As per NEARS Executive Committee decision, a workshop was held to finalize the NEARS long term strategy at BRAC CDM on 30 and 31 May 2018. The participants were from NEARS member organizations including Executive Director, Team Leader, Program Officer, Coordinator, convener and representatives. The vice presidents of NEARS attended various sessions throughout the workshop. The total number of participants were 22 (Male- 12; Female- 10). With a review of the outcome of last Strategic planning workshop and SWOT analysis of NEARS, the participants able to set the mission, vision, values and objectives of NEARS. After successful completion of the workshop, NEARS objectives are clubbed under three broad categories / themes
Advocacy & Awareness Raising
Monitoring and Research
This draft strategy placed to the house of NEARS AGM and got the final approval.