Strengthening Resilience in Cox’s Bazar

Reporting Organization:IOM - International Organization for Migration
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 4,000,000
Timeframe: March 29, 2018 - March 30, 2020
Status: Implementation
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

IOM - International Organization for Migration

Participating Organizations

Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Bangladesh - $ 4,000,000.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Other - Total Budget Allocation

Sexual & Gender-based Violence (70 %)

Law, Governance & Public Policy (15 %)

Protection (15 %)

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This project aims to strengthen the resilience of the host communities in the Cox’s Bazar district, benefiting approximately 116,000 people, the majority women and girls. Project activities include: (1) maintaining health infrastructure in target facilities; (2) enhancing community outreach and engaging target groups to use sexual reproductive health and primary health care facilities; (3) creating and enhancing women-friendly spaces for survivors of gender-based violence; (4) creating and enhancing child-friendly spaces; (5) setting up adolescent clubs; (6) creating learning centers; (7) training teachers; and(8) building the capacity of local organizations.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adult women Adolescent females Children, girls
Total Direct Population: 116,000
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Adolescent clubs created
Child friendly spaces created
Learning centers created
Teachers trained
Women-friendly spaces created
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) improved provision and usage of sexual and reproductive health services; (2) scaled up protection services and coping mechanisms for vulnerable women and girls; (3) improved access of children, girls and boys, including adolescents to safe, and protective learning environments; (4) improved access of out-of-school children aged 4-14 years to developmentally appropriate learning; (5) improved management of education by local education officers; and (6) improved compliance of local non-governmental organizations and government programming with international standards.

Achieved Results



  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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