Earning a living through livestock rearing

Married off early and then abandoned by her husband within a few years, Taslima Begum did everything she could to support herself and her...


Dadur Pushti Bagan: Gardens made possible with community support

The Prosperity programme has undertaken a series of innovative initiatives to promote homestead vegetable gardening. One is to set up ‘Dadur Pushti Bagan’ in...

Prosperity now have representation in Upazila Nutrition Coordination Committee

In light of the Second National Nutrition Action Plan (2016-2025) approved by the Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC), separate committees have been formed for...

Community Mobilisation

Women’s Empowerment Leading Gender Equality

We Can: A campaign that promotes women-led enterprises

For more than a decade, Majeda Begum moved from one district to another in search of work. Her irregular menial job could barely earn...

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Prosperity programme working for sustainable poverty alleviation

Finance division senior secretary tells Inception Phase webinar If people are poor or extreme poor, it is because they lack choices, and Palli Karma-Sahayak...

Stories from the field

Krishna Dhar: Making of an aspiring micro-entrepreneur

Despite having various income-generating skillsets, many extremely poor people find it difficult to make a living for the lack of an initial push. Krishna Dhar,...

Baby Begum and Chapala Rani’s big leap of faith

Baby Begum, 33, has long known the face of extreme poverty. A mother of two sons and one daughter, she was already struggling to...

Case study: Service for climate-vulnerable EP HHs

Due to geographical placement, many Bangladeshis are affected by frequent natural disasters like flash flood, cyclone, tidal surge, coastal waterlogging and saline water intrusion....

Bhola’s agents of change hold hope for young and old alike

What’s the normal temperature of a child or a grownup? Or how to check the temperature, blood sugar and blood pressure? And what are...

The ghostly house by an abandoned ditch

The house by a filthy ditch looks like an abandoned, ghostly place at first glance. But this is no ghost house. This is where...


Prosperity has intensified awareness campaigns on Covid-19 health protocol and vaccination in efforts to contain the virus from spreading in different working areas. Led by...

Disaster and Climate Resilience