. Earlier, Md Harun Or Rashid, Research Associate and the Seminar Coordinator of BIGD introduced the presenter with participants. The Seminar was chaired by Dr. Sultan Hafeez Rahman, Executive Director of BIGD. Among others, Dr. Wahid Abdallah and Dr. Md Shanawez Hossain, Research Fellows of BIGD were present at the Seminar.