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Projects

Ongoing projects:

SL.No Project Title Type of the Project Supported by Location
1.                       Basic Literacy (64 districts) Basic education for adults Ministry of Primary & Mass Education, GoB Gaibandha
2.                       Out of School Children Education Program Non-formal education for out of school children Ministry of Primary & Mass Education, GoB Nilphamari
3.                        Dustha Mohila Unnayan Programme Arrange capacity building training on income generation activities for women who are getting government’s safety net facilities. Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, GoB Gaibandha
4.                       Engaging Rohingya and host community women, men, boys and girls in social change through mobilization methods that empower them to prevent and address GBV and harmful gender-related practices Prevention of GBV; awareness raising on GBV; Social mobilization; Referral service for GBV survivors

 

UNFPA Cox’s Bazar
5.                       Women led Community Centre Construction of Women-Led Community Centres;

Self-help group formation;

Provide Life-skills and Vocational training

UNFPA/WFP/Action Aid Cox’s Bazar
6.                       ‘Rohingya Host Community Food Support : Food package support for Rohingya and host community MATW International Limited, Australia Cox’s Bazar
7.                       Strengthening Women’s Ability for Productive New Opportunities (SWAPNO) Women’s economic empowerment through engaging with different income generation activities e.g. homestead gardening, entrepreneurship development, skills training & job placement etc UNDP Gaibandha
8.                       Skill for Employment Investment Programme (SEIP) Skill development training for youths, job placement and creating employment opportunities. PKSF Gaibandha
9.                       Strengthening Access to Multi-Sectoral Public Services for GBV Survivors in Bangladesh (ASTHA) Reducing Gender Based Violence through awareness raising, support services to GBV survivors. UNFPA & ASK Bogura
10.                    Resilience through Economic Empowerment, Climate Adaptation, Leadership and Learning- REE-CALL-2021 CBOs formation and their capacity building, women empowerment, awareness & motivation, WASH support, disaster risk reduction activities, Leadership building, value chain & market linkage, Oxfam-GB Kurigram
11.                    Trans boundary River for Our Sustainable Advancement (TROSA) Group formation, Prepare contingency planning at community level; Formation different committee at community level; Memorandum submission; Massages dissemination through Rickshaw plate; School campaign; Established multi stakeholder forum at Upazila level; advocacy workshop; Campaign for influence public and private policy; Provide different IGA; Oxfam-GB Rangpur, Kurigram
12.                    Future Oriented Quality Education in Disaster Prone areas in Bangladesh Setting up and operation of Pre-primary, Non-formal and formal primary schools NETZ Bangladesh Gaibandha, Nilphamari, Panchgarh, Kustia
13.                    Ensure Inclusive, Equitable and Quality Education for Children from Marginalised Families in Bangladesh (ENSURE) Non- formal primary education for out of school children; technical support to formal Govt. Primary schools for their capacity building and education materials support for children NETZ Bangladesh Nilphamari
14.                    Skills for Employment and Empowerment of Rural Youth Project (SEEP) Provide trade based vocational/technical training to youth and job placement.   ICCO Part of Cordaid

 

Gaibandha
15.                    Socio Economic Empowerment with Dignity and Sustainability (SEEDS) Youth development, skill development and job placement, capacity building & women empowerment, non-formal education. STROMME Foundation Gaibandha
16.                    Empowering Small holders to Strengthen Local Democratic Governance (KHAMATAYAN) Ensure inclusive economic development in rural Bangladesh by stimulating the effective engagement of smallholder farmer-led CSOs in local democratic governance through Capacity building, awareness raising, linkage, advocacy. Christian Aid/Traidcraft Gaibandha, Kurigram
17.                    Strengthening Civil Society and Public Institutions to Address Gender Based Violence and Build Community Resilience to Adopt Climate Change Building awareness and community partnership/ engagement with other stakeholders, capacity building on different selected economic  activities, social mobilization, economic opportunity creation, information dissemination, partnership/networking/alliance building, policy advocacy Manusar Janno Foundation (MJF)/SIDA Gaibandha
18.                    Poverty Eradication Food Support Food package support for COVID-19 affected poor families MATW International Limited, Australia Gabiandha, Dinajpur
19.                    Improving food security & livelihoods status of Rohingya refugees and host communities Livelihood support through homestead gardening, skills training and material/input support, health & hygiene kits distribution to curb COVID-19. Solidar Suisse Cox’s Bazar
20.                    Development and Delivery of Biofortified Crops at Scale Provide technical and input support for small holders farmer to produce improved varieties of Sweet Potato. International Potato Centre (CIP)-FCDO Gaibandha, Kurigram, Rangpur
21.                    Promoting Resilience, Opportunities and Socio-Economic Empowerment of migrants/climate displaced communities (PROSPERITY) in Bangladesh Livelihood support for climate displaced people, DRR, Skills and capacity development, awareness on DRR, climate change and safe migration, advocacy.  AWO International-BMZ Gaibandha
22.                    Strengthening Democracy by Promoting Human Rights Culture in Bangladesh’ Strengthen capacity of CBOs, legal aid support, awareness raising on human rights. Ain O Shalish Kendra (ASK) Gaibandha
23.                    School Children Milking Program Provide cow milk for school children on daily basis BSRM (Private Sector) Gaibandha
24.                    Inclusive Education Project Enrolment Children with Disabilities in Mainstreaming schools;

