She is Programme Officer, BRAC UK. She recently took part in a seven day cycle challenge from Sylhet to Cox’s Bazaar to raise money for Vision Bangladesh, a BRAC and Sightsavers International initiative to eradicate avoidable blindness in Bangladesh by 2020. The tour was organised by Xperime Adventures and part sponsored by the Akij Group to raise awareness about climate change.
Jebi made an inspiring presentation at Brick Lane Circle’s launch event for the Amazing Bangladeshis initiative at the Idea Store Whitechapel on Thursday 16 December 2010, 7-9pm. This was the 39th Anniversary of the 1971 Liberation War Victory.
Muhammad Ahmedullah, secretary of Brick Lane Circle, explained the purpose of the initiative and encouraged everyone to participate. He pointed out that if people from different walks of life and backgrounds with a Bangladeshi origin are inspired to do something amazing then we will all benefit and together we will have made a big difference to the development of Bangaldesh and Bangladeshis during 2011.