Thanapara Development Society, Bangladesh
Thanapara Swallows Development Society was originally founded by the Swedish organization The Swallows in Thanapara Village, Bangladesh in 1973. Now it is a fully independent non-governmental organization.
Since gaining full independence from the Swallows Sweden on 1st July 1999, the Thanapara Swallows Development Society has been seeking ways to make all programs sustainable. Thanapara Swallows Development Society implements number of various projects and programs focused on disadvantaged people. Our activities are supported by different donors. Currently, full-time staff and all programs representative members manage the Society.
To establish a democratic society by developing the socio-economic condition of the poor.
To empower the poor and underprivileged population by eradicating illiteracy, creating health awareness and self-employment, raising awareness among the landless for the rights of land and empowering women by creating economic and social awareness.
Aims and objectives of the Society