CONTACT US

House# 27,Road# 119, Block# CES
(B)Gulshan,Dhaka-1212,
Bangladesh
Phone: +(880 2) 8837745-7
Fax: +(880 2) 9883641
E-mail: mail@cjwbd.com

Board

As a registered Women's Fair Trade Handicraft Trust, CJW operates under a Board of Trustees consisting nine members. The five Board members are elected from the women artisan groups by the artisans. Elected Trustees have a three-year term and are eligible for re-election two terms. The other four members of the BoT : Chairperson is nominated by CARITAS-Bangladesh. Director of CJW involves in the BoT as the ex-officio, two Lifetime Trustees (founders of CJW) serving CJW with providing organizational mission, vision and philosophy. As a consequence, Board of Trustees is ensuring the participation of women and artisans in the management and decision making of the organization. Current BoT consists:

Dr. Benedict Alo D’Rozario  Chairman Nominated by Caritas, Bangladesh 
     
Rev. Fr. Richard. W. Timm CSC Life member Founder
     
Sr. Mary Lillian SMRA Life member Founder
     
Ms. Uttara Rani Member Representative : Chandpur Centre
     
Ms. Shimul Cruze Member Representative : Jagaroni Centre
     
Sr. Semita Nokrek CSC  Member Representative : Jalchattra Centre
     
Ms. Rita Gonsalves Member Representative : Southern zone
     
Ms. Nilu Mondal Member Representative : Northern zone
     
Ms. Bertha Gity Baroi Member Secretary  Director

Policy taken by the Board of Trustees (BoT). Out of the nine, seven are female. Thus, Board of Trustees is ensuring the participation of women and stakeholders in the management and decision making of the organization. The BoT is the ultimate authority to finalize and approve pricing, costing and policy making and profit sharing.