I do not have to wait for VGD card anymore!

Shahina (27) lives in Tulatoli village under Satkania Upazila of southeast Bangladesh. Her house was washed away during the typical torrential rain and strong flash flood in 2012. Crops, ready for harvest, in her husband’s field were totally destroyed.

When Islamic Relief Bangladesh offered her financial support of 10 thousand taka for restoring her livelihood, she decided to start tailoring business, because she had developed some tailoring skills when she was a student. Moreover, she knew that the women and children in the village love tailored


I Dont want to beg again

Feroza Begum , 55 years, Taraganj,Rangpur

18/19 years ago she lost her husband. She can’t remember the age of her marriage. After getting married she came from Mymensingh to Rangpur. She falls in real trouble with two daughters. Then she started to work in people’s house for living and lived on whatever she received from them. Sometimes it was some hand full of rice or beans and in other days there was nothing. Her daughter became grown-up and she arranged her wedding. One day an accident