- Municipal Association of Bangladesh (MAB)
Municipal Association of Bangladesh (MAB) is a local government organization representing all the municipalities of Bangladesh. MAB is working to promote better livelihood of the citizen and build up tie among the municipalities of the country. It creates a collective voice for strengthening the municipality. Municipal Association of Bangladesh was established in the year 2003. The Association is registered with the Joint Stock Companies (Registration No. is S- 9094 (20)/2009) under the Society Act of 1860 and NGO Bureaus Registration No. 2642. It includes all the municipalities of Bangladesh as its members.
MAB conducts different types of programmes to enhance the skill of management and administration of municipalities. It provides training to Local government representatives. It has 311 municipalities (Paurashava). MAB has eleven (11) regional committees in the different region of the country. The Head Office of MAB is situated at Baridhara, Dhaka.
The Association is a member of UCLG-ASPAC, and CITYNET. Municipal Association of Bangladesh publishes a newsletter ‘Pourabarta’. It has 31 executive members and 21 executive members of Central committee and Regional Committee respectively. The President of Municipal Association of Bangladesh (MAB) is Advt. Md. Azmat Ullah Khan, Mayor of Tongi Municipality, Gazipur.
Municipal Association of Bangladesh (MAB):
House # 88 (2nd Floor), Road # 02
DOHS, Baridhara, Dhaka – 1206
Telephone: +88 02 8410861
Mobile: +88 01741720060
Published Date: 02/02/2015