Overall Objectives

The overarching objective of the AVCB II project is to contribute to improving access to justice for disadvantaged and marginalized groups in Bangladesh.

  The specific objectives of the project are:

  • To make local authorities more responsive to local justice needs and offer appropriate legal services in the form of well-functioning village courts
  • To empower local people, especially women, the poor and vulnerable groups to seek remedies for injustices and to resolve their disputes at the local level in an expeditious, transparent and affordable manner.
Project Snapshot:

  • Time frame
    January 2016 – December 2019
  • Development Partners
    EU, UNDP and GOB
  • Implementing Partners
  • Partner NGOs & Divisions covered
    BLAST (Chittagong & Sylhet)
    ESDO (Rangpur & Rajshahi)
    MALA (Dhaka & Mymensingh)
    Wave Foundation (Khulna & Barisal)
  • Overall Budget
    BDT 265.29 crore