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Vision & Mission


Establish a poverty free and environment friendly Bangladesh where social justice is established.


Poverty elimination through using the opportunities of deprived people and proper use of local resources. Protection of environment pollution and ensure sound environments for all living beings through adaptation of with climatic change and proper disaster management. Keeps social balance though ensuring rights for all citizens.

At a Glance IDEAL

IDEAL (Institute of Development Education for Advancement of Landless) is a local NGO established in 1987 in the Parulia village of DebhataUpazila under Satkhira District of Bangladesh. In 1987, few young educated people formed IDEAL with a view to promote social activities.  From the beginning, IDEAL started to organize local poor people into different homogenous groups with the objective to secure their rights and to help them assume responsibilities which would lead to their empowerment and promote self-employment. IDEAL started water and sanitation programs considering safe water crisis in the locality and lack of sanitation practices. Then it started social forestry program as part of its environmental conservation and poverty eradication program. Savings and micro-credit programs also started for employment generation and economic empowerment. Adult literacy and non-formal primary education programs started as part of basic education for the adult people and dropout children from the poor families especially girls.

In 1998 IDEAL turned its activities into rights based approach and involved with land rights movement for the landless. Then people’s organizations are formed for ensuring their rights and Agricultural Technology transfer programs are started for agriculture development and employment generation. In 2000 devastating flood hits in the southwestern part of the country and IDEAL lunched huge relief and rehabilitation programs for the flood victims. After that IDEAL started child and women trafficking prevention programs.

In 2003 IDEAL started reducing vulnerability to climate change programs as southwestern part of the country is frequently affected by climate change effects. As Bangladesh is the most vulnerable country of climate change effects and southwestern part of the country is the main area of natural calamities so, IDEAL is continuing its “Reducinlnerability to climate change program” with great importance. In 2005, rights-based program started as working women’s rights who are working in shrimp farms and good governance and capacity building programs for LEBs and civil society member were also started.

In the recent years IDEAL started programs for Hardcore Poor development and environmental

Conservation with Biogas Plant installation and development of disabled children.

Now, IDEAL is reputed NGO in the southwestern part of Bangladesh and is working towards peoples’ empowerment while keeping a special focus on

women rights, good governance, hardcore poor people, disability, climate change issues. IDEAL works with the poor to ensure health, sanitation, education, human rights,

environmental development, skill development and alternative livelihood.Recently, IDEAL has purchased 38 Acre land with 2400 Sqft feet two-storied building under debhataupazila in satkhira district, which became is known as the head office of Ideal.