Awareness raising about inclusive education and child safeguarding issues;

Distribution of Assistive devises;

Leonard Cheshire Disability Sirajganj
25.                    Evidence Creation on Innovation Approaches to Enhance Resilience Project (CRI Component) ·         Flood Insurance;

·         Crop Insurance;

·         Awareness raising.

OXFAM Kurigram
26.                    Emergency medical assistance and vaccination support for the COVID-19 affected People in Bangladesh Awareness raising and support online registration for COVID-19 vaccination; Distribution of PPE kits to the government and frontline health workers/hospital staff;

Provide Oxygen cylinder support at health complex including Oximeter;

Provide Bed (Manual Crank Central Lock) or other need based medical equipment for Government hospital;

Tele Medicine Services for rural poor COVID patients;

Cash support to COVID patients for Medicine purchase specifically for severlyaffected poor patient.

ICCO Part of Cordaid Gaibandha & Kurigram
27.                    Evidence Creation on Innovation Approaches to Enhance Resilience Project (CRI Component) Promoting insurance and designing robust index insurance models, evidence-generation for loss compensations;

Innovative insurance products delivery through meso-level delivery channels to specific households

OXFAM GB Kurigram
28.                    Emergency WASH Support Installation of Basic Water/tube Wells MATW International Limited, Australia Gaibandha, Dinajpur, Thakurgaon
29.                    Emergency Food Support Provide food assistance MATW International Limited, Australia Gaibandha
30.                    Provide Daily Hot Meals for Kids in Struggling Orphanages Provide cooked food three times daily MATW International Limited, Australia Dinajpur, Thakurgaon
31.                    Medical Camp in Rural Areas Provide consultation and medicine support MATW International Limited, Australia Dinajpur, Thakurgaon
32.                    Provide Winter Cloths for Orphans  

Provide warm cloths

MATW International Limited, Australia Gaibandha, Dinajpur, Thakurgaon
33.                    Emergency Cash & NFI support to flood affected victims in Rohingya camps and host communities in Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar Provide Cash & NFIs Solidar Suisse Cox’s Bazar

Last 5 Years Projects

1 Emergency Cash Assistance for Flood Affected People  in Gaibandha district
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha Gaibandha Sadar, Saghata, Sundarganj & Fulchari   WFP  
2 Kurigram Saghata, Fulchari, Gobindaganj, Sundargonj, Rowmari & Rajibpur    
3 Promoting Rights of Teen-aged Girls to Improve their Access to Economic Activities (PROTIVA)
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha Gobindaganj & Saghata   ICCO Cooperation  
4 Strengthening Community Resilience through Disability Inclusive Disaster Risk Management (DiDRM) in Urban and Rural areas in Bangladesh
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha Sundraganj   CBM-CDD  
5 Early recovery efforts to meet the immediate basic needs of monsoon flood affected people in the North-West areas of Bangladesh
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Kurigram Rowmari & Chilmari   Oxfam  
6 Humanitarian assistance in flood affected areas in Gaibandha and Kurigram
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha and Kurigram Gaibandha Sadar, Fulchari, Rowmari   ICCO Cooperation  
7 Emergency support for flood affected people in Gaibandha district
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha Fulchari   Start Fund Bangladesh  
8 Provision of improved WASH services for the flood affected people in Kurigram and Gaibanda districts of Bangladesh
Location Target Family UNICEF Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha & Kurigram Gaibandha sadar, Fulchari 

 

 

