As a part of the research project titled â€œParticipatory Factory Mapping Researchâ€ being conducted by CED, BRAC University, a workshop titled â€œProject Information Dissemination Workshopâ€ was organized on 18 February 2016 at GDLN Centre of BRAC University. The objective of the convening was to gather key stakeholders and related entities of the Bangladeshi RMG sector in order to seek feedback on the mapping application and the feasibility of the project, as well as for building consensus among the stakeholders for recognizing the need for further continuing the project to cover the entire country.
The workshop also exhibited the interactive, web-based, multi-layered mapping application on RMG industry of Bangladesh developed by CED. The workshop gathered high profile participants from national and international organizations, buyers/brands, civil societies, INGOs, research institutes, etc. The participants shared their valuable suggestions and recommendations for further development of the mapping application.