The Bangladesh Digital Social Innovation Forum and the Digital Social Innovation Forum are going to host the Global Peace and Humanitarian Awards 2021 on September 21 in Dubai for the first time on the World International Day of Peace. A total of 150 people in 6 categories will be nominated and 18 people will be honored.
The categories are- 1. Interfaith Leadership, II. Leadership in Strengthening Families, 3. Outstanding Service Award, 4. Good Governance Award, 5. Innovative Scholarship for Peace and 6. Other Global Peace Awards.
Ali Akbar Asha, Founding President of BDSIF and DSIF, said that the Global Peace and Humanitarian Award 2021 is presented to honor various individuals and organizations whose exemplary efforts have significantly improved the lives of others and contributed consistently to the culture of peace and humanitarian service.
These prestigious awards also seek to honor those who have shown great courage and creativity in their work, with the ability to inspire others in their work, the ability to lead, the ability to take responsibility, and the incredible honesty in difficult situations.
Ali Akbar Asha also said that a link to submit nominations has been published on the official event website for this purpose. At the same time, many platforms around the world, including Youth Opportunity, Evansi.com, Day of Dubai, UN Action Network, have been showcased to apply for the event. The nomination application process will be officially closed on August 15 at 12 midnight Bangladesh time.
Asha said, “We have already received 1582 applications from 31 countries of the world so far.” The final nomination list will be released in a press release by August 18. Only final nominees will be able to participate in Partial Funding at the main event in Dubai.
Nomination application link- here