Enrich

Enhancing Resources and Increasing Capacities of the poor Households towards Elimination of their Poverty HEED Bangladesh in partnership with PKSF (Palli Karma Shayak Foundation) started ENRICH program on 3rd May, 2010.ENRICH is a program conducted at the grassroots level focusing for the overall household development of the poor family.

Program Implementation Area & Total Beneficiaries:

Sl. No.

Name of District

Name of Upzila

Union

No. of Village

Total No. of Household

Total Population

1

Moulvibazar

Rajnogor

Panchgaon

38

4584

25415

2

Munshibazar

31

6577

34733

3

Barguna

Borguna Sadar

Ailapatakata

13

6152

27664



TOTAL

82

17313

87812


Objectives :-

  • Increase household’s socio-economic status and welfare on a sustained basis.
  • Increase productivity, diversifying into high value crops and promoting off-farm employment opportunity to generate income and savings of the poor people.

Key ENRICH Components

PKSF is working to achieve its goal of sustainable development through the following components.

  1. Health & Nutrition Service
  2. Education
  3. Family Planning for household development.
  4. Financial support
  5. Special Savings scheme
  6. Income generating Activities
  7. Youth Development
  8. Solar Electricity
  9. Improved Cooking Stove (Bandhu Chula)
  10. 100 % Sanitation & Hand Washing Activity
  11. Cultivation of Highly Prospective Commodities (Basok Tree)
  12. Vermi Compost
  13. Local Capital Formation
  14. Enriched Home Etc.

HOW HEED implements the program:

HEED is implementing the following diversified activities under the program for achieving the goals of different components of ENRICH Program

Components

Activities

Health

Health Card Sale

Static Clinic

Satellite Clinic

Health Camp

Health Awareness Camp

Diabetes Checking Camp

Education

Establishment of Education center

Awareness Program

Conduct Guardian Meeting

Improved Cooking Stove


Bandhu Chula Instalation

Maintenance Awareness of Bandhu Chula

Solar Electricity Instalation

Solar Electricity Panel awareness

Maintenance of solar system

Financial support for bandhu chula

Cultivation of Highly Prospective Commodities (Basok Tree)


Awareness Program

Maintenace of Plants

Selling of Basok Leaves

Training Program

IGA Training for capacity building

Enrich Program related Trainig

Youth Camp

Youth Fair

Conduct Meeting, Seminar, workshop campaign.

Special Saving Scheme

Special Saving Scheme

Enrich Center & Enriched Home

Awareness build up for Enriched Home

Meeting arrangement Enrich coordination Committee


Formation of Enriched Ward committee.

Others

Seed Distribution

Latrine distribution

Tube well distribution

Ring Calvert Construction

100 Percent Sanitation

Worm Medicine Distribution

School, College building construction

Public Toilet

Vermi Compost

Eye Camp

Beggar Rehabilitation



Group Status:


Total No. of Groups

Total Group Members

Male

Female

185

311

105

3006


In concluding, it may be confidently stated that the multidimensional integrated approach of ENRICH has generated a momentum in terms of empowerment and economic solvency of the poor, both women and men, and helping them in uplifting their life.