Poverty Alleviation through Participatory Rural Initiatives

Welcome to PAPRI

What is PAPRI?

PAPRI is non-governmental, non profitable and voluntary development organization registered with NGO affairs Bureau of Bangladesh. It is established in 1999.

Target group:

Poorest of the poor people Poor people Persons with disabilities Adolescent girls Children Destitute women Marginal farmers Acid survivors & General people.

Objectives of PAPRI

PAPRI has the following four main objectives to attain the cause of the overall rural development:

  • Target people will be equipped with proper knowledge, awareness and skill to form group and avail group-based services and family-based proper motivation so that they can struggle themselves for their existence and sustainability.
  • Target people will have easy access to the basic public services paving to the realization of their human rights so that they could survive and lead their life with dignity in the society.
  • Target people will obtain proper opportunities of micro-finance activities through their active participation so that they can be economically stable and socially dignified and can participate copiously as a member of the society.
  • Community people's participation will be ensured to mobilize the local resources to implement the integrated rural development.

Address of PAPRI

Head office: Vill & P.O-  Narayanpur, Upazila: Belabo, District: Narsingdi
Moblie: 01711533610, email:,
Liaison office: 1/53, court road, Bilashdi, Narsingdi
Mobile: 01711533610

What does PAPRI do?

It organize poorest section of the people, raise awareness on  different social issues, build up human and skill capacity, assist people in access to basic public  services, provide micro credit support for IGA, implement development projects for development of the target people, work for human rights, address climate change issue and  disaster.

How PAPRI work?

PAPRI identify the problem of the society with participation in local people. After analyze the problems, it implement the activities to solve the problem. It also develop project for solving social economic problems and takes financial and technical support from UN agencies, INGOs, Govt. of Bangladesh and national NGOs. It works independently, partnership or network form.

Recent Event

PAPRI has made an agreement for Basic literacy project in Belabo Upozila under Narsigndi DistrictsBPATC Training (60th Batch)Aparajita SommelonAcid Survivors ConferenceMr. Abu Based has been Awared by Shaptahik Bangalar DakMr. Abu Based, Executive Director of PAPRI has been AwardedMd. Abu Based Executive Director of PAPRI has awarded “Human Rights Shining Award-2015” from Human rights Foundation.ADM of Narsingdi is distributing financial check to Acid survivors gathering in gathering dayED of PAPRI delivering speech at Symposium in Japan