Name of the project : ‘Empowering Minorities and Advocacy for Ensuring their Rights’
Duration : 1st November 2020 to 30th April 2021
Funded by : Minority Rights Group Europe (MRGE) and NORAD
Implement by : Name of the lead organization: Agrogoti Sangstha
Name(s) of partner organization(s):
1. Prerona- Prerona Nari Unnaya Sanggathan 2. Dristinandan Daridrakallyan Foundation
3. Nari Unnayan Sangstha
Project objective(s) :
- To inform the target group about their rights & services and how to claim them through use of RTI during spread of the pandemic.
- To develop linkages of the target community with various CSOs, religious committees and local government and admin so that they can advocate for their rights.
- To document the instances of right violations and discriminations during spread of the pandemic so that they can be taken to the relevant authorities and appropriate action is taken
Geographical Area : District: Satkhira, Upazila: SatkhiraSadar, Kaligonj, Tala & Shyamnagor
Beneficiary’s details : Total beneficiaries: 425
Religious and other Minority women: 300
Religious and other Minority men: 125
Total budget (BDT) : 5,19,050.00 Taka.