Coastal Association for Social Transformation Trust (COAST Trust)

Name of the Grantee

coastAddress of the Grantee

COAST Trust
House 13/3, Road 2, Shyamoli
Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
+880-2- 8125181, 8154673
info@coastbd.org

Website

www.coastbd.org

What they will do under CLS Programme
  1. Activation of village court  by providing training, mass awareness including popular theatre (PT) show and logistics
  2. Engagement and capacity building of the community Paralegal volunteers
  3. Formation of community based CLS groups and building capacity on legal issues of these groups
  4. Formation of CLS People’s Organization (PO) and building capacity on legal issues of these PO
  5. Providing legal service (technical and financial) to extreme poor on the crucial legal disputes like family violence, land rights, acid, rape, eviction etc.
  6. Promoting local journalists as environment and human rights actors
  7. Conducting meeting with district legal aid fund committee
  8. Capacity development of religious/opinion leaders
  9. Conducting a comprehensive study on the impact of existing fishing laws and justice situation in char land
  10. Advocacy for practicing of fishing laws and justice issues in char land and which laws should be reformed for fishermen and char people
  11. Formation of Fisherfolk (who catch fish in the offshore and labors in the fishing boat) Advocacy Forum
CLS Working Area
District Upazila/Area
Bhola
Charfasson
Manpura
Tazumuddin