Vocational Training in Maer Achol

n cooperation with the Association PARTENAIRES, the GSRD Foundation supports vocational training in the Maer Achol shelter in Dhaka Bangladesh. The objective of the program is to enable children to learn how to work conscientiously in a professional manner. The program provides vocational training in the fields of tailoring and …

Expanding Economic Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs

The Asia Foundation and the GSRD Foundation support the expansion of economic opportunities for women entrepreneurs in Bangladesh. The program enhances knowledge skills and participants learn about the application of ICT tools and leveraging networking opportunities. The objective of the program is to promote the use of ICT tools and …

Youth Capacity Building through Vocational Education

Chittagong is one of the fastest growing cities in the world with 6,5 million inhabitants and the busiest port in the country. Poverty, unemployment and natural disasters mean that many families live in slums under poor conditions. Most children cannot go to school or drop out early, and the majority …

Technical Vocational Training Center for Vulnerable Young People

In 2011, Terre des Hommes set up a technical vocational training center in Tangail, Bangladesh in cooperation with local partner Society for Social Service (SSS) to educate vulnerable young people. In the first year of the project, the center was constructed and training equipment was acquired. Qualified personnel were hired …

Broadening the Reach of Rural Journalism through Education

The Bangladesh media industry is dominated by urban news. Local newspapers and TV are published from urban areas and do not focus on rural people’s problems. However, 80% of the Bangladeshi population live in rural areas and their voice is barely heard. In this project rural journalists will be trained …