January 16, 2020

Hasan a 12 years old youngster lives in Chalantika slum with his parents which is located at Mirpur in the capital city Dhaka. He is growing up anchoring on a dream to be a doctor. But he never knows how much money he needs for his long journey to be a doctor.

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November 18, 2019

An 11-year-old innocent and intelligent girl Shilpi Akter attends class IV at Chalantika Slum Children Development Project (CSCDP) which is operated by ADRA in Bangladesh. She lives with her parents at Chalantika Slum in Dhaka.

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July 26, 2019

Sanjida is a 13-year-old bright kid and a dweller of the Chalantika slum area. Her father’s name is Md. Khokhon Chokhidar and her mother’s name is Nurbanu. There are seven members in her family. She has three siblings in her family. Currently, she lives together with h...

June 23, 2019

I’ve visited various slums of Bangladesh, Chalantika is one of them. Chalantika is one of the biggest slums in Dhaka. I’ve seen numerous meritorious children in the slum who are deprived of education. A 13-year-old girl Sumaiya is one of them.

Sumaiya was born in Bhola...

May 23, 2019

“I want to be a doctor and I’ll help the poor by providing with free treatment,” a mild voice was coming out over from a house in Chalantika slum in Dhaka. Ibrahim a destitute child was telling his mother about his dream.

Ibrahim an 11-year-old boy is struggling in Chal...

May 16, 2019

“In the future, I want to be a doctor and cure my mother of her illness as she has been suffering from Hepatitis B for 5 years and I want to give free treatments to those who are poor and underprivileged like us,” said Md. Habibulla Tusher, a 9-year-old boy of Chalanti...

March 25, 2019

“I had to pay off a bank loan by working as a housemaid at the bank manager’s house. It was pathetic and horrible as well,” said Masuma Begum, a 30-year-old mother.

Masuma has come from a family of 2 brothers and 3 sisters. All of her siblings are married and live separ...

February 24, 2019

“My mother brought me and my elder brother to Dhaka to live with my father when I was only 20 days and my brother was 7 years old. Since then we have been living in Dhaka. She had a hard time finding a good job and supporting my father,” said Bijoy, an eleven-year-old...

February 2, 2019

“My father is sick and he’s not able to do any work to support our family financially. As a daughter, it’s very hard for me to see my father is struggling to educate his daughter lying on the bed. I want to cure him and I’ll do it when I’ll become a doctor,” Habiba Sid...

January 15, 2019

“I had a deep interest in education from my childhood but my parents were so poor that t