Networking & Partnership
Maintaining global network and partnership is one of SAWAB’s major work values. SAWAB maintains strong network and partnership with different national and international organizations concerning fund raising and implementation of its activities. It is one of the signatories to the Union of NGOs of the Islamic World (UNIW), Turkey.
International Networking & Engagement
SAWAB representatives participated in several programs organized by UNIW and other organizations. An eight-member delegation from SAWAB led by its Chairman Mr. S M Rasheduzzaman and Vice Chairman Prof. A.N.M. Rashid Ahmad participated in 5th International Bediuzzaman and Risale-I- Nur Symposium and General Assembly Meeting of UNIW held during 26th to 31st May 2012. This team also visited Jeddah and Dubai after the program of UNIW. In 2013 SAWAB team made two visits; the first visit was in Turkey and Cyprus and the second in Turkey, Jeddah (KSA) and Dubai. SAWAB Chairman also participated in UNIW General Assembly Council Meeting on 24th January 2013. An eight-member team led by SAWAB chairman S M Rasheduzzaman and Vice-Chairman Prof. A.N.M. Rashid Ahmad participated in 6th International Bediuzzaman and Risale-I- Nur Symposium. Later on they also visited Jeddah (KSA) and Dubai.
Strengthening Partnership at the National Level
SAWAB arranged different seminars and symposiums involving the representatives of partner NGO’s at national level in 2012 and 2013. Work strategies of SAWAB and scope of collaboration between different NGOs for effective implementation of development activities are discussed in those seminars and workshops. These workshops are very helpful to ensure shared understanding about development needs and strategies in Bangladesh.
SAWAB is maintaining international partnership with the following donor agencies at present:
- North American Humanitarian Aid & Relief (NAHAR), USA
- Helping Hand for the Relief and Development(HHRD), USA
- Charity Australia International, Australia
- Save Humanity, Austria
- Global Peace Mission, Malaysia
- ACT Foundation, Indonesia
- Islamic Aid, UK
- Muntada Aid, UK
- Islamic Appea, UK
- Muslim Global Relief, UK
- Vuslat Dernegi, Turkey
- Hayrat Humanitarian Aid, Turkey
- Besir Foundation, Turkey
- Yardim Eli Dernegi, Turkey
- North American Muslim Foundation, Canada
SAWAB greatly value the relation with such partners who come forward to assist the humanitarian cause for the people of Bangladesh. Without their direct contribution SAWAB cannot implement the projects and programs for good motives.