Meet Sathi Akhter, known in her village in Gaibandha district as the 'Infolady'. Armed with a laptop, internet dongle, printer, digital camera, basic medical equipment, she sets off on her bike to attend to house calls from her villagers.
But what does she do on her house calls? From blood tests to…Continue
Posted on July 5, 2012 at 4:45pm — 1 Comment
Nazma Akhter's father was too weak to work, and her mother was a beggar. But Nazma did not want to depend on others for her family's survival. She continued studying and finally got an opportunity to be the breadwinner with the job of an 'Infolady'. Last month, she earned Tk 18,942. Infoladies, women with…Continue
Posted on April 5, 2012 at 4:00pm
D.Net and Citibank NA have launched the first round of the second 'Citi Financial IT Case Competition' (CFICC) on 28May, 2011 at IDB Building, Dhaka. Citi Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Citi, and D.Net (Development Research Network) are supporting the competition.…Continue
Posted on May 30, 2011 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment
Posted on April 29, 2011 at 3:41am — 4 Comments
Thirty-two organisations were awarded yesterday for developing information and communication technology, in the first national competition of its kind in Bangladesh.
Posted on August 10, 2010 at 5:37pm — 1 Comment