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About us

CLPA Trust (Center for Law and Policy Affairs) has the mandate to ensure people policy for the development and well-being. CLPA started in 2008 working on local and national level policy and registered as a Non-profit organization in 2016.

CLPA team believes in ensuring sustainable development and work towards to support and formulate national law and policy. On the spirit, CLPA works with community level with the support from professionals and community-based organizations takes learning and successes to the national level by adopting bottom to top-level approach.

What We Do

Public Health

CLPA Trust works with key public health advocates and organization to shape public policy to address public health concerns in Bangladesh. CLPA Trust also working on other critical public health issues including public health and emergency preparedness Read More


Environment

CLPA is an organization whose mission is to protect, preserve and Bangladesh Environment through education, policy reform, agency advocacy, and public interest litigation. CLPA Trust brings a new form of creative public advocacy effectively linking environmental Read More

Civic Education

Our Civic education program develops to educating citizens on their rights, duties, and responsibilities to empower and motivate them to identify what areas of the political and governance processes they can effectively participate in; what they can Read More


ICT 4D and Right

Our ICT4D and Rights program has developed to ensure people access to the govt. system. CLPA aware people about govt. ICT4D facilitate, provide support to use. CLPA collecting people challenges and run policy advocacy to fixed. Read More

Protect Children

Ours protect to child program mission to ensure a safe environment in Bangladesh. We have national level Policy advocacy to ensure proposer implementation of Child Act 2013 and Child Policy. CLPA continue working to ensure playground and Read More



Our Recent Works

  • Workshop on NCDs related Law and Policy

    A workshop on Non-communicable Disease Related Law and Policy was held on 02 February 2019 at BER auditorium at Dhaka University. Public Health interested Lawyers from the different bar have attended the workshop. The program jointly organized by ARK foundation and Center for Law and Policy Affairs.

    Dr. Parves Shanawaz, Deputy Program manager (NCDs), DGHS presented a paper on  NCDs situation and Advocate Syed Mahbubul Alam presented the paper on NCDs related law and policy of Bangladesh. 

    Syed Mahbubul Alam said, according to legal research in Bangladesh there are 8 policies and 26 Laws those are related to the NCDs. Those laws and policies helped the government to protect publish health such as regulated unhealthy food marketing and production, ensure people physical activities facility, tobacco, and drug control etc.  

    The program chaired by Professor Rumana Huque and Mohammad Ruhul Quddus, former Additional Secretary, GOB and Shafiqul Islam, former Additional Secretary, GOB and Head of Program Vital Strategies, Bangladesh was attended as a guest of honor of the program and Dr. Deepa Barua, Research Associate was moderate the program.

  • Discussion meeting on Civic Education in Bangladesh

    Civic knowledge and responsibility are one of the key issues to develop the nation. Civic education is the process of educating citizens on their rights, responsibilities, and duties to empower and motivate them to identify what areas of the governance processes they can effectively participate in; what they can do to improve the quality of governance at both local and national levels. To improve Civic Education among Bangladeshi citizen Center for Law and Policy Affairs (CLPA) and American Alumni Association (AAA) jointly organized a discussion meeting on Challenges of Civic Education in Bangladesh and the Way Forward, on 17 February 2018 at AAA conference hall, Bannai, Dhaka. In the meetings lawyer, academia, environmental advocate, social workers, writer and youth leader were the participant.

  • Capacity Building on Civic Education

    Center for Law and Policy Affairs-CLPA are providing technical support to the Mastul Foundation to develop their senior staff capacity on Civic Education. Mastul Foundation is a youth base organization who has around five thousand youth volunteer around the country. Mastul Foundation are planning to organize different event to develop youth Civic skill.

  • Workshop on Environment Law and Court

    To aware youth about the Environment law and court of Bangladesh Center for Law and Policy Affairs and Human Rights Advocacy Cell, Dhaka International University organize a workshop on Environment Law and Court. During the workshop presenter discuss about the challenges of implementation of Environment law. Speakers said, The Environment Court in Dhaka and Chittagong remains somewhat ‘inactive’ due to different reason. The court had been set up to deal with cases concerning environmental issues. A public prosecutor and officials of various designations were appointed to conduct the proceedings. But currently the court mainly handles civil and criminal cases in the absence of environmental ones. In the workshop near about 30 youth was participated.

  • Workshop on Consumers Rights Law

    To capacity building of Consumers Rights advocate Center for Law and Policy Affairs-CLPA, Save the Environment Movement and CCS- Conscious Consumers Society jointly organize a workshop on Consumers Rights Law. CCS is one of the leading organization, who are advocating to implement the law in Bangladesh. CCS has over 3000 members around the country. CLPA and CCS are working together to educated them Consumers Rights issues.



Get to know our

Team Members

Syed Mahbubul Alam

Syed Mahbubul Alam

Secretary of CLPA Trust

Syed Mahbubul Alam a public health and environment policy expert and working on policy advocacy for more than 17 years. Read More

Mohammed Rakibul

Mohammed Rakibul

Legal Researcher

For a law graduate apparently, it seems unusual to seek opportunities in industrial sectors through QMS, EMS, Read More
Md. Taofiq Ahmed

Md. Taofiq Ahmed

Program Manager

ICT4D and Rights

Belinda Keenan

Belinda Keenan

Policy Analyst, Global Health

Belinda Keenan (nee Hughes) has worked in tobacco control in the Asia-Pacific for over ten years in a variety of role and countries...Read More

Darpon Sk

Darpon Sk

Program Manager

Finance Officer

K A M Saiful Islam

K A M Saiful Islam

Program Manager,

Researcher

Rezowana Islam

Rezowana Islam

Human Resource Policy Analyst

Rezowana Islam is part of our social development project. With a background in Fine Arts and Human Resource (HR)..Read More

Iqbal Hossain

Iqbal Hossain

Program Manager

International Coordinator

Nishat Mahmood

Nishat Mahmood

Legal Researcher

Nishat Mahmood, is a practicing Advocate and Barrister at Law who is also an environmentalist... Read More

Sunetra Bhattacharyya

Sunetra Bhattacharyya

Public Health Communication Specialist

Sunetra is a senior communications professional with over 14 years experience in working with national..Read More

 Kamrunnisa Munna

Kamrunnisa Munna

Program Manager

Md. Shahnewaj Patwari

Md. Shahnewaj Patwari

Policy Analyst

Shahnewaj is a Bangladeshi lawyer working on Civil Rights and Human Rights. He was working with BILIA. Read More


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Workshop on NCDs related Law and Policy
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