Unitrend Ltd, an advertising agency in Bangladesh has awarded Person of the Year Award to Valerie Ann Taylor, founder of CRP.
Valerie Taylor have received numerous awards including O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire). In 1998 she was awarded Bangladeshi citizenship by the Bangladesh Government and also the “Shadhinota Dibosh Podok” the highest civilian award of the country. She Is from Buckinghamshire, England and first came to Bangladesh with Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) in 1969 to work as a physiotherapist in Chandragona. She had lived in Bangladesh since then and touched many lives during her long service to the very poor and ill fated paralyzed people.
Unitrend has been paying tribute to those personalities who have dedicated their lives for the benefit of Bangladesh and set examples for others to emulate.
Amir Khasru has the details.