Kuwait Goodwill Fund for Promotion of Food Security in Islamic Countries Program (KGF)

UP to June 2018

Donor: Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF)

Duration: February 2012- On going 

Contact person: A K Azom, Deputy Director- MFP 

Tel: +880-421-68823

Goal/Objectives

The goal of the program is to raise household income, reduce vulnerability, improve food security and provide technical assistance to the targeted population

Major Component/Activities

  • Credit Assistance

  • Capacity Building and Technical Assistance

  • Beneficiaries Training

  • Staff Training

  • Demonstration (Agriculture, Livestock and Fish)

  • Farmers Field days

  • Technology Support (Input and Others)

Operational Area

District: 05 (Pabna, Nator, Kustia, Meherpur & Chapainawabgonj)

Upazila: 09 (Issordi, Nator Sadar, Boraigram, Daulatpur, Meherpur Sadar, Gangni, Mujibnagar, Shibgonj   & Gomostapur) Union: 48 Villages: 387

Other Information

No. of Employees: 01 (male)

No. of Beneficiaries: 50,716 (male: 12,591, female: 38,125)

No. of Indirect Beneficiaries: 211,516

Savings: Tk. 19,700,015 Savers: 50,716

Borrower: 6,806 (male: 1,836, female: 4,970)