Shornokishoree Network Foundation

Adolescent Health Network of Bangladesh

Governing Body

SHORNOKISHOREE Network Foundation (SKNF) is orchestrated by renowned, committed and dynamic professionals who are inspired to work for promotion, prevention and protection of Adolescent Girl's Health & their development for saving lives and supporting the National health & development goals of Bangladesh.

Farzana Brownia

Chairman & CEO

Farzana Brownia is a social worker and legendary TV presenter/anchor, producer and director of Bangladesh. She completed Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSS) in 1999 and Master of Social Sciences (MSS) in 2001 in Sociology from the University of Dhaka. Later in 2004, she completed Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia. She worked for Channel i and has invaluable experiences in social work which achieved lot of praise and prizes in country and abroad.

Syed Nurul Islam


Mr.Syed Nurul Islam (1960) renowned industrialist, Chairman and CEO of Well Group of Industries, he has been declared commercially very important person (CIP) for his valuable contribution in the business arena of Bangladesh. He is the member of BGMEA, FBCCI, SAARC-CCI, Army Golf Club and many others national and international business organizations. He completed Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) in Management and M.Com in Marketing and Management from Chittagong University, Chittagong.

Dr. Nizam Uddin Ahmed

General Secretary

Dr. Nizam Uddin Ahmed is a senior public health expert. He has professional experiences in strategic planning, program design, implementation, partnership & capacity building, grant management, resource mobilization, networking and policy advocacy with Government, NGOs, private sectors and International development partners. He is also working as CEO of Ethics Advanced Technology Limited (EATL) and East West Medical Group including medical, Dental, Nursing College & Hospital,, Jan 2012 to present.

Shahidul Alam Sachchu


Mr.Shahidul Alam Sachchu (1965) internationally renowned Bangladeshi actor, he performed in hundreds of film, drama, theater and many others cultural activities .He has been given national award for his tremendous contribution in the cultural arena of Bangladesh. Although, he is an actor but he has directed many programs and events in Channel i as a high official of the media house. He has valuable experiences in development field and completed Bachelor of Arts (B.A) from the University of Dhaka, Dhaka.

Md. Rafiqul Islam


Md. Rafiqul Islam is a social scientist & young academic. He completed Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSS) & Master of Social Sciences (MSS) in Sociology from the University of Dhaka. Later, he completed Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) from the University of Tromso, Norway under Norwegian government scholarship. He also completed Diploma in Health Economics from the Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka. Mr. Islam has two books and couple of research publications in national and international refereed journals.

Faridur Reza Sagor


Mr. Faridur Reza Sagar (1955) Managing Director (MD) of Impress Telefilm Ltd, Channel-i, is a renowned media personality and novelist. He has been awarded the 'Ekusahy Padak' (National Award) in 2015 for his substantial contribution to the field of mass media. In 2005, he has been awarded the 'Bangla Academy Purushker' for his very special contribution for children's literature. He received international acclaim for producing films, dramas and many others.

Sanaul Arfeen


Mr.Sanaul Arefeen (1954) renowned personality in advertisement and communication, he is a vibrant leader in cultural events, motivational campaign, advertisement, marketing and communication as pioneering members of the Mattra founding team, now chief of Program unit Mattra Advertising Farm. He has been awarded many prizes and praises for his valuable contribution in the media campaign for social development of Bangladesh. He has completed Masters of Arts (M.A) from the University of Dhaka, Dhaka.