On the 12th June, 2013 Bytesforall Bangladesh together with Monthly CNews Magazine (http://www.cnewsvoice.com), Bangladesh Open Source Network (BDOSN – www.bdosn.org) and Bangladesh Computer Samity (BCS – http://www.bcs.org.bd/) organized a round-table on Women Rights, Gender and ICT: Issues and Remedies to online harassment at the BCS auditorium in Dhaka and collected inputs on online harassment and privacy infringement. It was attended by more than 40 participants including students, women rights activists, ICT entrepreneurs, journalists, university teachers, NGO activists etc.
‘Access to Information’ (A2I) program (http://www.pmo.gov.bd/a2i/index.php) supported by UNDP Bangladesh and hosted at Prime Minister’s Office in Bangladesh is organizing a global online consultation on shaping ‘Strategic Priorities of Digital
Bangladesh’ at Bytesforall Readers Forum (http://www.yahoogroups.com/group/bytesforall_readers). This is collaboration between Bytesforall and A2I to bring in global inputs to the draft strategy document that A2I has prepared and to understand what examples or experiences can guide Bangladesh to have an ICT enabled development process. The best practices can also be included in the chapter in boxes in collaboration with the writers.