Mousumi, 29, a landless and the most vulnerable rural woman is moving towards self-dependence by receiving a dairy cow with a calf and using training on cultivation of various types of vegetables from World Vision. It has changed her living condition. She earns selling milk and meets up her children’s protein need by giving them cow’s milk. She can afford her older daughter’s school fees from selling of cow’s milk. She is seen taking care of her cow and calf at her home-yard as well as in the field received

Mousumi, an example for others to follow

Mousumi, 29, a landless and most vulnerable rural woman becomes an example to others to follow. She received a dairy cow as well as received training on cultivation of various types of vegetables from World Vision that changed her living condition. She earns selling milk and meets up her children’s protein need by giving them cow’s milk. She can afford her older daughter’s school fees from selling of cow’s milk. A peaceful environment is now prevailing at her home.

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A Girl towards Victory

A girl towards victory

Nasima a girl from a remote village of Tangail district came to Dhaka city to fulfil her long desired dream to be a Government officer. World Vision Played a big role behind her success by stopping her child marriage, encouraging to be bold enough and with financial support.

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Rural women go entrepreneurial

Mrs. Minara Begum from Natuapara village of Fulbaria district in southwestern of Bangladesh and her other group members of fifty women who are successful entrepreneurs in vermin culture today. She began using vermi-compost in her homestead garden and produces to increase profits. 

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Community kitchens help free children from firewood collecting

Community kitchens help free children from collecting firewood

Ummah, 8, is happy that she no longer has to spend her days collecting firewood, thanks to the new World Vision community kitchen that recently opened near her house.

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Gita Biswas regularly collects water from PSFs established by World Vision Bangladesh

Pond Sand Filters impacted thousands of lives in Bangladesh

Southern Bangladesh is located in coastal belt of the country, every year it is inundated by water, and water logging continues for quite a long time; the people of this village have to suffer a lot during this time. 75% people have no access to safe and suitable sources of drinking water in this areas.

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Bangladesh

World Vision Bangladesh, a global Christian relief, development and advocacy organization creating lasting change in the lives of children, their families and communities living in contexts of poverty and injustice. We are committed to serve and partner with people in need. Through development, relief and advocacy, we pursue fullness of life of every child by serving the poor and oppressed regardless of religion, race, ethnicity or gender as a demonstration of God’s unconditional love of all people.  

World Vision first involved with Bangladesh by responding to the cyclone victims of Bhola in 1970 during devastating tidal surges in the coastal areas of the country. Later the organization carried out relief operations in refugee camps in India in 1971. Following Bangladesh's independence in 1972, it started relief and rehabilitation programs as per invitation of the Bangladesh Government.  

Presently World Vision Bangladesh is serving around 5 million children and 3.1 million adults with maternal child health and nutrition, education, livelihood, child protection and WASH projects under 27 administrative districts in 68 locations with 51 Area Programs and 15 grant-funded projects. The objective of this organization is ‘To achieve sustainable well-being and build a brighter future for 5 million vulnerable children in Bangladesh by tackling causes and addressing effects of poverty, inequalities and injustices’.  

159.7 million

Population, total

Dhaka

Capital City

249.7 billion

GDP (current US$)

Current Projects

World Vision Bangladesh scales up its operations to impact the lives of more than 5 million people with existing 15 grant-funded projects in Bangladesh. The grant-fund projects has a wide range of partnership and diversified our donor base, successfully securing about total of USD39.4 million for most vulnerable people.

We received broad support from institutional donors, the United Nations, as well as governmental and international organizations. We also engaged the private sectors, including corporations and foundations, non-governmental organizations and individuals. 

Nobo Jatra – New Beginning

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Sustainable Gender Equality and Social Inclusion in WASH in Bangladesh

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Rohingya Refugee Crisis Response

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Gender Inclusive Pathways out of Poverty

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Bangladesh Initiative to Enhance Nutrition Security and Governance

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Establishing Vulnerable People’s Rights and Access to Social Safety Net Programmes

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Nutrition Sensitive Value Chains for Smallholder Farmers (NSVC)

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It Takes Me to end violence
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It takes me

TO END PHYSICAL VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN

World Vision Bangladesh believes that physical violence against children harms psychological and physical growth of the children. “It takes me to end physical violence against children-at Home, School and Work place” addresses the Sustainable Development Goal (16.2) that aims to promote a culture of positive discipline and positive parenting in order to impact the lives of 5 million most vulnerable boys & girls by 2021.

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