Country Director of Concern Worldwide Visits the Amrao Manush Project Office

On 28th March 2019, Mr. AKM Musa, Country Director of Concern Worldwide and Md Monerul Islam, Director (Microfinance), SAJIDA Foundation visited the Amrao Manush project office at the Mouchak Pavement Dweller Center (PDC) to check on regular activities of the project.

A fruitful discussion was held on the new beneficiary selection procedure, the beneficiary graduation process, the night shelter services and activities that are being done to mitigate Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG). The visit was met with much delight by Mr. Musa as he applauded the wonderful activities held by the PDC.

Improving the socio-economic well-being of less-advantaged individuals has been a central focus of SAJIDA Foundation for many years, which brought in the inception of the Amrao Manush program in 2008. This program is being conducted in collaboration with Concern Worldwide, Irish Aid and some private donors. In the last 10 years this program has flourished with 7 PDCs across Bangladesh, giving essential life services to 17,797 Pavement Dwellers.

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