Muhammad Ibrahim Sobhan
Fellow Since 1989
Ashoka commemorates and celebrates the life and work of this deceased Ashoka Fellow.
This description of Muhammad Ibrahim Sobhan's work was prepared when Muhammad Ibrahim Sobhan was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1989.
Mohammad Ibrahim Sobhan, the first Ashoka Fellow in Bangladesh, launched an innovative organization called the Association for School Based Education (ASBE) that is improving rural primary education for Bangladeshi children attending government, non-government and community schools.
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