World Vision Bangladesh

Basic Informations

World Vision Bangladesh

World Vision Bangladesh (WVB), a Christian humanitarian organization is dedicated to the wellbeing of children, especially the most vulnerable children, their families and communities. It is committed to serve and partner with people in need regardless of religion, ethnicity, gender and ability.

At present World Vision Bangladesh is serving around 5 million people under 31 administrative districts. With active presence in 80 locations at sub-district level, the organization is working for fulfilling its objective 'Building a better life for girls and boys in Bangladesh’. For achieving its current objective WVB laid emphasis on 4 Technical Programs:

  1. Health, Nutrition & WASH
  2. Functional Literacy & Life skill
  3. Community Engagement & Sponsorship Plan
  4. Livelihood  

World Vision first involved with Bangladesh by responding 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. 

We are working in Satkhira Sadar along with 2 unions of Alipur and Fingri and Assasuni areas of 06 unions like: Assasuni, Borodal, kadakathi, Durgapur, Kulla & Budhhata.

Address

Satkhira Area Programme Cluster

Southern Bangladesh Region

World Vision Bangladesh

Kulla More, Gunakorkathi Road

Budhhata, Assasuni, Satkhira

Vision

Our vision for every child, life in all its fullness; Our prayer for every heart, the will to make it so.

Mission

World Vision is an international partnership of Christians whose mission is to follow our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in working with the poor and oppressed to promote human transformation.

Objectives

At present World Vision Bangladesh is serving around 5 million people under 31 administrative districts. With active presence in 80 locations at sub-district level, the organization is working for fulfilling its objective 'Building a better life for girls and boys in Bangladesh’. For achieving its current objective WVB laid emphasis on 4 Technical Programs:

  1. Health, Nutrition & WASH
  2. Functional Literacy & Life skill
  3. Community Engagement & Sponsorship Plan
  4. Livelihood 

 

 

 

Major Activities

  1. Maternal and child Health & Nutrition
  2. PD/ Hearth Nutrition
  3. Water , Sanitation & Hygiene Program
  4. Livelihoods
  5. Ultra Poor graduation Program
  6. Child protection
  7. Advocacy
  8. Child forum capacity building
  9. Child rights
  10. Early Marriage
  11. Gender Development Program
  12. Disaster Management, DRR and CCA
  13. Village Development Committee

 

Head Office

Abedin Tower (2nd floor)

35, Kemal Ataturk Avenue,

Banani, Dhaka -1213, PO Box - 9071

tel. +88 02 982 1004-11

Fax: +88 02 9821055

Project Office

Satkhira Area Programme Cluster

Southern Bangladesh Region

World Vision Bangladesh

Kulla More, Gunakorkathi Road

Budhhata, Assasuni, Satkhira

List of Excutive Body

  1. World Vision Bangladesh

Chief of NGO

Name: Proshanto Nafak

Designation: Acting Regional Director, Southern Bangladesh Region, World Vision Bangladesh

Phone & Mobile No. N/A (+880-1730-069214 )

Staff Strength

Staff category Male Female Total
Management and Supervision 00 02 2
Mid-level 09 06 15
Field Worker 0 0 0
Support Staff 03 00 3

Infrastructure facilities:

Particulars Total Number
n/a n/a

Network / Forum

Micro credit related information Last three years: (If necessary)

Financial year Amount of Savings Loan disbursement (Cumulative) Amount of Total fund (Tk)
n/a n/a n/a n/a

Project List ( Total Project : 2 )

Project Name : SHOMOTA Project Information

Doner : DFAT, Water for Women, Australia

Sector : Improved Gender and Socially Inclusive WASH in Schools and Communities

Area : Assasuni, Satkhira Sadar

Time Line : Jan, 2018 to dec 2022

Brief of activities :

Location :Jamalpur Sadar and Islampur under Jamalpur, Gaibandha Sadar and Fulchori under Gainbandha District and Satkhira sadar and Assasuni under Satkhira district.

Partners: Care Australia, CBM Australia, BBC Media Action, Disabled Rehabilitation and Research Association, Centre for Disability and Development, SKS Foundation and Unilever Bangladesh

Budget:  2.8 Million

Goal: Improved Gender and Socially Inclusive WASH in Schools and Communities in Jamalpur, Gaibandha and Satkhira Districts of Bangladesh.

Project Beneficiaries (3 District):

Target Group

Total number of Beneficiaries

Women

Men

Women with disabilities 

Men with disability

Girls

Boys

Girls with disability

Boys with disability

Total Direct Beneficiaries

234,500

90,386

89,096

2,273

2,251

25,152

24,626

320

396

Indirect Beneficiaries

Community members through wider awareness and advocacy

360,515

175,979

182,063

1,086

1,387

 

 

 

 

 

We have received FD6 approval from NGO Bureau Bangladesh, which number & date is: 03.07.2666.666.68.369.18-713                                               09 September 2018(09/09/2018)

 

                                                                                                                                             

Project Outcome:

 

  1. Outcome 1:(Change Agent)

Change agents at community, school and UP level have the drive and ability to support inclusive MHM and ODF behaviour change in schools and communities  

  1. Outcome 2:(Equitable access to WASH)

Improved equitable access to and use of WASH facilities and services in schools and communities  

  1. Outcome 3:(Women & person with disability Engagement)

Increased leadership and participation of women and people with disabilities in household, community and school decision making

  1. Outcome 4: (Knowledge and Learning)

Evidence generated by the project on sustainable, inclusive WASH promotion is shared and implemented

 

 

Staff Information: Satkhira Project Office

Designation

Male

Female

Total

District Coordinator

01

0

01

Project Officer

01

01

02

Finance and Admin Officer

01

0

01

Support Staff

01

0

01

Total Staff

05

 

Contact Address:

SHOMOTA Project Office (Sathkhira)

Southern Bangladesh Region

World Vision Bangladesh

Sultanpur, Tetultala,

Satkhira

 

Head office address:

Abedin Tower (2nd floor)

35, Kemal Ataturk Avenue,

Banani, Dhaka -1213, PO Box - 9071tel. +88 02 982 1004-11; Fax: +88 02 9821055

 

Chief of NGO Information

Name: Proshanto Ranjan Sharma Roy

Designation: Project Manager, National Office, World Vision Bangladesh

Mobile: +880-1711888430 ; Email : proshanto_roy@wvi.org

Project Name : Satkhira APC

Doner : WV Austraila

Sector : Health, Economic development, & Sponsorship Management project

Area : Satkhira, Assasuni

Time Line : 5 years

Brief of activities :

Satkhira ADP:

  1. Target Population: Direct-27574 & Indirect-108659
  2. Sponsored Children & Ratio: 2959 (Boys-1384 & Girls-1575), 46: 54

Asssasuni AP:

  1. Population Coverage: 96,658 population and 22941 HHs
  2. Target Most Vulnerable Family: 60,016 population and 14115 HHs
  3. Total number of TP: Health Nutrition & WASH TP, Livelihood TP  and CESP TP
  4. Number of RC: 2700

    We have received FD6 approval from NGO Bureau Bangladesh, which number & date is: Abbu/pro-5/wvb/355(3) part/ 2010-468, 31 October 2010(31/10/2012)

    Project duration: 1st October 2015-30 September 2020

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