Rupantar, meaning social transformation, is a non-government organization (NGO) that has been working in the field of development in Bangladesh since 1995 (Learn more)
Through development communication (community media and folk theatre), the organization has experience of working at whole of Bangladesh (Learn more)
“The jury was impressed by Rupantar’s creative approach of using cultural performances to address sensitive social issues. Rupantar is truly working at the grassroots – mobilizing the most vulnerable in Bangladesh, including women and youth – to help build a vibrant democracy.”
-Joe Clark, former Prime Minister of Canada and Chair of the Global Pluralism Award Jury
Rupantar as the Secretariat of the Stop Violence Coalition (SVC) organized the National Preventing / Countering Violent Extremism Conference in Bangladesh for the very first time in the history of the country in December, 2019 with the support of CTTCU of Dhaka metropolitan police, USAID, and UN Organizations.
Dialogue among Law and Order committee and Peace club members held on 14th March 2021 at City Inn Restaurant and Hotel, Khulna City Corporation