UPPR commemorates Orange Day

25 Aug 2013

imageUPPR commemorates Orange Day. Photo: UNDP Bangladesh.

UPPR commemorated ORGANGE DAY in line with the UN Secretary General’s Campaign to End Violence Against Women and Girl Children more popularly known as UNiTE Campaign. Mr. Kishore Singh, Int. Poverty Reduction Specialist, UPPR made an introductory note by mentioning the significance of the Day.

Around 52 staff joined the gathering among, UPPR Operations Manager MS. Sujitha Shekharan, Different Unit Heads, Communications & MEL, HR- Admin team along with the support service staff also joined the athering and informal discussion. Colleagues debated amongst each other as to whether one day was enough to protest VAWG. They also emphasized the need to break silence against Violence Against women and Girls at home and the workplace. Some of the staff posted the photo on FB and the UN Action site.