Location: Rokeya Bhabon, Jhenaidah

Website: https://das-bd.org/

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/dasjhenaidah/

Email: founder.das@gmail.com, dasnetho@gmail.com

Mission and Vision:

Mission: A large number of inhabitants in our society have no right of entry to essential foodstuff, health services, education, and basic rights and like other basic essentials. They are poor and underprivileged and the society itself is culpable for their distress and such situation can be improved if they are making available with mandatory co-operations. In this situation DAS has designed to cooperate with these poor and underprivileged peoples through implementing projects and programs. Mainly DAS would like to bring into being self-financed, self-employed and self-empowered communities with capabilities greater than before by providing need based services and supports like awareness raising, nutrition, health, sanitation, education, agriculture, savings, credit, marketing, gender, environment etc.

Vission: Establish equity-based democratic and sustainable society which considers that underprivileged peoples are becoming poor for the reason they are the sufferers of a variety of unfair activities of social and political system. Their situation can be changed through making them robust for their preferred changes. If they are made fit for their transform, they themselves can change their fortune.

Target population/beneficiaries:

  • Adivasi
  • Climate vulnerable population
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Policy makers, Women and children
  • Population in hard-to reach areas
  • Third gender
  • Urban floating population
  • Youth (Age between 18-35)
  • Others

Geographical coverage: Both (National and Sub-National)

Type and focus:

  • Not youth led but has youth centric programmes
  • Youth network
  • Youth volunteer organisation
  • Youth club

Focus/areas of current programme:

  • Adivasi Rights and Development
  • Advocacy and Awareness Building
  • Agriculture & Food Security
  • Community Empowerment
  • Employment
  • Environment, Climate Change, and Disaster Management
  • Gender Equality, Human Rights and Legal Aid Services
  • Health, Nutrition and Population
  • Humanitarian Response
  • Integrated Development
  • Microfinance
  • Quality education
  • Rights to children
  • Soft skills development programme
  • Vocational Education & Training and Skills Development
  • Volunteerism
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
  • Women Empowerment

The main areas of the youth programme(s): Youth skills and capacity development

Title of the programme (1): আধুনিক কৃষি প্রশিক্ষণ কেন্দ্র

Duration or time period: ২০০০ খ্রিস্টাব্দ থেকে চলমান

Targeted beneficiaries:

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

Districts covered: Jhenaidah

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