New Study Shows Importance of Trust and Strong Communities in escaping poverty

New Study Shows Importance of Trust and Strong Communities  in escaping poverty

A new study, which includes research conducted in villages mobilized by The Hunger Project in Bangladesh in partnership with BRAC, shows the value of building strong communities, particularly among the lowest income groups. The study’s key finding is that low-income individuals who trust their communities make better long-term financial decisions that can lift them out […]

JATRA Project of CARE Bangladesh: Community score card initiated to improve service delivery of safety net programs in Unions

JATRA Project of CARE Bangladesh:  Community score card initiated to improve service delivery of safety net programs in Unions

JATRA project has initiated community score card (CSC) with Natural leaders (Local leaders emerged from community mobilization process), Citizen Forums (Project supported community group who engages in democratic dialogue with UP for interest of poor and marginalized) and local government representatives to enhance citizens’ voices for quality service delivery. The CSC exercises were practiced to […]

APARAJITA : A Model for Political Empowerment of Women in Bangladesh

APARAJITA : A Model for Political Empowerment of Women in Bangladesh

APARAJITA – Political Empowerment of Women is deeply conceptualized and implemented by Four Alliance NGOs, i.e., Democracywatch, Khan Foundation, PRIP Trust and Steps Towards Development, supported by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). This is an innovative and splendid model. The four NGO’s, through their deeper insights, have developed oneness in their strategies to […]

The ‘Aparajitas’ are striving to send existing government facilities to the rural women

The ‘Aparajitas’ are striving to send existing government facilities to the rural women

She was an NGO worker.  She worked in RDRS and Chinnomukul. She worked in credit Programme of ‘Mohidev’ and ‘Aso Desh Gori’ in Ulipur Upazila for 12 years. She joined in Mohila Dal of BNP in 1999 and became nominated as the president of Ulipur Mahila Dal. She was elected as the president of Ulipur […]