Terre des Hommes Italia সম্পর্কে
Terre des Hommes (TDH) Italia is an international development NGO based in Milan and founded in 1989 by a group of prominent entrepreneurs and lawyers sensitive to human rights. TDH Italia carries out humanitarian relief and international development projects in the sectors of education, mother and child health, child protection and human rights promotion, water and sanitation and reconstruction, income generation activities, thus meeting the needs of thousands of children, their families and communities. TDH Italia has been working in Bangladesh since 1996 through local partners to support poverty-stricken children and adolescents; migrants; sex workers and their dependents and to carry out emergency and post-emergency activities in rural and urban areas. TDH Italia is a member of the International Federation Terre des Hommes.
In North Bengal, TDH Italia is currently working in Ramna Union, under Chilmari Upazila, and Kurigram Municipality, under Kurigram district. Two primary level schools – Ramna and TC - are running under the Children Advancement Project (CAP), funded by TDH Italia where 700 children are provided with free primary education. Moreover, 437 adolescents are enrolled in local high schools and colleges.