Recently, bKash signed an agreement with Family Health International (FHI 360), a US-based non-profit human development organization to disburse funds to 2400 lactating mothers under USAID's Strengthening Multisectoral Nutrition Programming through Implementation Science Activity.
Mizanur Rashid, Chief Commercial Officer of bKash and Jennifer Crum, Chief of Party, FHI 360, exchanged the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations. Masrur Chowdhury, Head of Govt. Project & Business Sales; A.T.M. Mahbub Alam, GM, Business Sales; Mehmud Ashique Iqbal, DGM, Key Accounts; Md. Somel Reza Khan, Relationship Manager, Commercial from bKash and Khandaker Irshad Mahmud, Finance and Operation Director, Nazmus Sadat, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Advisor, and Dr. Ayan Shankar Seal, Technical Advisor from FHI 360 were also present at the signing ceremony.
FHI 360 has worked in Bangladesh for the last 40 years and has conducted more than 100 projects in family health & nutrition segment. Besides providing wide range of human development assistance, FHI 360 has also been at the forefront of helping Bangladesh move toward the digitization of payments and financial services.