Introduction: Muhammad Ferdaus, Bangladesh - Community Development for Peace

15 August, 2020

Dear Neil,

Please look at the link about our activity published by a leading newspaper the Daily Star, Bangladesh. [*see note below]

https://www.thedailystar.net/star-youth/news/promoting-peace-through-com...

*Regards*

*Muhammad Ferdaus*

HIFA profile: Muhammad Ferdaus is a Lecturer & Coordinator of Postgraduate Programs in Disaster Managements (PPDM) at BRAC University, Bangladesh. In addition, he is a Co- Principal Investigator of a project of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM). Ferdaus is also the Founder & CEO of Community Development for Peace (CDP). muhammadferdaus2 AT gmail.com , mferdaus AT wdyoungleaders.org

[*Note from HIFA moderator (Neil PW): Thank you Muhammad. For the benefit of those who may not have immediate web access, the news item starts as follows:

'Community Development for Peace (CDP) started their journey in 2013, with an aim to promote positive thinking and peace through different volunteering communities. "I was motivated to do something for the public, and I thought of developing a platform where people will work as a community to ensure peace in the world," shares Muhammad Ferdaus, CEO and Founder of CDP. Coordinator and Lecturer of the PPDM at BRAC University, he is engaged in multiple activities on youth leadership and rights-based responses to humanitarian issues...'

The website for the organisation is here: https://cdpworld.org/ ]