An Informal discussion held between VOICE and Representative of Azizu Recycling and E-Waste Company Limited

[Dhaka, 11 January 2024] A knowledge sharing informal meeting on e-waste management was held between VOICE and Head of Business Development of Azizu Recycling and E-Waste Company Limited, one of the pioneering e-waste recyclers in Bangladesh. VOICE’s management team, i.e., Musharrat Mahera, Deputy Director, Tanjima Hoque Trisha, Programme Officer, and Gazi Md. Golam Sadek, Head, Business Development, Azizu Recycling and E-Waste Company Limited attended the meeting and discussed on how to explore opportunities for both organizations through exchange respective knowledge on e-waste management issues in the country. Ahmed Swapan Mahmud, VOICE’s Executive Director shared its experience of research, advocacy and awareness raising activities while Mr. Sadek, shared Azizu Recycling and E-Waste Company Limited’s skills and work on-ground. The discussion emphasized potential collaboration between two organizations with innovative ideas to hold social behavioral change campaign. Both organizations expressed their commitments towards sustainable environment through appropriate e-waste management and enhanced public awareness at large with multistakeholder approach. The organizations also discussed their willingness to strengthen the collaboration with effective joint initiatives in terms of knowledge and resource sharing and other interventions in available capacities.