Rokeya Parvin Shumona - Director - Training & Skill Development

Rokeya Parvin Shumona was born on 20th December 1987. Her father’s name is Late Lutful Bari and her mother’s name is Laila Bari. She lives in Shamoly, Adabor, Dhaka.

She completed her Secondary School Certificate exam from Shah Noor Model High School, Dhaka in Humanities department in 2005. After that, she sat for her Higher Secondary Certificate exam from Mirpur Bangla College, Dhaka in 2008 in the same major.

Then she decided to do a diploma in interior design and completed it in 2012 from SUMIT. And at last she completed her BSS from Mirpur Bangla college in Social Science department in 2014.

In her whole life she received a lot of trainings and also facilitated a lot. The trainings she received are ‘’Fashion design from SME foundation”, “ SME foundation for Leather goods training”, “ JDPC for Jute product”, “ BSCIC for Leather goods”, “ Department of Youth Development for Block”, “ Department of Youth Development for Batic”, “Department of Youth Development for Screen Print”, “Department of Youth Development for Dress Making”.

There are a lot of names in the list of training she facilitated. In the year of 2017 with the duration of 15 days, she participated in a training entitled as “Entrepreneurship development training for jute” in Rajshahi. In the same year, she participated in more training which are “Entrepreneurship development training on design and pattern making, Netrokona, Mymensingh” and “Training of ornaments making and color combination with Pathshal, Dhaka”. The following year she joined in “Entrepreneurship development training for Jute, Tangail” training. The next year she facilitated the training entitled as “Entrepreneurship development training for Jute” in Rangpur, Chittagong, Pabna, Jessore, Sylhet, Moulvibazar, Noakhali, Shrimangal, Dhaka, and “Training of ornaments making and color combination” in Rajshahi and Natore,  also “Entrepreneurship development training for handprint’’ in Rajshahi.

After completing her education, she started her job in Skill Development Trainer post in Jute Diversification Promotion Centre JDPC in 2017. The duties she performs in this job are Entrepreneurship development, Consultancy, Training, Business Development, Design development, Pattern Making. In the following year, she started a new job along with the older one in Micro Industries Development Assistance and Services MIDAS in the position Skill Development Trainer and Mini Garments Trainer. Her duties in this job are Entrepreneurship development, Consultancy, Training, Business Development, Design Development, Pattern making, Colour combination training.

She also has done a lot of jobs in her student life such as in Arong, as call center representative in Inter Speed Marketing Solution limited, as a designer in Doctors Design Firm and as a mentor in Bangladesh Youth Entrepreneurship Advice and Help Centre BYEAH and as trainer for TOT In Department of Ministry of Women and Child.

Till now as a very young age, she has done a lot of constructive and praiseworthy works for the development of SME entrepreneurs. She has a business organization named Boichitra.