- Who we are
- Where we work
- What we do
- Social Development Programme
- INCOME and EMPLOYMENT GENERATION PROGRAMME
BASTOB – Initiative for People’s Self-Development is a Non-profit, Non-political Voluntary Development Organization founded by a group of committed social activists on 4th July, 1997 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
BASTOB is registered with the NGO Affairs Bureau, under the Prime Minister’s Office Societies Act under the Registered of Joint Stock Companies and with Microcredit Regulatory Authority (MRA).
BASTOB is working with 61,046 disadvantaged families in 9 Districts, 34 Sub-districts, 140 Unions/Municipalities, 1780 Villages/ Wards of Bangladesh with its 65 branch offices and 369 staffs.
BASTOB envisions a peaceful society where disadvantaged people are self-reliant and capable of solving their own problems.
BASTOB’s Mission is to ensure socio-economic development and self-reliance of the people while being consistent with organizational sustainability.
As a voluntary development organization for achieving the societal vision and mission of the organization, BASTOB has been implementing various social and economic development programmes, projects and activities to bring positives changes in the lives of the people following its strategies and core values.
Partnership Reinforcement for Integrated Skills Enhancement (PRISE) is an apprenticeship-based project implemented through a partnership with local NGOs. In the guidance of BRAC, BASTOB paired the apprentices and placed under the guidance
Su-Chala has completed its 7 years of activities with working children. At present there are 32 boys and girls who are getting stipends. Each student gets Tk. 500/- per month for study study contingency and yearly Tk. 800/- for school dress and books. All the children are selected from BASTOB’S project areas and mostly from Keraniganj and
PKSF in collaboration with the World Bank designed a microenterprise development project
titled “Sustainable Enterprise Project (SEP)”. The goal of this project is to increase the adoption of environmentally
House No: 549, Road No: 10, Baitul Aman Housing Society.
Adabar, Mohammadpur, Dhaka-1207.
Phone: +880-2-55010450, 55010451, +880-1713004009
Web address: bastob.org
Welcome to BASTOB, if you want to involve yourself as a volunteer please contact us
You are welcome to be a supporter of our development efforts. You may supports any programme of BASTOB as per your interest.