PKSF has conducted a Training of Trainer (ToT) for the Project Implementation Unit (PIU) of PPEPP project from 01-03 September 2019. Deputy Managing Director Dr Md Jashim Uddin, in his session, shed light on PKSF’s decades of experience in extreme poverty alleviation in Bangladesh. In addition to the thematic areas related to the identification of extreme poor households, a session was taken by Prof Dr Md Golam Samdani Fakir, Vice-Chancellor, the Green University of Bangladesh titled ‘Personal Development: Habits of High Performing People’.

Professor Samdani, a former Pro-Vice-Chancellor of BRAC University, explored a set of seven high performing habits for personal development to accelerate workplace competence. The presentation, inspired by The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People written by Stephen R. Covey (1989) embodies many of the fundamental principles of human effectiveness. Other ToT sessions were facilitated by resource persons including Dr Tapash Kumar Biswas, Director (Research), Dr Sharif Ahmed Chowdhury, General Manager & Advisor, PPEPP project and Dr A.K.M. Nuruzzaman, General Manager.