Grameen Alo is a registered voluntary organization working with disadvantage group of people in Bogra District since 2002. We believe in where people have rights to protect their respect, opportunities and participate in the family as well as in the society. Grameen Alo is committed to follow participatory approach in- establishing human rights & reduce gender based violence, increasing transparency & accountability in different sector, promoting women participation in decision making, reducing the disability of disabled peoples as a part of its program planning. Our main aim is to empower disadvantaged group of people with skill and knowledge to protect their rights and to develop them as respected and productive citizen.
Over 12 years, Grameen Alo has become one of the most respected organization to its donor agencies, beneficiaries, partner CSOs and also to government line officers. During this period, GA has succeeded to build sustainable partnership with Global Fund For Women (USA), USAID-PROGATI (DAI, USA), Manusher Jonno Foundation, Action Aid Bangladesh, South Asia Partnership (SAP)-Bangladesh, Swiss Agency for Develop & Corporation (SDC) and Swiss contact-Bangladesh, Bangladesh NGO Foundation (BNF), NGO Forum for public health, Centre for Disability in Development (CDD), Human Development Foundation (HDF), USC Canada-Bangladesh and other development partners.
Grameen Alo is in contact with more than 15000 women, 1260 adolescent girls, 1480 children and 512 peoples with disabilities and local citizen’s/community people on regular basis for raising the awareness on Health, Education, Agriculture, Social safety-net program. We also provide the support to Increase the Transparency and Accountability of Government sector and strengthen the committees of different sector i.e. Upazilla & Zilla level Management Committee of Health and Education sector. (Hospital Management Committee, FWC & CC Management Committee, UP Standing Committee, School Management Committee, PTA etc)
Grameen Alo tagged Trafficking, Environment, Information and Communication Technology and Corruption issues to group activities, because these issues have impacts over the women’s life. The field activities of Grameen Alo are specially trained up on the issues and they are skillfully raising awareness in the community.
Grameen Alo is also a parent organization of Rural Women’s Society, which is registered under the society act 1860. It’s has very strong executive committee and accountable to promote strong voice for the disadvantage people. The organization is equipped with capable and skilled manpower, adequate facilities & materials, latest information technology system, modules etc. In addition, the organization has developed and institutionalized fairly financial policy and manual to follow Bangladesh Accounting Standard as well as organizational transparency and accountability aspects. We also develop “Organization Discloser Policy” and follow the RTI Act. 2009 in all aspect of the organization.