Dedicated staff of SAJIDA’s “ILUEP-Amrao Manush” and “Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)” program engaged in a reflection meeting on Thursday, November 22nd at the Spicy Ramna Restaurant in Dhanmondi. The meeting titled “Partners in Progress” highlighted on the impacts and strategic future direction of both programs and also included an inspirational engagement with popular actor, director and social worker, Ms. Afsana Mimi who attended as special guest speaker. The interactive meeting was followed by lunch and entertainment at the restaurant. SAJIDA’s Executive Director, Ms. Zahida Fizza Kabir, Senior Director, Md. Fazlul Hoque; Director of Microfinance, Md. Monerul Islam Khan and Consultant, Tazin Shadid also participated in the program.
The Amrao Manush Program, supported by Concern Worldwide, Irish Aid and a private donor organization, works to improve the lives of the urban extreme poor through seven centres in Dhaka and Chittagong. SAJIDA’s WASH program includes several projects supported by water.org, WaterAid, SIDA and Levi’s works to ensure availability and access to quality WASH services for deprived communities.