marginalised group round

shiree will lift one million people out of extreme poverty.

shiree is one of several poverty reduction programmes supported by UK Aid in Bangladesh. It is part of the UK government’s commitment to support developing countries such as Bangladesh, in their efforts to achieve the UN Millennium Development Goals. There are several extreme poverty programmes currently in operation which compliment the work undertaken by shiree, all of which are work directly with the Government of Bangladesh.


Char Livelihood Programme



Urban Partnerships for Poverty Reduction



Challenging the Frontiers of Poverty Reduction: Targeting the Ultra Poor





shiree is a consortium of development organisations working towards poverty reduction:



Harewelle International Limited



Centre for Development Studies – University of Bath




PMTC Bangladesh Ltd



British Council



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