Integrated Education and Cultural Program (IECP)

Integrated Education and Cultural Program (IECP)

Dhaka, BangladeshDhaka, Bangladesh
Organization type: 
nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector
Project Stage:
$10,000 - $50,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.


About Project

Problem: What problem is this project trying to address?

Bandarban Hill district is a backward location of Bangladesh in context to education. Total population of the proposed district is 292900 in where male is 53.39%, female 46.61%; Muslim 47.62%, Buddhist 38%, Christian 7.27%, Hindu 3.52% and ethnic is 3.59%. Ethnic nationals include the marma, murong, tripura, bawm, tanchangya, chakma, chak, khyang, khumi, lushei and the pankho.Average literacy rate of the proposed district is 39.5%; male 49.5%, female 25.4%. The literacy rate in the proposed project is lower than other district. The location constitutes government primary school 219, non-government primary school 150 and non-formal education centres 45. Students drop out rate is almost higher in the area. Ethnic community is in backward situation than other community. Drop out rates of ethn

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

• To improve knowledge and understanding on the delivering existing education system and factors affecting present education situation at different primary education institutions of proposed project area. • To invent of factors that affecting education at hill district and education facilities delivery systems. • To support existing education system through alternative innovative teaching methodology, strengthening School Management Committee (SMC), Parents-Teachers Association (PTA) etc.
Impact: How does it Work

Example: Walk us through a specific example(s) of how this solution makes a difference; include its primary activities.

Activity: Capacity Building of project staff, SMC, PTA and School Teachers Methodology: Capacity would be built up of project staff, SMC, PTA, school teachers and so what capacity building training would be arranged in different time frame. Training would be conducted on aesthetic school environment, innovative and attractive means of teaching, extra-curricular activities, role of SMC, PTA to enhance education etc. Activity: Class Room Performance Methodology: Innovative teaching methodology would be developed and education activist would be conducted (part time) class in selected school of different classes on creative means of teaching. They will deliver lecture on science, literature, fine arts, recitation etc and attract pupils in schooling system. They will also deliver study materials related to the lecture. It will be a participatory teaching system. Activity: Awareness Raising Methodology: To aware community people and parents on the importance of education, community meeting, SMC meeting etc would be arranged every month. Education related day would be observed in the project site.

Marketplace: Who else is addressing the problem outlined here? How does the proposed project differ from these approaches?

Other education institute are my competitor but they provide as usual education in the school. The do not keep mind in joyful education of children.
About You
SWAPNO Poribesh Unnayan Foundation
About You
First Name

Muhammad Abdur

Last Name


About Your Organization
Organization Name

SWAPNO Poribesh Unnayan Foundation

Organization Country

, DHA, Dhaka

Country where this project is creating social impact

, DHA, Dhaka

Your role in Education

Social Worker.

The type of school(s) your solution is affiliated with

Public (tuition-free)

How long has your organization been operating?

1‐5 years

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How long has your solution been in operation?

Operating for 1‐5 years

Now that you have thought out your entry, help us pitch it.
Define your company, program, service, or product in 1-2 short sentences [136 characters]

My serice is to strengthen parent teacher cooperation to run the school. On the other hand it try to make joyful schooling environment

Identify what is innovative about your solution in 1-2 short sentences [136 characters]

In the proposed project area, most of the pupils are ethnic and they are not interested to take education So what, innovative activities

Social Impact
What has been the impact of your solution to date?

Most of the students are interested to attend school

What is your projected impact over the next 1-3 years?

All of the students will complete their primary education

What barriers might hinder the success of your project? How do you plan to overcome them?

Linguistic barrier

Winning entries present a strong plan for how they will achieve and track growth. Identify your six-month milestone for growing your impact
Identify three major tasks you will have to complete to reach your six-month milestone
Task 1

Capacity Building of project staff, SMC, PTA and School Teachers

Task 2

Class Room Performance

Task 3

Awareness Raising

Now think bigger! Identify your 12-month impact milestone
Identify three major tasks you will have to complete to reach your 12-month milestone
Task 1

Networking with government agencies

Task 2

Capacity building of teachers

Task 3

Ensuring primary education of all pupils

Founding Story: We want to hear about your "Aha!" moment. Share the story of where and when the founder(s) saw this solution's potential to change the world [125 words]
Tell us about your partnerships

With community organizations

What type of team (staff, volunteers, etc.) will ensure that you achieve the growth milestones identified in the Social Impact section? [75 words]

8 full time staff and 22 volunteers are involved with the initiative

Please elaborate on any needs or offers you have mentioned above and/or suggest categories of support that aren't specified within the list

Financial support from other agencies