Running Projects

Education

Sl No. Project / Program Duration Funding Agencies Location Goal and Objectives
01 Unique Intervention for Quality Primary Education- (UNIQUE-II) From December 2011 to November 2017 and extended for December 2017 to September 2018 Lead DAM, financed by European Commission (EC) Bhola-coastal area Daulatkhan, Tazumuddin, Lalmohan & Borhanuddin • Organize Community Managed Children Learning Center (CLC)
• Base line Survey & Social Mapping
• Community mobilization
• Conducting pedagogy Training,
• Enrollment the drop out and out of school children for non-formal primary education
• Mainstreaming of NFPE learners
• Organize School Improvement Programme
• Developing contingency plan for disaster management
• Conducting parents schools for socio economic development.
02 UNIQUE Mainstreaming Project From November 2018 to February 2019 Lead DAM, Financed by EC Bhola-coastal area DaulatkhanTazumuddin, lalmohan & Borhanudin · Helping the CLC students to enroll them in the formal Gavt. Schools.
• Handing Over CLC’s to the Management Committee
03 Matribandhu Nouman Academy From 2013 to continue Own Resource Bhobaniganj of Laksmipur district Provide pre-primary education and primary education of class one
• Arranging Ma-Somabesh to aware them about children’s hygiene, education, child care etc.

Health Nutrition & WASH Program

04 Watershed empowering citizens January 2017 to December 2019 Simavi, The Netherlands BholaSadarUpazila Coaching of the CSO on Inclusion and sustainability, Budget Tracking, engage with other stakeholders, WASH, IWRM, Lobby and Advocacy.
• Lobby and advocacy meeting with WASH/IWRM service providers.
• Pre-budget and Open budget dialogue at Union Parishad.
• Operationalisation of Water Rules by sharing at Upazila IWRM and WASH Committee.
• Petition submission to DPHE, BWDB,and LGED and get Feedback.
• Conduct Workshop for duty bearers(BWDB,DPHE,LGIs) to identify Best Practices
• Organize sharing and learning meetings with stakeholders: DPHE,LGED,BWDB,DAE.
• CSOs meeting with UpazilaParishad WASH Public Health, Sanitation and Pure Water Supply committee for addressing WASH rights for excluded people.
05 Ritu Project September 2016 to April 2019 Simavi, The Netherlands Netrokona district. Upazilas: 1.Sadar, 2.Atpara, 3.Mohangonj, 4.Madan, 5.Kalmakanda, 6.Kendua, 7.Purbadhala and 8.Khaliajuri Project aims to promote improved menstrual Hygiene among school going girls. Works are :
1. Selection of schools
2. Formation of Ritu students forums Pre-budget and Open budget dialogue at Union Parishad.
3. Supports & Follow-up of establishment of girls friendly toilets
4 Coordination with GOB officials & WASH related
5 Campaign among the school authority and students.
06 Panii Jiban - Water is life • November 2016 to December 2017 HELVETAS Swiss Interco operation Morelgonja sub-district of Bagerhatand Kayra & paikgacha sub-district of Khulna 1. Activation of Union WASH Committees
2. Formation of WASH Budget Monitoring club and facilitation for activation
3. Establishment of Mothers Parliament and arranging regular meeting
4. Supporting target people in getting safe water.
07 Integrity in School WASH December 2019 Water Integrity Network- WIN Bhola Sadar & Ramgoti Upzila • Imitate tool adaption process
• Selection of school finalized
• TOT for DORP staffs & others partners
• Reviewed policy documents & finalized
• Participatory assessments & FGDs in school launched.
• Multi stakeholders consultant in upazilas
• Data analysis
• Stakeholders water week presentation
• Country level advocacy

