A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the donor agency Educo and Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM). DAM Executive Director Dr. M Ehsanur Rahman and Educo Bangladesh Country Director Abdul Hamid signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations. On the basis of two separate memorandums signed, DAM Education Sector will implement two projects funded by Educo. The two projects are: “Promote Quality Education in the Mainstream Government Primary School (Project No. 2056-DAM)” and “Adolescent & Youth as an Agent of Change to Promote a Progressive Society (Project No. 206-DAM)”. The two projects will be implemented for two years in Dhaka, Narayanganj, Gazipur and Mymensingh districts.
The agreement was handed over to the Joint Director of the DAM, Md. Sahidul Islam (Chief of Education Sector) at a ceremony held at the Educo Dhaka office on January 26, 2021. The success of the two projects was wished by cutting the cake in the presence of the officials of DAM and Educo head office.
According to Educo Bangladesh, the financial support is being provided through a plan to work together for the development of students & quality education and the development of adolescents and youth through these two projects. Through these projects, the education sector of DAM will work in providing quality education to the students, as well as teachers & management of the schools will be improved. Adolescents and youths will also be provided with life-enhancing skills, training in arts and crafts, small and cottage industries, vocational training in various trades, etc.