Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication promoting the community media sector to Government, Industry, Regulatory Bodies, Media and Development Partners.
Enable access to “on-demand” knowledge for all, using appropriate media to foster public debate for shaping their development agenda and assume responsibilities as citizens in the era of Fourth Industrial Revolution.
BNNRC is to enable a media literate, informed and participatory society so that the underserved societies can shape their lives and livelihoods through the following:
Fostering public debate, media pluralism and democracy using the power of information and communication, Amplifying the voices of vulnerable, marginalized and excluded people in development debates & Working with media and other information stakeholders to support people and communities to bring about positive changes in their lives and livelihoods
BNNRC’s approach to media development & digital development are both knowledge-driven and context-sensitive, and it takes into account the challenges and opportunities created by the rapidly changing media environment in Bangladesh in line with giving voices for the voiceless.
BNNRC is in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) accredited with World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) of the United Nations and UN WSIS prize winner 2016, Champion 2017, 2019 & 2020 for media development.
BNNRC now straggle for promoting Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Bigdata and Internet of things (IoTs) in the Media, Entertainment & Information sector in the era of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
BNNRC is supported by contributions from different development organizations worldwide who share a commitment in building a free, independent and pluralistic community media of voices for the voiceless.