Official Announcement: Formation of OSM Bangladesh Executive Committee!


We are thrilled to share some exciting news from OpenStreetMap Bangladesh (OSMBD). For the first time ever, the OSM Bangladesh community has successfully formed an elected Executive Committee, consisting of a team of dedicated individuals who will guide our community’s activities and initiatives.

We are proud to introduce the newly elected Executive Committee:
President: S M Sawan Shariar
Vice-President: Atikur Rahman
Secretary: Samsul Arafin
Treasurer: Nahid Ferdous
Member-at-large: Mehedi Hasan Ovi
Member-at-large: Afia Tahmin Jahin
Member-at-large: Laila Sharmin Nova

The committee is committed to upholding OSMBD’s core values of collaboration, community-driven initiatives, openness, and accessibility. Our focus is on promoting the use and development of OpenStreetMap in Bangladesh, building and maintaining a comprehensive map of Bangladesh that is freely accessible, and supporting OSM groups and initiatives through training, events, and more.

We would be delighted to collaborate with you on OSM-related projects in Bangladesh. If you need any assistance or guidance, or if you would like to collaborate on OSM-integrated activities, please do not hesitate to reach out to us at our central email communication address:

For ongoing updates and discussions, we invite you to subscribe to our Talk BD channel through the following link:

We appreciate your support and collaboration in advancing the use of OpenStreetMap in Bangladesh and look forward to working with you to achieve our shared goals.

Thank you for standing with the OpenStreetMap Bangladesh community.


Sawan Shariar
President (Elected)

OpenStreetMap Bangladesh