February 26, 2020

Shamim an 11-year-old boy is struggling in the Chalantika slum area in Dhaka to meet the fundamental needs of life. He is deprived of all the basic needs of life. He is missing out on a lot of opportunities. Shamim lives in the slum with his family. He has five members...

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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October 27, 2019

Fourth-grader Mahidul lives in a slum area in Ershad Nagar which is located at Tongi. Ershad Nagar is a densely populated slum area that is full of garbage and completely inappropriate for living. Most of the people are garments workers and day laborers living in Ersha...

September 22, 2019

Juthy is a 17-year-old girl who has spent almost two decades from her life in the slum area of Mymensingh city. She lives with her grandparents at Rellir Mor which is identified as the densely populated slum area in town. Her father Md. Zakir Hossain and mother Jorina...

August 25, 2019

“I am in love with cricket. My idol is Shakib Al Hasan who is the number one all-rounder in the world. My dream is to play for Bangladesh,” said Shuvo, a schoolboy from Ershad Nagar slum area which is located at Tongi in Dhaka city.

Shuvo is 12 years old and lives with...

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 24, 2019

Samia and Lamia are two orphan girls who were living in a remote village called Chormuguria, in the district of Madaripur. They have lost their parents at a very early age, and their family into bottomless poverty. They came to Dhaka seeking for a better life and start...

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...