Alliance for Cooperation and Legal Aid Bangladesh - ACLAB

Microcredit Program

ACLAB has been implementing Income Generation Activities (IGA) in Jessore and Jhenidah districts since. The main objective of the project is to alleviate poverty of the disadvantaged section of the people, especially, the women. 3,329 rural women have been brought under this activity and 2,931 of them have been given micro-credit support for small entrepreneurship development. Some following activities are:

1. Formation of women group
2. Loan facilities
3. Saving facilities
4. Life skill training
5. Sensitization and awareness meeting on different social issues like early marriage, family planning, nutrition, dowry, trafficking, education, personal hygiene, plantation, disaster management, environment & climate change adaptation and so on
6. Training on small entrepreneurship