About the local hosting organizationIt is very evident that there is a need for a special focus on women issues and a need for supporting their work, which addresses their specific problems, as well as sharing their notions and experiences. The position of the women and the problems they faced often that they are discriminated and dominated by male counterpart. They face intimidation in participating in politics, social activities, control of resources, control of child bearing, fertility, access to education, new technologies, etc. Under this backdrop SCI BD is going to organize a especial workcamp for women and child to establish women rights, the process of identifying their real needs, their aspirations and obstacles confronting them must involve sensitive consultation and careful assessment.
About the volunteer workEnvironment friendly tree plantation, Gardening & Earth work.
Local accommodationVolunteers will stay at the dormitory of the Peace Center. They will share common bathroom and toilet. Volunteers will be given simple vegetarian/Non-vegetarian food, to cook and manage themselves. Overseas volunteer will be hosted by SCI BD before and after the camp.
About the project location95 Kilometers from Dhaka. it is South-west part of Rural Bangladesh.
RequirementsVolunteer will bring working shoes, hand gloves, insect repellent, toiletries & good humor.