Prottyashi as a non-governmental organization started its journey in 1983 and since then it has completed a journey of 37 years with an experience of working in various sectors. Prottyashi’s journey started with a small scale family Planning Program in 1983 and today it has expanded by showing strong presents with 106 branch offices in different upazilas of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Noakhali, Chandpur, Brahmanbaria, Lakshmipur and Feni Districts. The journey that started with family planning program today stands with projects targeted to extreme poverty reduction, child rights, primary health care, water and sanitation, education, climate change, sustainable agriculture and food security. We are blessed to have partners like US-AID, PKSF, World Bank, Japan Government, ACTION AID, Water Aid, IOM, WorldFish and Govt. of Bangladesh beside us. Throughout this period, we have concentrated on working for short term and long term purposes.




Establishment of a free, fair and harmonious society where people of every walk of life will enjoy equal human rights and opportunities.


  • Promote skill, capacity, human values and consciousness level of the poor.
  • Improve the quality of the life of the target beneficiaries and promote sustainable development.


  • Support and strengthen enabling community so that entrepreneurs can create better livelihood opportunities for the poor especially for women.
  • Provide access to credit facilities.
  • Develop children’s potentiality by enhancing their skills.
  • Building capacity of women and enhance their basic life skills through implementation of community based health systems.
  • Develop water and sanitation facilities through community participation.