LEDARS handed over cash grant for farmers’ cooperatives.

By strengthening Livelihood Security of Climate Change Vulnerable People –SLSCCVP project, LEDARS is promoting bottom up approach for development of local marginal farmers. As part of this approach, LEDARS help farmers to form 2 farmers cooperative to strengthen the resilient activities in agriculture sector. To building capacity of local cooperatives, LEDARS donated 57,000 taka in each cooperative for use as revolving fund among the farmers.

In last 15 May 2016, LEDARS organized a cheek distribution ceremony in South Bedkashi Union Parishad of Koyra upazila under Khulna district. G.M Kabi Samhur Rahman, Chairman of South Bedkashi Union Parishad was Chief Guest of the distribution ceremony. Md. Shah Alam Project Coordinator-SLSCCVP project of LEDARS was chair the program. Md. Abdul Mannan Sub-Assistant Agriculture Officer and local government representatives were presented as Special Guest in the ceremony. Chairman of the Union Parishad commit to the farmers to help them for resilient agriculture. Besides this Chairman of the Union Parishad thank to LEDARS to support their community to install three deep tube wells.