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Community Driven Disability inclusive Disaster Risk Management & Climate Change Adaptation

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PROJECT TITLE

Community Driven Disability inclusive Disaster Risk Management & Climate Change Adaptation



Abbreviation

 (CDDiDRM & CCA ) CDDiDRM & CCA project







PROJECT BRIEF 
 (Narrative – 500 words max including project aim/goal, approach, beneficiaries, intended changes etc.) 

Centre for Disability in Development (CDD) is implementing Community Driven Disability inclusive Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation (CDDiDRM & CCA) project in partnership with Savar Municipality, Disabled Child Foundation (DCF) and Gana Unnayan Kendra (GUK) with the support of CBM. CDDiDRM & CCA project is implementing in selected areas of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC), Savar Municipality, Gaibandha and Bagerhat District.

The project focuses on both disability specific initiatives and disability mainstreaming in a twin-track approach in order to expand and consolidate disability inclusive development at the grassroots, on the one hand, and ensure its sustainability through institutionalization at all levels in local and national contexts, on the other hand. 

The project within its limited capacity aims to uplift social status of persons with disabilities addressed through different activities in the intervention areas. Highlighting DiDRM & DiCCA through strengthening capacity of DMCs at all levels with inclusion of persons with disabilities, lobbying and advocacy at local and national levels, community and household sensitization, conducting CRA and RRAP etc. are all parts of social empowerment process of persons with disabilities.



Objectives/Outcomes/Long-term Results

Overall Objective

Enhancing resilience of the most at-risk community through Sustainable Disability inclusive Disaster Risk Management (DRM) & Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) in rural and urban areas of Bangladesh.

Specific Objective

Communities in rural and urban areas of Bangladesh benefit from Disaster Risk Management (DRM) & Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) policies and practices.



Major Activities

  • Capacity enhancement of Self-help Groups and community people on DiDRM & DiCCA
  • Support for sustainable climate resilient group based livelihoods activities of persons with disabilities
  • Local institutions capacity development 
  • Local and National level advocacy on DiDRM & DiCCA
  • Enhance capacity of trainers and Fire Service & Civil Defence on DiDRM
  • Capacity Development of Organization of Persons with Disabilities (OPD) on DiDRM
  • Support for rehabilitation, health care services, need based assistive devices and mental health service for persons with disabilities 
  • Strengthening capacity of Urban Community Volunteer and Cyclone Preparedness Program Volunteer on DiDRM & DiCCA
  • Development & publication of IEC & BCC material including braille materials on DiDRM & DiCCA






NAME OF DONOR(S)

CBM (Christian blind mission)



PROJECT DURATION




Starting Date

01 January 2020



Ending Date

31 December 2022



PROJECT CONTACT DETAILS




Contact Person’s Name 

Broja Gopal Saha



Designation

Deputy Director



Email address

[email protected]



Phone Number

01711631326



PROJECT LOCATION




Division(s)

Rangpur, Khulna, Dhaka



District(s)

Gaibandha, Bagerhat, Dhaka



Upazila(s) / Thana(s)

Sundarganj ,Sharankhola ,Dhaka



City Corporation(s)

Dhaka North City Corporation



Municipality(ies)

Savar Municipality



Ward(s)

2,4 & 6 no.ward of Savar Municipality; 23 no.ward,Khilgaon, Dhaka Noth City Corporation; 1-9 no.ward of Southkhali Union, Sharankhola; and 1-9 no.ward of Haripur Union at Sundarganj & 4-9 no. ward of Sreepur Union at Sundarganj



Union(s)

1-9 no.ward of Southkhali Union, Sharankhola; and 1-9 no.ward of Haripur Union at Sundarganj & 4-9 no. ward of Sreepur Union at Sundarganj







NAME OF PARTNER ORGANISATION(S) 
 (If applicable)

Disabled Child Foundation (DCF) and Gana Unnayan Kendra (GUK)







TOTAL BUDGET IN BDT

58,398,396.19







TARGET BENEFICIARIES 
 
Total number only




Direct Beneficiaries

12000



Indirect Beneficiaries

68475