Tree Plantation Program (TPP)
Since 1st September 2009 TMSS has been implementing this project in Taranagar Union of Keraniganj Upazila under Dhaka District by the assistance of UNILEVER Bangladesh Ltd. The objectives of this project are (a) to ensure decrease of COz emission in the nature, (b) to reduce regional warming and negative impact of climate change, (c) to create employment opportunities for the unemployed poor/ultra-poor people and improvement of their livelihoods situation.
During the reporting period TMSS project staffs have identified and selected 3 Care takers and provided them skill development training on tree plantation, nursing and necessary management. The training program was followed by 10,000 tree sapling plantation in 6 Km. area besides local roads. TMSS arranged monthly coordination meeting with the Caretaker in a regular manner, organized needs base Focus Group Discussions with Local Elites and meetings with Union Parishad Members to share the problems and progress of the project activities and decision making purpose. Through this project income opportunities of 3 Caretaker (each CT for 2 km) have been ensured, road side land erosions have reduced and availability of fresh Oxygen has been ensured in the project area. Tree plantation Program should be carried forward by every citizen of Bangladesh, all Development Partners and GoB in order to establish a congenial environment for our next generations.