Local Consultative Group Plenary Meeting, 11 November 2013

The Government of Bangladesh and its development partners met in an LCG Plenary Meeting for the third time this year on 11 November 2013 at the NEC Conference room of Planning Commission, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka. Hon’ble Finance Minister Mr. Abul Maal A Muhith MP graced the meeting as chief guest while Hon’ble Minister for Planning Air Vice Marshal (Retd.) A. K. Khandker MP was present as special guest. The meeting was co-chaired by ERD Secretary Mr. Md. Abul Kalam Azad and UN Resident Coordinator in Bangladesh Mr. Neal Walker.
Secretaries from different Line Ministries, HoMs/HoAs and representatives from the government and development partners attended the meeting. The meeting discussed the ways to maintain momentum in development cooperation during the time of transition and streamlining of TPP/DPP process. It was also decided during the meeting that a workshop would be organized very soon involving the concerned government representatives and development partners to share information and to take suggestion on the draft guideline that has been developed for streamlining the TPP/DPP process.