Peace Summit is an open platform to discuss, collaborate and develop capacity of CSOs and professionals to solve most pressing social or governance issues of recent times. The initiative is jointly led by Preneur Lab, a “technology for social good” organization which is actively working to solve social issues using technology for young people, women and entrepreneur and the EMK Center which is a non-partisan platform, committed to open dialogue, informed action, individual and artistic expression, and personal and professional development.
The 3rd edition of Peace Summit highlighted issues which are going to impact the future of Bangladesh. The topics of 3rd Peace Summit were “Impact of General Election 2018 on Bangladesh Economy and Opportunities for Young People” and “Role of Media in General Election 2018”.
The summit brought Economists, Editors, Journalists, Students, Young Professionals, Academicians and Industry Leaders discussed the way forward for Bangladesh’s economy and media. The discussion focused on Fake news, impact of media, employment of young people, creating new startups, ease of doing business, women participation, skilled manpower, utilizing the NRB network and other major issues. This discussion also included about the challenges that can hamper the growth.