Seminar on the findings from a pilot project in RMG sector

An information dissemination seminar was hosted by Sudokkho on 25 July 2016 in Lakeshore Hotel, Dhaka to share the findings from a pilot project through a training system for sewing machine operations that was implemented in the readymade garments (RMG) factories. Sudokkho partnered with a leading British brand, Debenhams and a local group of companies,…

Sudokkho-graduates get jobs in flyover construction project

Md. Abdus Sobahan is a well-established construction contractor in Dhaka, who is currently providing workers for a series of major government infrastructure projects. These include the construction of Padma and Meghna bridges and a flyover at Mouchack/Mogbajar. The flyover project requires a large number of skilled workers to work as masons, steel fixers and carpenters.…

BIST training completed successfully

On 7 April, the fourth BIST (Basic Instructional Skills Training) for instructors from private training providers was completed successfully. To date, approximately 100 instructors are equipped with skills that assists them applying the Sudokkho training materials effectively.

Official launch of Sudokkho

10th March 2016 marks the official launch of an innovative programme that designs and facilitates private-sector led training for more than 100,000 people from poor and marginalised groups across Bangladesh. Alison Blake, the British High Commissioner to Bangladesh, said, “The skills agenda is tremendously important for Bangladesh, as it seeks to keep pace with countries…

Skills training programme with BTTTI launched

The very first training course under Sudokkho commenced through an inaugural session that took place at the training centre of Bismillah Technical Training and Testing Institute (BTTTI) in Turag, Ashulia, Dhaka. Bismillah Technical Training and Testing Institute (BTTTI) is one of the country’s leading private training providers engaged in developing vocational skills of unskilled and…

Approval of Technical Project Proposal

On 8 September 2015, the Government of Bangladesh officially approved the TPP (Technical Project Proposal) of the “Skills and Employment Programme in Bangladesh”, in short SEP-B, which programme is branded under the name Sudokkho. With this, the preparation phase of the programme comes to an end, and the implementation of the first set of seven…

GRM International rebranded as Palladium

In August 2015 GRM International has been re-branded and renamed as Palladium. We are delighted to announce a new phase for our company reflecting our vision for the future. We see commercial and social interests aligning, with a shared focus on impact. We call this the impact economy, a highly integrated ecosystem of players focused…