Bangladesh holds the first national events management workshop
An Events Management Workshop designed to help Scouts and Leaders at the national level better understand the importance of events management in Scouting was held at the National Scout Training Centre, Mouchak, Gazipur District from 05 - 09 April 2007.
A total of 39 volunteer and professional Scout leaders, including three persons from non-Scout organizations professionally working in the area of events management took part.
A group of overseas participants from The World Scout Bureau/Africa Region, India and Malaysia were represented in the workshop.
Discussions tackled down the key elements of the workshop: types of events, event designing and planning, event coordination, event marketing, and risk management in events.
Bangladesh Scouts International Commissioner Mr Mohammad Zainul Abedin directed the workshop with the support of S Prassanna Shrivastava of World Scout Bureau Asia Pacific office.
This national events management workshop is a follow-up on the very first regional events management workshop conducted in Jeju Island, Korea in October 2006.