Kurigram sadar, Chilmari

  Start Fund Bangladesh  
9  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha     Oxfam-GB 1,41,05,989
10 Disaster Risk Reduction & Livelihood
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha     Oxfam-GB 1,41,05,989
11 River Basin Programme (RBP)
Gaibandha     Oxfam-GB 77,59,833
12 Community Mobilization to End Violence against Women
Gaibandha District     Oxfam-GB 72,42,819
13 Raising Peoples voice for comprehensive  Agrarian Reform Programme and Climate Justice in Char Area
Gaibandha     Oxfam-GB 65,10,680
14 Food Security Response Initiatives and Efforts for floods in North-Western Districts-2012 (FRIENDS)
Gaibandha Fulchari Upazila   Oxfam-GB 2,39,22,420
15 Early Recovery Efforts to Flood Affected people to meet their Immediate Basic Needs
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   Oxfam-GB 3,67,23,968
16 Poverty Reduction through Improving Diversified Employment-PRIDE
Gaibandha Sadar and Fulchari Upazila   OXFAM-NOVIB 16,25,94,117
17 Resilience though Economic Empowerment Climate Adaption Leadership and Learning-RESOLVE
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   OXFAM-NOVIB 1,72,81,300
18 Local Innovation for Food Security and Entrepreneurship Project (LIFE)
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   OXFAM-NOVIB 42,00,000
19 Quality Primary Education for Children from Extreme Poor Households In Bangladesh
Gaibandha     NEZT, Partnership for Development and Justice 2,26,99,499
20 Quality Primary Education for Children from Extreme Poor Households on Remote River Islands In North- West Bangladesh
Gaibandha     NEZT, Partnership for Development and Justice 2,24,47,092
21 Dissemination of Improved Cook Stoves
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   NEZT, German 4,00,000
22 River Erosion Project
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   Practical Action 85,00,000
23 Election day Monitoring , voter and civic Education
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   The Asia Foundation 60,20,170
24 National Initiative and Response to Advance Public Order for Development-(NIRAPOD)/Community Based Placing Project
Kurigram Roumari and Rajibpur Upazla   The Asia Foundation 1,31,90,736
25 Microinsurance Mutual Entite-MIME
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   INAFI-Bangladesh 43,39,200
26 Promoting WEMAN in Bangladesh and Gender & HIV/AIDS Mainstreaming
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   INAFI-Bangladesh 96,500
27 Stitching Liliane Fonds
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   Liliance Fonds 14,00,000
28 Facilitation the Changes in Water and Sanitation Behavior of People in Gaibandha
Gaibandha     Max Fundation 42,17,349
29 Micro -Credit Research Project (MCRP)
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   IED/JAPAN 15,00,000
30 Swisscontact Bangladesh (M4C)
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   DFID 6,65,600
31 Enabling people with disabilities so that can achieve equal opportunity and full participation in national development (LCI)
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   Centre for Disability in Development 35,00,000
32 Promoting Rights for Person with Disabilities-PRPD
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   Centre for Disability in Development 18,98,510
33 Proximity service for a full participation of people with Disabilities in all spheres of life
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   Centre for Disability in Development 5,00,000
34 Mainstreaming disability issues in disaster risk reduction at 6 Wards of Gaibandha
Gaibandha Sundorjani Upazila   Centre for Disability in Development 75,24,700
35 Community for learning Information, Communication and Knowledge (CLICK)
Gaibandha     D-Net 10,00,000
36 Improving people through improved access to information on governance and human right project
Gaibandha     D-Net 15,00,000
37 Promoting Info-Lady for Building Inclusive information and knowledge System
Gaibandha     D-Net 7,35,667
38 Reducing Extreme Poor by Skill Development on Garment
Gaibandha     Shiree/DFID 2,04,45,426
39 Early Recovery Support to Flood Victims in North West Bangladesh
      Christian Aid 2,97,09,540
40 Emergency Response for flood affected people of Gaibandha 2014
Gaibandha Gaibandha Sadar, Fulchari & Sundargonj Upazila   Christian Aid 38,40,000
41 Vulnerable Group Development for Ultra Poor Project-VGDUP-Kurigram
Kurigram Roumari & Rajibpur Upazla   European Commission 21,28,62,410
42 Gaibandha Food Security Project for Ultra Poor Women
Gaibandha     European Commission 31,79,50,941
43 Advocacy for Poors Access to the Local Public Health Services
Gaibandha     European Commission 1,50,99,823
44 Promoting rights through community action improved access to inclusive education for with disabilities
Nilphamari     European Commission 5,90,56,424
45 Oxfam Humanitarian Capacity Building Project (OHCB)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
  Kurigram 1.Rajibpur
2.Rowmari
  Oxfam    
46 Resilience Improvement of Vulnerable Extreme Riparian-(RIVER)  
Gaibandha 1. Fulchari 1,500 Christian Aid 71,95,537  
47 Community Driven Disability Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction(CDDiDRR)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha 1. Sundarganj
2. Fulchari
429 CBM-CDD 1,64,11,946.00  
48 Ultra Poverty Reduction (Chars Research Project)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha 1.Gaibandha Sadar
2.Shaghata
3.Fulchari
4.Sundarganj
1800 IDE/JAPAN 45,64,760  
Kurigram 1.Rajibpur
2.Rowmari
 
