Around the Country, Bangla Initiator is developing leadership in communities to ensure all teenagers can fulfill their potential.We also encouraging child journalism so that their voices can reach the policy makers.
Bangla Initiator is a network of 46 independent institute, locally led and governed partner organization that works to accelerate the network’s progress.
We are a National network
To tackle the complex challenges facing children in disadvantaged communities, we need a coalition of leaders addressing the problem in all of its complexity. Each network partner recruits and develops promising future leaders to teach in their nations’ under-resourced schools and communities and, with this foundation, to work with others, inside and outside of education, to ensure all children are able to fulfill their potential.
Our Core Values
We’re guided by our shared Core Values when working together across borders.
We believe in the extraordinary potential of all children and in our collective potential to realize our
aspirations, and so we act with courage, boldness, urgency and perseverance in pursuit of
Locally Rooted and Globally Informed
We value the enormous assets in the communities where we work, immerse ourselves in local perspectives, needs and opportunities, and work in deep partnership with students, families, educators, and community members—all while also seeking to build our understanding of what is possible based on insights from outside of our communities and countries.
We commit to continuous education, reflection, and improvement as the foundation for the
transformational leadership we strive to develop.
In recognition of our shared humanity and interconnectedness, we work with generosity and
compassion to help each other develop and grow.
Diversity & Inclusiveness
We seek to ensure full participation of people from all cultures and backgrounds, and we believe those
who have themselves experienced the inequities we’re working to address should guide and lead this