Location: Pirojpur Sadar, Pirojpur

Website: www.ddjbd.org

Email: info@ddjbd.org

Mission and Vision:

Mission: The Mission of the organization is to ensure people and communities’ sustainable development fighting against poverty, illiteracy, disease, social injustice and national disaster.

Vision: Economically sustainable society and a healthy and modern Bangladesh that is free from hunger, poverty, environmental degradation and all forms of exploitation based on age, sex, religion and ethnicity.

Target population/beneficiaries:

  • Climate vulnerable population
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Population in hard-to reach areas
  • Senior Citizen (60+ years)
  • Women and children
  • Youth (Age between 18-35)

Geographical coverage: Sub-National level

Type and focus: Not youth led but has youth centric programmes

Focus/areas of current programme:

  • Advocacy and Awareness Building
  • Agriculture & Food Security
  • Community Empowerment
  • Employment
  • Environment, Climate Change, and Disaster Management
  • Gender Equality
  • Health, Nutrition and Population
  • Human Rights and Legal Aid Services
  • Humanitarian Response
  • Integrated Development
  • Microfinance
  • Rights to children
  • Volunteerism
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
  • Women Empowerment

The main areas of the youth programme(s): Youth volunteerism

Title of the programme: Enhancing Resources and Increasing Capacities of Poor Households towards Elimination of their Poverty (ENRICH) Program

Duration or time period: 01/09/2014 to continuing

Targeted beneficiaries:

  • Young Women (Age between 18-35)
  • Young Men (Age between 18-35)

Districts covered: Pirojpur

Youth involvement: Actively/directly engaged in project delivery and implementation