Self-Reliance Building and Disaster Risk Reduction Project

This project started in order to mobilize poor and extremely poor women, children, adolescents to raise their awareness on self-help approach and encourage them to become gradually self-reliant, sensitize them about child rights, safe WASH practices, climate change adaptation, regular savings and income generation activities.

  • Implemented Places: 2 unions of Barguna Sadar and 3 unions of Sharankhola Upazila in Bagerhat.
  • Served: 5000 families received various services
  • Budget: 9,683,877 (2017-2018)
  • BDT 2,766,152 mobilized and TK. 6,763,000 disbursed to 741 members as income generating lone.
  • Duration: 2017-Continuing
  • Donor: KNH

Accomplishments:

  • 301 people participated in 11 link building workshop.
  • Different international days observed and 600 people took part in such activities at different places.
  • 942 disadvantaged children were mobilized and organized in different groups.
  • 146 farmers received saline tolerant paddy seeds.