Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah (R.)

Title of the project: Early Recovery of Extreme Poor Flood Victims Project


Project Introduction:


Dhaka Ahsania Mission is implementing “Early Recovery of  Extreme Poor Flood Victims Project”  funded by Swiss Solidarity, in Jamalpur district from January 2018 under the leadership of HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation with a view to generate some income of the severely affected farmers (on & off farm) to recover from the shock through the project activities.


Project Objectives: 


To contribute to improve the resilience of 2800 flood affected extreme poor household of Gaibanda (1400) and Jamalpur (1400) district, enabling them to withstand the negative effects of the flood through recovered agricultural assets and production enterprises, or income from non-farm business activities.


Duration of the project: From January to September 2018


Donor Agency: Swiss Solidarity


Project budget:  BDT- 8,945,318


Major Activities: 

  • Beneficiary selection
  • Develop household plans to rehabilitate agricultural production activities
  • Transfer Cash grant support to BHHs ( vegetables / Native chicken /non farm)
  • Mobilizes LSP to deliver technical, business and market access and linkages services to BHHs
  • Orientation to LSP on the implementation process and their roles and tasks

Project location: Jamalpur District (Sharishabari, Dewangonj & Madergonj Upazillas)


Target beneficiaries: 1400 Extreme poor


Project Staff & Volunteers: staff- 5 (Two person- part time, 3 persons- full time), and volunteer-12 (paid)


Contact person:  Md. Shadiqur Rahman, Program Manager, Cell No # 01717433487,