The Society for Environment and Human Development works for human rights and environmental justice in Bangladesh through research, capacity building and advocacy. Working closely with communities where the environment and human rights have eroded, SEHD gives the affected communities a voice through its publications, investigative reporting, training, and grassroots empowerment programs.
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SEHD books "The Chittagong Hill Tracts: Man-Nature Nexus Torn" and "Energy Challenges and Phulbari Crisis" launched
SEHD launched two new books: (i) The Chittagong Hill Tracts: Man-Nature Nexus Torn and (ii) Energy Challenges and Phulbari Crisis on 26 June 2013 at the National Press Club VIP Lounge. The books present facts, anecdotes, images, essential information and analyses on crucial and critical issues that relate to the state of environment in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) and energy.
Launches of photography exhibition, “Ambushed by Greed: The Chak Story” and book, “The Chaks: Life on the Fringe" held at 02:30 PM on 15 June 2013 at the Bandarban Shishu Academy.
[24 Apr 2012]
SEHD conducted a training session for members of Simsaka, a Garo woman group engaging in ecological farming with SEHD, on how to raise Basak (Malabarnut or Vasak) plants and harvest its leaves, preserve and market. Held on 20 April 2012 at the SEHD nursery in Rajghati village in Modhupur, the practical session was conducted by Mohammad Rafiqul Islam.
[28 Mar 2012]
The Society for Environment and Human Development (SEHD) organized a training for 25 journalists on investigative reporting from March 22 to 25 (2012) at the YWCA auditorium in Dhaka. Journalists from 18 districts working with national and regional dailies and weeklies took part at the workshop.