A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Katalyst and Krishibid Institution, Bangladesh (KIB) on 23 September 2014. Mr. Markus Ehmann, General Manager, Katalyst and Kbd. Mohammad Mobarak Ali, Secretary General, KIB signed from their respective organisations.
The key objective for signing the MoU is to exert respective efforts to introduce an agriculture award to promote and encourage innovations and best practices in agricultural sector.
KIB will initiate and own the award and Katalyst will contribute in piloting and conceptual outlining of the award. The main areas of collaboration include developing a process for the award, piloting and promoting similar initiatives in the agriculture sector.
Kbd. AFM Bahauddin Nasim, MP and President of KIB, representatives from KIB and Katalyst were also present at the MoU signing ceremony.