Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI), in collaboration with Global Center on Cooperative Security (GCCS), is implementing a project titled ‘Developing National Action Plan for Preventing Violent Extremism’. As part of the project, BEI organized two roundtable meetings to solicit views from the participants for developing a set of recommendations for the development of the National Action Plan to prevent violent extremism in Bangladesh on 24 and 27 January 2022 at Tiger Garden International Hotel, Khulna, and BDS Club, Barisal respectively where 30 participants attended in each meeting. Representatives from the media, civil society, private sector, religious leaders, and local NGOs were invited to the program. The roundtable meetings were followed by an FGD conducted in the Satkhira district under the same project. The FGD was conducted with the CSO Members of the city.