Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change (Satkhira) Project

This project started in order to facilitate resilience building of target vulnerable people who severely affected by water logging, landless and marginal farmers who had no regular source of income and also families with disabled members. In a nutshell, project purpose was to build resilience of target people so that they are able to face future disasters and improve their quality of life and livelihoods.

  • Implemented Places: Joynagar and Jugikhali unions of Kalaroa Upazila in Satkhira district
  • Served: 4390 families
  • Budget: 19, 321, 119 (2017-2018)
  • Period: March 2016-December 2017
  • Donor: DCA, Back donor was ECHO

Accomplishments:

  • 2 CRAs (community risk assessment) were performed
  • People received BDT 18000 as necessary unconditional startup
  • People got aware regarding hygiene promotion and menstrual health management
  • People were trained regarding different alternate options, such as sack bag, tower method of vegetables gardening, integrated mini pond of fish, poultry and vegetable farming