Who Graced Us

A number of Government, Non-government, and Inter-government Officials and Policy Makers including Md. Abdul Hamid, (then Speaker ) H. E. Hon’ble President of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh kindly graced DFD debate programmes, and encouraged young future leaders.

Policy Makers and Development Practitioners attended Debate Program organized by Debate for Democracy
Ministers/ MPs/ Secretaries/ Govt. High Officials (not in order / present or former) Development Practitioners/ Journalists/ Diplomats/ Professors(Not in order/ present or former)
Mr AbulMaal Abdul Muhith, MP
Minister, Ministry of Finance
Sir Fazle Hasan Abed KCMG
Founder and Chairman, BRAC
MrNurul Islam Nahid, MP
Minister, Ministry of Education
Ms Ann Mcculan
Director, American Center, Dhaka
Mr. Asaduzzaman khan, MP
Minister, Home Affairs
Robert W Gibson CMG
British High Commissioner to Bangladesh
AKM ShahidulHoque
Inspector General of Police (IGP)
Rokeya Afzal Rahman
Former Advisor, Caretaker Government
AKM ShahidurRahman, ppm
Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police for media and planning
DrMahfuzur Rahman
Media Personality
Barrister Moudud Ahmed, MP
Former Minister
MsIory Kato
Country Representative, UNFPA, Bangladesh
Barrister Nazmul Huda, MP
Former Minister
Dr Iftekharuzzaman
Executive Director, Transperancy International, Bangladesh
Brig. Gen. A S M Hannan Shah (Rtd), MP
Former Minister
DrDebapriya Bhattacharya
Economist
Brigadier General Muhammad Sakhawat Hussain ndc,psc (Retd)
Former Election Commissioner
Advocate Sultana Kamal
Executive Director of Ain o Salish Kendra
Chief Whip AbdusShahid, MP Dr Akbar Ali Khan
Former Advisor, Caretaker Government
Dr Osman Faruque, MP
Mr Arthur Erken
Former Country Representative, UNFPA, Bangladesh
Dr Sadat Hossain
Former PSC Chairman
Muhammad Musa
BRAC Executive Director
KhandakerMosharraf Hossain, MP
Former Minister
Prof Mizanur Rahman
National Human Rights Commission Chairman
KhandkerRakibur Rahman
DG, Dept. of Narcotics Control
Dr A S M Atiqur Rahman
Professor
A S M Abdur Rob, MP
Fr Benjamin Costa
Educationist
Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali, MP
Lion M K Bashar
Educationist
Dr Hasan Mahmud, MP
MonjurulAhsan Bulbul
Journalist
Dr Kamal Abdul Naser Chowdhury
Senior Secretary
Nawazish Ali Khan
Media Personality
Dr Muhammad AbdurRazzaque, MP
Former Minister
DrShafiq Siddique
Professor
Dr Nasima Begum
Secretary
Barrister Rafiqul Haque
Lawyer
Dr Zafar Ahmed Khan
Senior Secretary
Dr Shafiqul Islam
BRAC Education Director
Golam MaulaRony, MP
Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled
Economist
Hafizuddin Ahmed, MP
MA Sabur
Banker
Jainul Abedin Faruk, MP
Ms. Sharmeen Murshid
Development Practitioner
MdShahriarAlam, MP
State Minister
Munni Saha
Journalist
Md Tajul Islam, MP
NasimaAkter Jolly
Development Practitioner
MeherAfrozChumki, MP
State Minister
Professor AinunNishat
Development Practitioner, Educationist
Mujahidul Islam Selim, MP
Professor Anu Muhammad
Environmentalist
Nasrul Hamid, MP
Professor Imtiaz Ahmed
International Relations Expert
Nazrul Islam Khan, MP
Professor Mustafizur Rahman
Executive Director, CPD
Sarah Begum Kobori, MP
Professor RobayetFerdous
Educationist
Suranjit Sengupta, MP
Minister
Rehman Sobhan
Economist, Chairman, CPD
Tofael Ahmed, MP
Minister
Zafrullah Chowdhury
Public Health Expert
Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP
State Minister
Dr Badiul Alam Majumder
Secretary, SUJAN