Tree Deposit Scheme(TDS)

PROJECT TITLE: TREE DEPOSIT SCHEME (TDS)

Project Duration: 2000 to till now

Funding Sources: TMSS

Background:

The brunt of poverty and negative effect of climate change have shattered the livelihoods of the majority poor people of Bangladesh. Being a development agent TMSS has initiated the Tree Deposit scheme project in the year 2000 according to its constitutional commitment and since then till now putting its best and effective efforts for poverty reduction and mitigation of climate change related negative impacts in the country.

Goals:

Development of sustainable Livelihoods of the poor people with congenial environment.

Objectives:

  • To build-up self-reliance of poor and ultra poor people through involvement in forestry based Income generation Activities.
  • To ensure ecological balance by bringing fallow and barren lands through Tree plantation.
  • Target Beneficiaries: 350 (work force)

    Operational area: 17 Unions of Bogra District.

    Approach: Labor Intensive Relay Cropping.

    Core/Major Activities:

  • Selection of project sites and Target people (Beneficiaries).
  • Capacity development of project staffs and Target people on Tree plantation, Harvesting and Marketing through imparting necessary orientation and skill development Training.
  • Plantation of Trees, Nursing and harvesting.
  • Sale of harvested Timber/Wood and pruned fuel sticks/ branches/leafs etc.
  • Project Monitoring and Reporting.
  • Achievements/Key Successes (numbers against indicators)

    Tree Plantation : 49675
    Tree Nursing : 220588
    Tree Harvesting : 3361

    Wood Sales : 13425 sft.

    Office Location

    Office Address


    Head Office     :

    631/5, West Kazipara, Mirpur-10, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh

    Phone : +88-02-55073530, 55073586, 55073540, 9013659

    Email : tmsseshq@gmail.com


    TMSS Foundation Office     :

    Rangpur Road, Thengamara, Bogura-5800, Bangladesh

    Telephone: (+88051) 78569, 78975

    E-mail : tmsses@gmail.com