In an interview with Dhaka Tribune’s Syed Samiul Basher Anik and Mahadi Al Hasnat, SAJIDA Foundation’s Director Md Fazlul Haque shared his insights into the project and how innovation can help to accelerate financial inclusion in the country. As stated by Mr Md Fazlul Haque, “SAJIDA Foundation believes that defining, promoting and practising an organizational culture will popularize the innovation culture. Organizational culture is an important determinant of sustained innovativeness. We feel that organizational culture, inspiring mission and vision statements, democratic communication, safe working environment, ﬂexibility, collaboration, incentivizing performance, and leadership, can all lead to a culture of innovation.” To read the full interview, visit: https://www.dhakatribune.com/business/2018/05/15/innovation-through-digitization-can-help-better-everyone-s-life
Metlife Foundation on Monday, 7 May 2018, awarded five Bangladeshi entrepreneurs, nonprofit and other social impact organizations with total grant of US$100,000 as winners of Inclusion Plus, a global competition from the foundation that aims to increase access to quality, sustainable financial services in the category of financial technology, financial products and services. The foundation at a program held on Monday in Dhaka handed over the grant money to the five finalist innovative projects to support the scaling up of their projects in accelerating financial inclusion in the country.
SAJIDA Foundation, being among the top 5 competitors, became the winner of fourth position and received a grant of US$5,000. To read the full news, visit: https://www.dhakatribune.com/business/2018/05/07/metlife-awards-five-local-entrepreneurs-accelerating-financial-inclusion/