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Literacy program for marginalized community

Project Location: Paikgachha Upazila of Khulna District; Tala Upazila of Satkhira District
Project Period: January 2022- December 2022
Financed by: Fondazione Mission Bambini Onlus, Italy
Total Amount: BDT 5,000,000.00

Direct Beneficiaries: 994

Objectives:

  • Increase literacy rate in dalit & disadvantaged community;
  • Increase knowledge on women’s rights, and social rights amongst adolescent girls;
  • Interaction with the goal of creating social awareness for the prevention of child marriage and increasing public awareness against the child marriage system;
  • Enhance awareness on the establishment of human rights and the elimination of caste discrimination;

 

Activities:

1) Study materials, stipend & exam. fees distribution;

2) Special support distribution to girls through motivational seminars;

3) Support to S.S.C. examinee;

4) Guidance seminar for S.S.C & H.S.C passed Dalit students;

5) Training on leadership;

6) Organize drawing, cultural competitions;

7) Awareness-raising meeting preventing early marriage;

8) Monthly & yearly meeting with the guardians at the village level;

9) Annual Meeting with the School Managing Committee;

10) Celebration of National girl child day

11) Awareness-raising meeting on gender issues with the students