Retraining courses in Bangladesh

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced many businesses to close down operations resulting in their former employees seeking for jobs. Many are forced to shift to a different occupation and those with poor educational background and no technical skills are especially vulnerable in this situation. In a country like Bangladesh where …

Skills development for the Youth of Savar Upazilla

Our partner Terre des Hommes will train 1200 vulnerable young people of Savar Upazilla in Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET). Through this training they will obtain technical and life skills needed to get a job. By providing this training and by facilitating access to the job market, the project …

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 …