A Listeners conference and Award Giving Ceremony was held at Dam Auditorium in Khulna on 14 April 2017. A total of 80 listeners attended the proramme from different southern districts of Bangladesh. They exchanged their views on Upokuler Katha (Tales of Shore), a radio programme has been developed under Rural Radio Initiative (RRI). This is a component of Coastal Climate Resilient Infrastructure Project (CCRIP) implemented by Local Government Engineering Department (LGED) supported by International Fund for Agricultural Development-IFAD. Bangladesh Betar, the national radio of the country, supported RRRI organising the conference where different listener clubs were honoured with crest.