22016Aug
Waste Concern Honored by “The Purpose Economy”

Waste Concern Honored by “The Purpose Economy”

Waste Concern Honored by  “The Purpose Economy” A. H. Md. Maqsood Sinha  &  Iftekhar  Enayetullah Waste Concern, Bangladesh Co-founders of Waste Concern, Bangladesh are included in the list of 100 Asian pioneers of purpose economy for turning waste into an environmentally responsible fertilizer. Waste Concern is solving three major problems, waste management problem in the…

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22012Feb
Waste Concern Receives ‘Best Urban Practices’ Award

Waste Concern Receives ‘Best Urban Practices’ Award

Waste Concern Receives ‘Best Urban Practices’ Award During the First Session of the Event Organized by Bangladesh Urban Forum (BUF) in Dhaka, Bangladesh December 5-7, 2011 Bangladesh Urban Forum (BUF) is an initiative of the Government of Bangladesh (GoB) with support from leading stakeholders of the urban sector in a bid to designing a broad…

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262011Aug
Waste Concern Receives Environment Award 2007

Waste Concern Receives Environment Award 2007

Department of Environment (DoE) under the Ministry of Environment and Forests of the Government of Bangladesh (GoB) has awarded Waste Concern with Environment Award 2007 in the category of Research and Development of Innovative Technologies and its Applications. This is the first ever Environment Award introduced by the Government of Bangladesh for out standing contribution…

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262003Nov

Waste Concern Receives Global Tech Museum Award 2003

Two Bangladeshi Honored  As Tech Laureates In Prestigious Global 2003 Tech Museum Awards Competition For Applying Technology To Improve Quality Of Life Around The World” Iftekhar Enayetullah and Abu Hasnat Md. Maqsood Sinha, Co-founders of Waste Concern receiving Tech Museum Award from Paul S. Otellini, President and Chief Operating Officer of Intel, USA In October…

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262003Oct

Outstanding Social Entreprenuers 2003

SCHWAB FOUNDATION FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENUEURSHIP Maqsood Sinha, Waste Concern, BANGLADESH Iftekhar Enayetullah, Waste Concern, BANGLADESH Sinha, born and raised in Dhaka, is an urban planner-architect. Enayetullah, also from Bangladesh, is a civil engineer-urban planner. The pair met while completing their separate graduate research on urban waste management and decided to work together to develop programs…

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262002May

United Nation’s ‘Race Against Poverty Award’ 2002

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) commemorated the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2002 with the resentation of the ‘Race Against Poverty’ awards at the United Nations in New York. The annual global awards honour one individual or an organisation from each region for their outstanding contribution towards improving the economic and social life…

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262000Oct

ASHOKA Fellowship for the year 2000

ASHOKA INNOVATORS FOR THE PUBLIC, USA Maqsood and Iftekhar Enayetullah are tackling urban waste disposal by developing a network of decentralized, financially self-sufficient composting centers adapted to Bangladeshi conditions. Note: This profile was prepared at   the time when A. H. Md. Maqsood Sinha was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2000. Ashoka Fellowship for the…

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