Legal Status

Date of Establishment: 01 October 1985


Registration Authority
Registration Status
Number Date of Registration
NGO Affairs Bureau 263 Renewed up to 08 April, 2018
Ministry of Social Welfare 1160/85 04 April, 1985
Microcredit Regulatory Authority 01781-00048-00103 15 January, 2008


In terms of organization structure, CODEC has two layers of Executive Body: General Committee, which has been formed with membership of total 30 members, female 12 and male18 members. The General Committee elected the Seven Members Executive Committee. The names and positions of Executive Committee members (from 14/05/2012 to 13/05/2015) are as follows:

Mr. Abul Kashem
Independent Consultant
General Secretary
Mr. Shahid Hossain Talukder
Independent Consultant
Mr. Md. Reazul Kabir FCA
Women Affairs Secretary
Ms.Jahanara Begum
One Bank, Bahadder Hat Branch
Social Welfare Secretary
Ms.Jesmin Sultana Paru
Social Activist
Nasirabad, Chittagong
Executive Member
Mr. Dr. Mir Murtoza Reza Khan
Khurshi, Chittagong.