UDP project lives of Rajshahi slum people

20 May, 2019 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: Around 53,000 people from 12,500 households living in different slum areas in the city improved their lives and livelihood conditions by getting different facilities from a project taken for reducing their multi-dimensional poverty and deprivation, reports BSS.

Non government organisation Brac has been implementing the project in association with Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) to engage multi-sectoral partners to create employment opportunities for the urban poor people, and improve their living and livelihood conditions and realise basic rights.

The information was found from a review meeting of the project titled ‘Urban Development Programme (UDP)’ held at RCC city bhaban office in Rajshahi on Sunday afternoon.