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Saber Hossain Chowdhury (born 10 September 1961) is a politician from Bangladesh and Member of Parliament in Bangladesh from Dhaka-9 and is currently the President of Inter-Parliamentary Union. He is the former president of Bangladesh Cricket Board.


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Early Career & Education

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Saber Hossain Chowdhury was a graduate of School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London and holds a Joint Honors degree in Economics and Politics. He has also received a Diploma in Law from University of Westminster, United Kingdom. He was an impressive track record in public service spanning two decades. Having begun his career in the private sector as an entrepreneur, Chowdhury embraced full-time politics in 1996. He has excelled in various roles and responsibilities in parliament, government, political party and sports administration.

Political career


Saber Hossain Chowdhury now Member of Parliament in Bangladesh from Dhaka-9. He served as Deputy Minister of Ministry of Ports & Shipping and, later, as Deputy Minister for Local Government, Rural Development & Cooperatives (1999-2001). He was the youngest Member of the Cabinet during this period. At Political Party Level Chowdhury was appointed in October 2001 as Political Secretary to President of Bangladesh Awami League, Sheikh Hasina, who was then the Leader of the Opposition in Parliament. Shortly thereafter, he was elected Organizing Secretary (1) of the Party with responsibility for Dhaka Division.

Inter Parliamentary Union

Saber Hossain Chowdhury is the 28th President of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). He has been elected to the position on October 16, 2014 for a term of 3 years. He is the first Bangladeshi to have been elected to this highest office of global parliamentary leadership. IPU is the world organization of parliaments and is the focal point for worldwide parliamentary dialogue. IPU supports the efforts of and works in close cooperation with United Nations whose objectives its shares. It enjoys Permanent Observer status at the UN. As IPU President Chowdhury is also a member of the high-level group - Every Woman Every Child - a global movement to champion the health of women, children and adolescents led by the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. First elected as a Member of Parliament from a central constituency in Dhaka-9 in June 1996, Chowdhury has been prominent in the enactment, through Private Member Bills, of groundbreaking legislation such as repeal of the Leper’s Act. Now serving his third term in the Parliament, he is Chair of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Jute and Textiles. Saber Hossain Chowdhury has been actively involved in Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) initiatives and served as a CPA resource person on orientation and capacity-building for Members of Parliament from Africa and the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) at the meeting of the Small Island and the Developing States Study Group on the Role of Parliament in Climate Change, held in Zanzibar, Tanzania, in May 2011. As Chair of the Asian Advisory Group of Parliamentarians for Disaster Risk Reduction and Global Champion of the United Nations Office on Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), Chowdhury has worked with parliamentarians in Seoul in 2012 and Vientiane in 2014.


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