Location: Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka

Website: www.ric-bd.org

Email: ricdirector@yahoo.com

Mission and Vision:

Mission-RIC’s mission is to alleviate poverty through human resource mobilization and socio-economic development in its broadest sense.   RIC aims to stabilize and improve the quality of life of people at the grassroots level of society and to ensure the steady rise of the Human Development Index through the promotion of socio-economic progress. RIC believes in the realization of human rights (including gender equity) by fostering political and self-empowerment for the most disadvantaged in our community.

Vision-RIC’s vision is to establish a happy and prosperous Bangladesh based on equal rights and strong democratic values.

Target population/beneficiaries:

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

Geographical coverage: National level

Type and focus:

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

Focus/areas of current programme:

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

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

Title of the programme (1): Youth Development Programme under ENRICH

Duration or time period: 2021-2022

Targeted beneficiaries:

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

Districts covered:

  • Gopalganj
  • Munshiganj
  • Pirojpur

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

Government Ministries and/or Departments involved: Ministry of Youth and Sports