Who’s Who Bangladesh Award for social work 2017

December, 2017

For Valerie’s remarkable contribution to society and humanity.


Who's Who is a leading source of biographical data on more than 33,000 influential people from around the world. It has been published annually since 1849. It lists people who have influenced society, business and various aspects of life. Entries include entrepreneurs, media, social work and notable figures from academia, sports and the arts.

CRP’s Founder and Coordinator Dr. Valerie Taylor received an award from Who’s Who Bangladesh on 1st December, 2017 for her remarkable contribution to society and humanity. The award giving ceremony was held at the Radisson Blue Water Garden Hotel, Dhaka. The purpose of the award is to highlight and acknowledge people who have played, and continue to play, vital roles in the development of Bangladesh in various areas such as entrepreneurial business, social work, charitable contribution, fair politics, improving human rights, civil service, law enforcement, education and the media. Each year, the award is given to 12 renowned persons who have made a significant contribution to society in their individual fields.

The Chief Guest at the event was the Finance Minister from the Bangladesh Government, Abul Mal Abdul Muhit, and the Special Guest was Dr. A K Abdul Momen, former Representative to United Nations and Chief Advisor to Who’s Who Bangladesh. Many famous people from different sectors of the country and the entire board of Who’s Who Bangladesh were also present.

Who’s Who Bangladesh published the biographies of these awardees on the same day and will circulate them around the world in order to draw attention to their contribution to society.