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Member of the Board of Trustees for HelpAge International

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Ferdous Ara Begum has served as a member of the board of trustees of HelpAge International since 2016. HelpAge International is a global network of organisations that provide support to older people to claim their rights, challenge discrimination and overcome poverty so that they can lead dignified, secure, active and healthy lives. Ms Begum is a former member of the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (2007–10) and is a gender and ageing issues specialist.

As a former civil servant, she was the first woman to lead Bangladesh Television as director-general, and she was also the first female commissioner of taxes in Bangladesh. She served as a board member of the Nobel Peace Prize–winning Grameen Bank for six years. In her 32 years of continuous public service, Ms Begum has been active in educating and creating public awareness on the importance of women’s rights and has actively influenced women’s financial independence.

At present she is involved with the International Institute on Ageing (UN-Malta) and the satellite centre for the South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation. Ms Begum has a master’s degree in public administration from Harvard University and is chief executive of the Active Ageing and Research Centre in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Ferdous Ara Begum

Member of the Board of Trustees for HelpAge International

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Ferdous Ara Begum Biography

Ferdous Ara Begum has served as a member of the board of trustees of HelpAge International since 2016. HelpAge International is a global network of organisations that provide support to older people to claim their rights, challenge discrimination and overcome poverty so that they can lead dignified, secure, active and healthy lives. Ms Begum is a former member of the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (2007–10) and is a gender and ageing issues specialist.

As a former civil servant, she was the first woman to lead Bangladesh Television as director-general, and she was also the first female commissioner of taxes in Bangladesh. She served as a board member of the Nobel Peace Prize–winning Grameen Bank for six years. In her 32 years of continuous public service, Ms Begum has been active in educating and creating public awareness on the importance of women’s rights and has actively influenced women’s financial independence.

At present she is involved with the International Institute on Ageing (UN-Malta) and the satellite centre for the South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation. Ms Begum has a master’s degree in public administration from Harvard University and is chief executive of the Active Ageing and Research Centre in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Ferdous Ara Begum Videos

  • "Cultural Diplomacy & Representation of Women in Politics" - YouTube
    Jan 13, 2013 ... "Cultural Diplomacy & Representation of Women in Politics" Panel Discussion moderated by the Hon. Nouzha Skalli ICD Advisory...
  • Ferdous Ara Begum, Gender Issues Specialist, Former Member of ...
    Dec 30, 2012 ... "CEDAW Convention after 30 Years: Challenges & Achievements towards Advancement of Women in the Public and political Spheres" A ...

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  • How to book Ferdous Ara Begum?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Ferdous Ara Begum for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Ferdous Ara Begum, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Ferdous Ara Begum or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Ferdous Ara Begum?

    Booking fees for Ferdous Ara Begum, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Ferdous Ara Begum, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Ferdous Ara Begum?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Ferdous Ara Begum for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Ferdous Ara Begum for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Ferdous Ara Begum or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Ferdous Ara Begum or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Ferdous Ara Begum is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Ferdous Ara Begum for your event is available upon request. Ferdous Ara Begum generally travels from Bangladesh and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Barbara Taylor, M.D., Kristie Kennedy, Amanda Russell, Kanwaljit Soin and Koya Webb. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Ferdous Ara Begum for an upcoming event.

Ferdous Ara Begum Speaker Videos

  • "Cultural Diplomacy & Representation of Women in Politics" - YouTube
    Jan 13, 2013 ... "Cultural Diplomacy & Representation of Women in Politics" Panel Discussion moderated by the Hon. Nouzha Skalli ICD Advisory Board ...
    Ferdous Ara Begum, Gender Issues Specialist, Former Member of ...
    Dec 30, 2012 ... "CEDAW Convention after 30 Years: Challenges & Achievements towards Advancement of Women in the Public and political Spheres" A ...

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