Genetic Conservation of Black Bengal Goat and poverty alleviation through increase productivity of Goat in Household level and in Breeding farm

UP to March 2018

Donor: Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF)

Duration: October 2012- On going 

Contact person: Gazi Salah Uddin Ahmed, Deputy Director- MFP 

Tel: +880-421-68823

Goal/Objectives

Poverty alleviation and employment creation through increase productivity of Black Bengal Goat.

  • Genetic Conservation of  Black Bengal Goat

  • Productivity increase of Black Bengal Goat both in Household and Farm level

  • Sustainable Employment creation in ultra and poor people through Black Bengal Goat rearing leads to livelihood development.

Major Component/Activities

  • Selection of Beneficiary and formation of group

  • Capacity building on Goat rearing of the farmer

  • Provide loan on goat rearing

  • Technical support to farmer

  • Co-ordination with Govt., Donor and other Agencies

  • Management of Goat breeding farm

  • Supply of Black Bengal Goat to the farmers with reasonable cost from breeder farm.

Operational Area

District: 01 (Jessore)

Upazila: 01 (Jessore Sadar) Union: 04 Villages: 39

Other Information

No. of Employees: 03 (male)

No. of Beneficiaries: 540 (mail: 13; female:527)

No. of Indirect Beneficiaries: 2,268