Sir Fazle Hasan Abed

Tribute To Sir Fazle Hasan Abed: He dreamt big and made them come true

Abed Bhai, as Sir Fazle Hasan Abed was lovingly called by almost all those who knew him, was well into his fatal illness when Cyclone Bulbul struck Bangladesh.

December 21, 2019
December 21, 2019

A LIGHT HAS GONE OUT

Some personalities are so much larger than life that boiling down their accomplishments to a few words is an almost impossible task. Sir Fazle Hasan Abed is one such person.

December 21, 2019
December 21, 2019

Condolences pour in

Condolences began pouring in after news of the death of Brac founder Sir Fazle Hasan Abed broke.

April 12, 2018
April 12, 2018

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed gets 'Lego Prize 2018'

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, founder and chairperson of Brac, has been awarded the “Lego Prize 2018,” in recognition of his outstanding

April 26, 2016
April 26, 2016

A tribute to a champion of the deprived

I can think of few people who have done more for the world's deprived population than Fazle Hasan Abed.

April 8, 2016
April 8, 2016

Sir Abed gets award from Michigan University

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, founder and chairperson of Brac, has received the Thomas Francis Jr Medal in Global Public Health award from the University of Michigan.

October 19, 2015
October 19, 2015

THE FIGHT AGAINST HUNGER

Each year the World Food Prize Laureate delivers the Borlaug Lecture at Iowa State University, principally on the subject agricultural science and its potential to advance human progress.

October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed receives World Food Prize

Brac Founder and Chairperson Sir Fazle Hasan Abed receives the 2015 World Food Prize for his outstanding contribution to enhance the world's production and distribution of food to those most...