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Mission: To endeavour for developing the standards and quality of the media, skill & ethics of the media professionals, physical and mental health and well-being of the people, and empowerment of women, adolescents, children, minority and other marginalised section of the population.
Vision: MRDI, a multi-disciplinary, not-for-profit, non-government organisation as well as a company limited by guarantee, is engaged to a wide spectrum of social development activities and seeks to render services to national and international organisations, both in the public and the private sectors.
MRDI's mandates and activities are managed and implemented by a group of highly qualified professionals under the leadership of its Executive Director and the broader guidance and supervision of the Board of Directors/Executive Committee.
Apart from the directors, the full-time staff members including managers, researchers, mid-level and field personnel having specialised skills carry out the organisation's project activities in line with the vision of MRDI.
The firm's reputation in social development activities principally stem from the presence of quality professionals in its fold and the professional consultants associated with the organisation under its pooling system.
The consultants having substantial experiences in their respective areas help MRDI executive staff members carry out their activities more efficiently and attain the targeted results of each programme.
Nature of Activities:
Media and Communications: MRDI p rovides a range of media and communication solutions. These include formulating communication, advocacy and media management strategies; capacity building of journalists and public relations professionals through training, workshop and orientation programmes.
Other related activities include print and electronic media monitoring; media research; media content analysis; media campaign through organising workshops, seminars, symposiums, discussions ; production of television and radio programmes, providing technical support in media relations and media management and bridging the media with other sectors.
Social interventions : Programmes of information, education, motivation and awareness-building on different important national issues such as health; education and literacy; trade, industry and development; politics, democracy and governance; environment, food security and population.
The other issues include human rights, marginalised groups' rights, gender, sexual abuse, acid throwing, drug addition, HIV/AIDS, labour, trafficking, migration, rights of ethnic minority, etc.
Corporate governance & corporate social responsibility, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and other development issues are some areas of priority.
Partners of MRDI:
MRDI works in partnership with international and local donor and development agencies, embassies, and UN agencies. The partners help MRDI by providing necessary assistance in the form of funds and expertise. The funds come mainly from government and non-government grants; donations and contributions from home and abroad; loans, fees and charges imposed by the Initiative for services; income from investments, and fees and subscription from MRDI members.
Members, Advisors & Taskforce:
Rokia Afzal Rahman
Syed Fahim Munaim
M A Momen
Dr. Baquirul Islam Khan
Sakiul Millat Morshed
Md. Abdur Rahim
M. Emamul Haque
Dr. Debapriya Bhattacharya
Dr. Mostafizur Rahman
M A Sattar Mandal
Dr. Sakhawat Ali Khan
Mir Attaqui Masruruzzaman
Mirza Tarequl Qader
Shawkat Hossain Masum
Shamim A. Zahedy
Muhammad Farooq FCA
Mohammad Idris, FCA
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