Project Title : Strengthening Network between Local Government and NGOs through Female Local Government Members of Union Parishad for increasing WASH Awareness
Publicationed By : Md. Abubakkor Siddik
Project Publication Date : 2016-07-01 00:00:00
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Project Description :
The project was conducted in Uttar Matlab Upazila of Chandpur District with the financial assistance from Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Planning Division, Ministry of Planning, Bangladesh for the fiscal year of 2016-17. The aim of the study was to strengthen bonding with Local Government and NGOs through Female Local Government Members (FLGM) of Union Parishad in enhancing knowledge and awareness on water, sanitation and hygiene. The specific objectives were to explore network building procedure between Local Governmental Institution (LGI) and the existing WASH NGOs in the study area through Union Parishad; to learn whether FLGM can lead WASH roles and responsibilities after the Union Parishad Act 2009. and to create WASH awareness through FLGM in the study area.