Executive Director of DAM visited the OoSC Education Program in Narayanganj District:

Executive Director of Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) visited 04 (Four) Area/Thana/Upazila Offices under Out of School Children Education Program in Narayanganj District and provide necessary guidance to the OoSC Project Staff’s.During his visit to Chankanda village in Noagaon Union under Sonargaon Upazila of Narayanganj district on September 2, 2021, he talked about the OoSC and DFED project activities elaborately.

In addition, Executive Director of DAM would like to request to OoSC and DFED Project staffs in Sonargaon especially to raise awareness, consciousness and values about the Sonargaon Historical Heritage among all learners, parents and local stakeholders through implementing some special activities by this project.

Moreover, He also visited Bandar and Shiddirganj Upazila respectively implemented by Associate NGOs named JMKM and VDMKS. The Executive Director’s JMKM and VDMKS both were present during this visit.

Likewise, in Adamjee Area (NCC-1) implemented by DAM also visited by the Executive Director. The discussed issues are; recheck the Learners survey data and Learning Centre Selection processes. He also held courtyard meetings with the LC management committee, Campaign Committee members, parents of the learner and local level education enthusiasts about the project’s primary education. Parents and guardians of the Learners and LC Management Committee discussed about their thoughts, current problems and overcome strategy regarding Children’s Education during COVID-19 situation.

He then participated in the district level monthly progress review meeting of Out of School Children Education Program with Mr. M. Saidur Rahman, Assistant Director, Narayanganj District Bureau of Non-Formal Education (BNFE).

The meeting discussed about ‘never enrolled and drop-out student surveys, survey data verification, LC disinfection procedures, Learner admission campaign, find way to make the CMC Committee more effective, necessary mental preparation forlearners and parents, technique for effective teaching and learning of multi-grade system etc. Executive Director of DAM and Assistant Director of BNFE,Narayanganj Districtprovided necessary and constructive guidance for smooth implement of the project activities.Mr. Sahidul Islam Jewel, Deputy Manager – Monitoring of OoSC Program DAM Head Office, Mr. Ashok Kumar Ghosh, District Manager_Narayanganj District and all Thana and Upazila Managers were participated in the meeting.

Mr. Shaiful Karim, Senior Program ManagerofOoSCProgram_DAM Head Office was in overall cooperation with the visit of the Executive Director of DAM and Assistant Director of BNFE,Narayanganj District.

It may be mention that through this project, Dhaka Ahsania Mission with the funding support of BNFE under the Ministry of Primary and Mass Education of the Government of Bangladesh will provide primary education to 25,500 ‘never enrolled and drop-out studentsin 6 Thana areaof Narayanganj City Corporation and 5 Upazila under Narayanganj District.