Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS)

Basic Informations

NGO Bureau: Registration number: 2784

Social Welfare: Registration number: Khulna/1449/2011

Address

Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS)

House #03, Road #20, Nirala R/A, Khulna-9100

Telephone: 88041721123, Mob: + 88-01712 868004

Email: info@bedsbd.org; bedsbd@gmail.com

Skype name: beds20111, www.bedsbd.org

Vision

To promote ecological balance and create harmony between humans and their environment.

Mission

To build the capacity of the most vulnerable communities in the region to ensure sustainable use of natural resources, provide eco-friendly means of living, reduce the adverse effects of climate change and improve their socio-economic condition while maintaining the ecological balance.

Objectives

  1.  Advocate to preserve existing natural treasures;

  2. Conduct research to maintain the ecological balance;

  3. Reduce the adversities arising from climate change;

  4. Provide sources for clean energy;

  5. Implement disaster risk-reduction strategies among the most vulnerable communities;

  6. Establish human rights through good governance;

  7. Create livelihoods opportunities for the most vulnerable populations;

  8. Improve integrated water resource management and eco-habitat;

  9. Ensure proper water, sanitation and hygiene within communities; and

  10. Enhance women’s empowerment by emphasizing equitable development.

List of Excutive Body

  1. Quazi Mahfuzur Rahman Mukul
  2. Md. Mohiduzzaman Fakir
  3. Md. Maksudur Rahman
  4. Nasrin Khatun
  5. Md. Altaf Hossain Biswas
  6. MD. Alamin Gazi
  7. Lubna Yesmin

Chief of NGO

Name: Md. Maksudur Rahman

Designation: Chief Executive

Phone & Mobile No. +8801712868004, Tel: +88041-721123

Head Office

Address: House No. 03, Road No 20 Nirala R/A, Khulna- 9100, Bangladesh

Phone & Mobile No. el: + 88 041 721123 Mob: + 88-01712 868 004

E-mail: info@bedsbd.org

Project Office

Address: Village: Mothurapur, Union: Munshigong; Sub-district: Shyamnagar, District; Shatkhira, Khulna, Bangladesh.

Staff Strength

Staff category Male Female Total
Technical experts 2 1 3
Full-time employees 18 4 22
Volunteers/ survey team 11 8 19

Infrastructure facilities:

Particulars Total Number
Training Center at Dakope and Shyamnagar 2
Head Office (Khulna City) 1

Network / Forum

Name of Network / Forum : Japan Environmental Education Forum (JEEF)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.jeef.or.jp/english

Name of Network / Forum : Korea Green Foundation (KGF)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.greenfund.org/en/

Name of Network / Forum : FEE, Japan

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.feejapan.org/en/

Name of Network / Forum : Give2Asia

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.give2asia.org

Name of Network / Forum : SumarLakhani Foundation

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.sumarlakhanifoundation.org/women-empowerment/

Name of Network / Forum : Learning About Forest Programme

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.leaf.global/new-cover-page/

Name of Network / Forum : IUCN, Bangladesh

Type : N/A

Website : https://www.iucn.org/regions/asia/countries/bangladesh

Name of Network / Forum : International Water Association (IWA)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.iwa-network.org/projects/sustainable-livelihoods-for-hilsa-dependent-communities-across-india-bangladesh-riverscapes/

Name of Network / Forum : Global Giving

Type : N/A

Website : https://www.globalgiving.org/donate/14763/bangladesh-environment-and-development-society-beds/

Name of Network / Forum : AVPN

Type : N/A

Website : https://avpn.asia/spo/bangladesh-environment-and-development-society/

Name of Network / Forum : IDEAWILD

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.ideawild.org

Name of Network / Forum : Centre for Integrated Studies on Sundarbans (CISS), Khulna University, Khulna, Bangladesh

Type : N/A

Website : http://ku.ac.bd/latest-news/test-2/

Name of Network / Forum : 13. The Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.susana.org/en/partner

Name of Network / Forum : GOBESHONA

Type : N/A

Website : http://gobeshona.net/sponsors/beds/#sthash.jEWR4pN1.dpbs

Name of Network / Forum : Wetland Link International (WLI)

Type : N/A

Website : http://wli.wwt.org.uk/2017/03/members/green-education-center-bangladesh/

Name of Network / Forum : Connect4Climate

Type : N/A

Website : https://www.connect4climate.org/participate/our-partners

Name of Network / Forum : NatureForAll

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.natureforall.global/partners/#current-partners

Name of Network / Forum : Poverty and conservation (PCLG)

Type : N/A

Website : https://www.povertyandconservation.info/en/org/o0463

Name of Network / Forum : FISCAL SPONSORSHIP PARTNERS of Give2Asia

Type : N/A

Website : https://give2asia.secure.force.com/pmtx/dn8n__SiteDonation?id=a1L16000007O9cB

Name of Network / Forum : World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.wango.org/codeofethics.aspx?page=13&country=bangladesh

Name of Network / Forum : Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

Type : N/A

Website : http://cleancookstoves.org/partners/item/999/2153

Name of Network / Forum : GREENWILL FOR A GREEN GLOBE

Type : N/A

Website : http://greenwill.org/ru/members

Name of Network / Forum : Global Water Partnership (GWP)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.gwp.org/en/partner/existing-partners/meet-our-partners

Name of Network / Forum : The Communication Imitative Network

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.comminit.com/content/bangladesh-environment-and-development-society-beds-1

Name of Network / Forum : Earth Action

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.earthaction.org/partner_organizations.html

Name of Network / Forum : Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Bangladesh

Type : N/A

Website : https://bangladesh.wcs.org/About-Us/Partners

Name of Network / Forum : Young Professionals for Agricultural Development(YPARD)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.ypard.net

Name of Network / Forum : The Global Network of Civil Society Organisations for Disaster Reduction (GNDR)

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.gndr.org/component/jsn/?Itemid=185

Name of Network / Forum : SecureToSafe

Type : N/A

Website : http://www.securetosafe.com/our-partners/

Project List ( Total Project : 9 )

Project Name : Hilsha Project/ Sustainable Livelihoods for Hilsa-dependent Communities across India Bangladesh Riverscapes

Doner : International Water Association (IWA)

Sector : Biodiversity Conservation

Area : Southern Bangladesh and India

Brief of activities :

The Sustainable Livelihoods for Hilsa-dependent Communities across India Bangladesh Riverscapes project will be working towards developing trans-boundary deliberative mechanisms, creating common ground for agreements while building confidence between the two countries.  It will create a space for different social groups within the marginal fisher community including women to be able to engage and be represented in fisheries federations and Hilsa conservation processes. The overall impact of the project will be a shared understanding of Hilsa management leading towards strengthening of livelihoods and economic benefits for Hilsa dependent communities.

Project Name : Solar School Project

Doner : Korea Green Foundation (KGF)

Sector : Green Energy

Area : Union: Baniashanta, Batiaghata Sub-district/ Upazilla: Dacope Division& District: Khulna

Brief of activities :

Green Village by Promoting Solar energy in Bangladeshis a project to serve as a model case of renewable energy and environment-friendly sustainable development by utilizing solar charging station program combining ‘Solar Station Maintenance, Management and Operation’, ‘Solar Station Business and Marketing’, ‘Solar Station Monitoring and Evaluation’ in the region near the Sundarbans which is environmentally vulnerable in Bangladesh.

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