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  • DCI and RSC organise concert to support underprivileged children

    The Distressed Children and Infants International (DCI) and Rights and Sight for Children (RSC) organised a concert for underprivileged children at the Krishibid Institute Bangladesh Auditorium recently.

  • Dropouts get another  shot at education

    Dropouts get fresh chance

    Underprivileged primary school dropouts in Kalmakanda upazila of Netrakona have found a way back to education through an initiative of seven youths.

  • Ek Takar Master

    Meet the 'ek takar master'

    Four decades ago, a 29-year-old man who had studied up to SSC level started teaching children at his village in Gaibandha for Tk 1 a day.

  • AMAL Foundation: Extending a hand to the underprivileged

    AMAL Foundation: Extending a hand to the underprivileged

    AMAL Foundation has been working with underprivileged communities to empower and educate them, as well as provide healthcare

  • Learning in the open

    Taherul Islam, a retired primary teacher of Shara-Gopalpur village in Pabna's Ishwardi upazila, set up a free school for underprivileged children seven years ago.

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    A school for the poor

    As the sun sets on the horizon in Elahipur village of Khulna's Rupsha upazila, most children begin heading home from the playgrounds; except eight-year-old Sukur. The child eagerly leaves his homes and makes his way to Anushilon Mojar School.

  • Materialisation of a dream

    It is not every day we get to hear a story like this. Bijoy Rahul Paul, whose father is a bicycle mechanic and mother works in a tea garden, was born into a life of hardship and had to drop out of secondary school due to poverty.