Economic Program

08 Enhancing Resources & Increasing Capacities of Poor Households towards Elimination of their Poverty (ENRICH)/ (Shamriddhi Program) From July 2015 & ongoing Pally Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) Razapur Union (Belkuci, Sirajgonj) • Health, Nutrition, Education, Community based Development, Homestead Vegetable Cultivation, Medicinal Plant Cultivation, Improved Cooking Stove Supply, Solar Home ystem, Youth Development & Financial Assistance (Credit) activities for poor families to reduce poverty.
09 Vulnerable Group Development (VGD) • From May 2012 to December 2016.
• From March 2017 to December 2018
Ministry of Women & Children Affairs and WFP Laksmipur sadar And Monohargon Cumilla) upazila • Provide Training on live skills & IGA
• Improve Socio-economic Condition
• Food Support Coordination
• Women Empowerment
• Savings & Credit
10 SAPNA Package Project for Poverty Alleviation of the Maternity Allowance Recipients’ Mothers From July 2014 to Continue Ministry of Women & Children Affairs through Department of Women Affairs, Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh Dhaka Tongipara, Kaligonj Chittagong Chatkhil, Ramgati Rajshahi Singra, Badalgachi Sylhet Srimongol Khulna Mujibnagar Barisal Daulatkhan Rangpur Ulipur • Supporting and coordinating with Department of Women Affairs in implementation of SAPNA project.
• Revisiting Maternity Allowance recipient mothers for SAPNA package selection i.e. Health, Nutrition Birth Card, Education & Cultural Card, Housing and Sanitation, Livelihood income generating inputs, Savings and Microcredit, if needed:
• Couple Training, PPPP implementation, Organizing Ma Sangsad Coordination: with concerned different Ministry/ Stakeholders, Dept of Women Affairs & Field Offices and Union Parishad.
11 Microfinance Program : Jagoron (RMC) Buniad (UPP) Agrosor(SL) Sufolon Agriculture (Seasonal) From August 2004 & ongoing Pally Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF)
NCC Bank Ltd.
Meghna Bank Ltd.
Standard Bank Ltd.
Midland Bank Ltd. and
Bangladesh bank
Sirajgonj Sadar, Belkuchi, Ullahpara, Shahzadpur, Solonga Tangail Bhuapur, Jokarchar, Kalihati, Gopalpur, Ghatail Chittagoing Satkania, Baskhali Kishorganj kuliarchar, Katiadi BargunaSadar • Provide credit for income generation.
• Provide micro-enterprise credit to the entrepreneurs.
• Savings generation and sustainability
• Poverty alleviation
• Empowering the poor specially women who live in the Village.
12 Low Cost Housing for the Rural Poor From November 2003 & ongoing Bangladesh Bank- GoB Kuliarchar, Katiadi, Ghatail, Kalihati, Gopalpur Provide Housing support to the poor who are without house.
13 DORP Green Energy Program May 2014 & ongoing DORP & Rahimafroz 5 Upazila’s of Bhola • Provide renewable solar energy to places where electricity is not available, prioritizing the poor people of the rural area.

