01. Name of Organization
SAVE THE PLANET AND DISABILITY-SPD
02. a) Year in Establishment
b) Year in Starting in Meherpur
03. a) Name of CEO & Designation
Anower Hossain, Chief Executive/General Secretary
03. b) Contact Person & Designation (Within the Meherpur District)
Md. Wazed Ali Khan, (Coordinator)
04. a) Address of Head Office
House # 15/9/E, Flat # D-3, Modhubagh, Moghbazar, Dhaka-1217
04. b) Address of Meherpur Office
SPD Complex, Mujibnagar, Meherpur-7102
05. Telephone/Land Phone
01720-604260, 01552-329218 (Chief Executive)
09. Registration no with Reg. Authority
Registration No. Kushtia-222/1997 (Department of Social Welfare)
Registration No. FDR-1404/1999 (NGO Affairs Bureau)
Equal opportunities and rights for people with disabilities in the society.
Creating access to employment and income earning opportunities through their full inclusion into mainstream society and Strengthening links with and working in partnerships with other like- minded organizations for development of persons with disabilities.
To promote self-reliance and barrier free integration of people with disabilities into the mainstream of socio-economic and cultural life with dignity and opportunities of equal rights and participation.
Ø To make positive changes in attitude and practices of the community towards persons with disabilities (PWDs).
Ø To produce and disseminate necessary materials to increase positive awareness in the community, including PWDs.
Ø To enable PWDs to become more active towards development through involving them in self-initiative efforts.
Ø To conduct training on disability issues for the staff of the organization and for PWDs themselves.
Ø To increase the occupational skills of PWDs and ensure their involvement in income-generating activities.
Ø To ensure the participation of PWDs in sports, cultural and recreational activities.
Ø To increase the organizational capacity of PWDs and achieve sustainability.
13. Ongoing Program in Meherpur District
Promotion of Human rights and persons with disabilities in Bangladesh through disability inclusion.
Area-1 : Geographical Coverage and baseline Information
Area-2 : Group building and support services (Savings, beneficiary training, etc).
Area-3 : Education (Home based education and Referral to mainstream education)
Area-4 : Vocational Skills Development and income generation.
Area-5 : Health care and Treatment Support
Area-6 : Therapeutic Services.
Area-7 : Sensitization on Disability Issues, networking and advocacy
14. Source of Fund
15. Regular Staff
Regular Staff-4, Project Staff- 4
16. Working Area in Meherpur District & Upazila
Meherpur Sadar & Mujibnagar Upozila Under Meherpur district.
@ Meherpur NGO Samity