Seated: Mr. Abu Shahin Ashaduzzaman, Mr. AKM Kawser, Mr. Mohammad Nazim Uddin, Mr. Md. Anwar Hossain, Ms. Maria Regina Galias, Mr. Mirza Mohammad Ali Reza, and Dr. Imtiaz Mahmud Standing: Mr. Michael Apattad, Ms. Camille Lacaba, Mr. Rodrigo Garcia, Jr., Ms. Rabeya Basri, Ms. Afrina Islam, Ms. Marita Apattad, and Atty. Golda Roma
MANILA, Philippines – Eight senior government officials from Bangladesh came for a study visit on 22 August 2017 to learn about CFO’s initiatives in promoting and upholding the interests, rights and welfare of overseas Filipinos. The delegates are led by Mr. Abu Shanin Ashaduzzaman, the National Project Manager of the Knowledge for Development (K4DM) project at the Economic Relations Division (ERD) of Bangladesh’s Ministry of Finance.
An estimated 10,000 Filipinos may be affected by the United States’ new immigration policy, the Department of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday.
The agency said it will assist the 10,000 Filipinos who may end up deported as a result of Washington’s decision to rescind a program that allowed undocumented immigrant children to stay legally in the US.