Livehood and Resettlement

14 Padma Bridge Rail Link Project- PBRLP From 1st February 17 to July 2021 Bangladesh Railway Dhaka, Narayangonj, Munshigonj, Shariatpur, Madaripur, Faridpur. • Project information campaign
• Resettlement Plan (RP) updating
• Land Acquisition and Resettlement Process Preparation and implementation.
• Identification of entitled persons and issuance of identify cards.
• Assistance to EPs during relocation and finding replacement land
• Assistance to CSC for helping affected families in rehabilitation and livelihood restoration.
15 Dhaka Environmentally Sustainable Water Supply Project (DESWSP) From 1st March 2015 to 31st August 2018 September 2018 to June 2020 Dhaka WASA & ADB Araihazar & Rupganj Upazila of Narayanganj district and Demra & Gulshan Thana of Dhaka district • Project Information Campaign • Resettlement Plan • (RP) updating • Land Acquisition and Resettlement Process Preparation and implementation • Identification of entitled persons and issuance of Identity Cards. • Assistance to EPs during relocation and finding replacement land • Community development program in the alignment area communities • Special Provision based on Project Resettlement Plan for Vulnerable people
16 Bangladesh Singapore 700 MW USC Coal Fired Power Plant Project. December 2017 to May 2019. Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Limited (CPGCBL), Matarbari Union of Maheshkhali Upazila under Cox’s Bazar district. • Information campaign
• Updating RAP & RAP disclosure
• Identification of Entitled Persons;
• Assisting to LA Process;
• Joint Verification & valuation of Property;
• Issuance of ID Cards
• Disbursement of compensation additional grants;
• Assistance to APs in Grievanceredress procedures;
• Assisting APs in the process of relocation & resettlement;
• Preparation of Management Information System;
• Conduct the Livelihood Restoration program
17 Chattogram- Feni- Bakhrabad Gas Transmission Parallel Pipeline Project December 2017 to June 2019 GTCL, ADB Chattogram: 2 Upazila, Sitakunda & Mirersarai Feni: 2 Upazila-Feni & Chhagalnaiya Cumilla: 7 Upazila • Information campaign
• Updating RAP & RAP disclosure
• Identification of Entitled Persons;
• Assisting in LA Process;
• Joint Verification & finalization of valuation of Property;
• Issuance of ID Cards;
• Disbursement of compensation additional grants;
• Assistance in APs in Grievance redress procedures;
• Assisting APs in the process of relocation & resettlement;
• Preparation of Management Information System;
• Conducting the Livelihood Restoration program
18 Dohazari-Cox’s Bazar Railway Track Construction Project Preliminary work started (from 21 November 2016 Agreement signing date). Official work started on 08 February 2017. Will continue till May 2020. Bangladesh Railway & ADB Chattogram and Cox’s Bazar district. • Project information campaign
• Resettlement Plan (RP) updating
• Land Acquisition and Resettlement Process Preparation and implementation.
• Identification of entitled persons and issuance of identify cards.
• Assistance to EPs during relocation and finding replacement land
• Assistance to DCRTCP for helping affected families in rehabilitation and livelihood restoration.
19 Design, Construction, Supervision & Resettlement Plan For Payra Sea Port. May 2018 to October 2020 Payra sea port Authority and IIFC 4200 PAP of Kalapara, Patuakhali • Preparation of design for 4200 buildings.
• Supervision of construction work of the buildings
• Resettlet the PAP’s & handover buildings to the PAPs
• Conducting trade-based Training for restoration of livelihood of the PAP’s
20 Payra ILRP Training 5 March 2019 to 30 June 2019 Payra sea port Authority 4200 PAP of Kalapara, Patuakha Conducting trade-based Training for restoration of livelihood of the PAP’s

Climate change & Environment

21 Plantation & Social Afforestation in the Railway Track & Distribution of Sapling to the PAPs of JBRLP From Jun’01 to Dec’ 10 & Continuing JBRLP – Bangladesh Railway-ADB 8000 PAPs of Bhuapur-Joydevpur • Plantation of 100 km railway track both side, distribution of saplings
• Conducting training
• Awareness creation for nursery development

Lobbing / Advocacy / Monitoring / Networking

22 Phase 01:
(2 years- Short Term) Maternity Allowance to the Poor Mother
Phase 02:
(3 years- Medium Term) Maternity Allowance Centered SAPNA Package Phase 03:
(15 years- Long Term- Self Reliant) Self Propelling SAPNA fulfillment by 20 years of a generation
Start from 2005 & by the Govt. 2007 and Continuing Start from 2009 to 2012 by AECID & started by Govt. from 2014 & continuing Lobbing and advocacy for Govt. resources increasing under NNSSP Nationwide • Selection Criteria Overview
• Pregnant with her first orsecond child
• At least 20 years of age
• Totalhousehold monthly income below Tk. 1500
• Poormother of a female headed household
• Family with adisability
• Owning no land holdings other than theirhomestead
• Owning no productive assets, such asagricultural land, livestock etc.
• Maternity Allowance for the poor mothers revisiting forSAPNA package winning.
• Assist to provide Health, Nutrition, Birth Control Card
• Education and Cultural Card
• Housing and Sanitation
• Livelihood income generation inputs
• Savings, Plantation & Micro-credit, if needed
• Promoting Mother’s Parliament
• Public-Poor-Private Partnership enhancement
• Reducing Hassle of poor rural women
• Ensuring Transparency & Accountability
• Ensuring Fair selection of mothers
• Disseminating proper information
• Dissemination of Health related information
• Establishing a monitoring system
• Voter education
• Organizing voter for union council electionElection observation
• Supporting awareness & civil society activities
23 Establish IT Centering Mothers for Poverty Resistance Ongoing Own resources Nation wide
24 Basic Rights Forward Establishing Human Rights CCHRB/ BMSP CCHRB/ BMSP