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Food Security Assistance to Household Affected by Water logging in South-West Bangladesh

Project Location: Tala & Assasuni Upazila of Satkhira District
Project Period: April 2014- September 2014
Financed by: Solidarites International, France
Total Amount: 95,870 Euro

Direct Beneficiaries: 1,562

 

Objectives

To support the recovery of food security and restore livelihoods of the most vulnerable and severely affected households in water logging affected areas of south west by Water logging.

Activities

  • Provision of Cash for Work (CFW) for recovering food security for 1562HHs.
  • Per day 200 BDT received for Cash for work
  • Provision of Cash for Livelihoods (includes training and livelihood restoration) for 1562 HHs
  • Per beneficiaries received 9000 BDT for unconditional livelihood grant.
  • Training for awareness and knowledge building on the following issues for improving nutrition and resilience: gardening, scientific method of seed preservation/storage, introduction to saline and flood tolerant varieties of crop, climate change and coastal adaptation measures, health and hygiene for 1562 HHs.