- 46 years old
- Date of birth: Jan 25, 1966
- Date of passing: Nov 17, 2012
|Fighting against inequality is a hard path. I have taken this hard path, consciously, and will follow this path till the last day of my life.|
Memorial Page to Khorshed Alam, Executive Director of Alternative Movement for Resources and Freedom Society (AMRF), friend to many many people throughout the globe and advocate and supporter of all workers in Bangladesh and beyond.
Read about his professional life under "His Life"
You can also access the facebook memorial page here.
"Khorshed came into my life very recently through professional e-mail contacts. It was all the more shocking that he passed away so suddenly. Hopefully, there will be a moment to learn more of him as an activist for equality."
"Khorshed Alam and I worked together and I remember him as a strong person with strong opinion and innovative ideas. He was a person who stood up against violence against women and humanity. I will miss him always."
"Khorsed has been a great inspiration for staff of Fair Wear Foundation and we are very grateful for having worked together with him. Thank you for living your life in such a meaningful way. You will be missed dearly."
"A video shot a couple of years ago of Clean Clothes Campaign's close partner and friend Khorshed Alam, who died suddenly and much too young last week. It is committed, courageous people like Khorshed that make CCC such a strong and dynamic network.
"I am shocked to hear about his death. He was such a committed and outstanding person, full of joy and compassion. His death is a true loss for all of us who know him and workers around the globe. It is for us now to continue what he has started and bring about more justice for workers."
"I was very shocked to hear such a sad news, the death news of Khorshed Bhai. I met him for the first time at CCC Conference in Turkey. I talked for several times about the research on sandblasting in Bangladesh."
"Karmojibi Nari expresses its great condolence to the sudden death of Khorshed Alam, Executive Director of AMRF.
KN lost an activist and fried in the way of its journey to establish the workers rights and dignity.
KN will miss him."
"He was strong till the point of death ... I can remember that clearly. A brave man indeed."
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