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Flood REsistant SHelter for the South west Region of Bangladesh (FRESH)

Project Location: Tala Upazila of Satkhira District
Project Period: February 2012- February 2013
Financed by: DFID & Actionaid Bangladesh
Total Amount: 1,19,33,055 BDT

Direct Beneficiaries: 494

Principal objective:

To increase ability of 494 Households affected by water logging in South West Bangladesh who can able to protect themselves and their assets through access to and ownership of secure, disaster resilient Shelter and WASH (Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene) facilities.


  1. To Build 494 flood Resistance shelter for worst affected by flood and water logging at Kumira Union.
  2. Installation of 494 sanitary latrines.