49 Climate Adaptation for char Island people (CACP)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Kurigram 1.Rajibpur
2.Rowmari
6,000 PKSF 86,19,786  
50 Structural Alleviation of Poverty and Marginalisation in The Poorest Regions Bangladesh (SAHOSH)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Sundargonj 6,224 NETZ Bangladesh    
51 Inclusive Economic Development Through Integrated food Production and Income Security (IED)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Fulchari 1,500 Christian Aid    
52 E-Commerce based Business Solution for Poor Producers in Rural Bangladesh  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha 1.Gaibandha Sadar
2.Shaghata
3.Fulchari4.Sundarganj
5.Sadullapur
6.Palasbari
7.Gobindaganj
 5000 Christian Aid 66,86,750.00  
53 Strengthening Capacity and Networking of NSAs  and SAs on Disabilities (SCANED)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
    200 CDD    
54 Enhancing Governance & Capacity of Service Providers and Civil Society in Water Supply and Sanitation Sector  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Fulchari 274,958 NGO Forum for Public Health    
55 Community Based Rehabilitation for Persons with Disabilities Following Rana Plaza Collapse in Bangladesh  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Fulchari, Gaibandha Sadar, Sadullapur 50 Handicap International    
56 Inclusive Protection and Empowerment Project for Children with Disabilities (IPEP)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Gaibandha Sadar, Shaghata 250 SAVE THE CHILDREN 5,54,000.00  
  Early Recovery Facility (ERF)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Kurigram Chilmari   UNDP    
57 North West Flash Flood Emergency Response for WASH & Nutrition  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Fulchari, Gaibandha Sadar   UNICEF    
58 UN joint Programme on Support for North West Bangladesh Floods (WASH, Food Security & Nutrition)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
GaibandhaKurigram Gaibandha: Fulchari, Kurigram: Chilmari, Kurigram Sadar, Fulbari 11571 UNICEF 3,44,81,016.00  
59 UN joint Programme on Support for North West Bangladesh Floods (WASH, Food Security & Nutrition)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Gaibandha Sadar, Fulchari 1220 WFP    
60 Creating Opportunities for Deprived Poor People through Technical Education and Health Services  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Fulchari, Gaibandha Sadar, Sadullapur 170 TESCO International Sourcing    
61 Emergency Food Security Cash Assistance for the Worst Flood Affected Households 2017  
  Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Fulchari & Saghata 2521 WFP    
62 ‘Strengthen Women-Led Climate Resilience DRM for Inclusive Development through Adaptive Agricultural Technology (SCR-DRIMAT)’  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha     Christian-Aid    
63 Emergency Food Support for Flood Affected People in Gaibandha  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha   5038 WFP 444,875  
64 Emergency Relief Support 2017  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Gaibandha Sadar, Sundarganj 2300 ICCO CORPORATION    
65 Emergency Assistance for 2017 Flood Victims in Kurigram district  
  Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Kurigram Kurigram, Chilmari, Ulipur  1000 Oxfam-GB    
66 Emergency Support for 2017 Flood Victims  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Fulchari 300 TESCO International Sourcing    
67 Provision of Life Saving WASH, Child Protection & Emergency Education Services to the Flood Affected People in Dinajpur District of Bangladesh  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Dinajpur Dinajpur Sadar, Birganj, Birol 55000 UNICEF    
68 Food Assistance in North West Flood-2017  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Gabindagonj, Fulchari   WFP    
67 China-UNDP Bangladesh Emergency Response Initiative For August Flood In 2017 Shelter Support Assistance  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha & Kurigram Gaibandha Sadar, Fulchari, Saghata & Kurigram Sadar, Ulipur, Chilmari  7500 UNDP    
70 Recovery of WASH, Child protection & Infrastructure while strengthenting emergency preparedness skill in flood-affected areas.  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha 

 

 

Dinajpur

Fulchari & Birol  26000 UNICEF    
71 Micro-credit for Share-Croppers (Credit for Farming)- Research project  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
      IDE/JAPAN    
72 Shifting the Power  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Gaibandha Sadar, Sundorgonj   Christian-Aid 58,00,000  
73 Emergency Assistance to the UMNs in Bangladesh  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Cox’s Bazar Ukhia   Christian Aid    
74 Strengthening Humanitarian Preparedness and Response (SHPR)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Cox’s Bazar Ukhia   Christian Aid    
75 GUK people fleeing Myanmar (DEC)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Cox’s Bazar Ukhia   Christian Aid 82,37,718.00  
76 Emergency Response to the Cyclone Amphan affected people in Satkhira district, Bangladesh  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Satkhira Assasuni   AWO International    
77 Youth Empowerment for Economic Emancipation and Social Cohesion (YES)  
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)  
District Upazila (Sub-district)  
Gaibandha Gaibandha Sadar, Saghata, Palashbari   ManusherJonno Foundation    
 78 Dustha Mohila Unnayan Programme
Location Target Family Supported by Total Value (BDT)
District Upazila (Sub-district)
Gaibandha Gobindaganj   Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, GoB