Happy Homes

Children in Mohammadpur happy home, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Photo: G.M.B. Akash/Panos/ActionAid

To empower marginalized street girls of Dhaka city so that they are able to enjoy rewarding lives as responsible Bangladeshi citizens. One of ActionAid Bangladesh's most precious projects. The 150 girls participating in the project are very close to our heart.

Focus of the Project:

·         Child care center.

·         To provide livelihood skill and education to the participants.

·         Provide day care facility general street kids.

Geo Location: 5 Happy Homes in Dhaka.

Funded by: Haramead Trust-UK; Priority Projects–UK; AA Australia; Individual Donor-AA Spain and Individual Donor - AA Bangladesh.

Duration: 12 months from the 1st of November 2010.

Targeted Population: 120 girl child.

Stakeholders: 120 Girl children, Street Kids, Society, ActionAid and Haramead Trust.