Vulnerable Group Development (VGD) is one of the largest safety net programmes assisted by the World Food Programme (WFP). It is targeted at poor and vulnerable women in Bangladesh. The ultimate goal of the programme is to bring sustainable improvement to the lives of ultra-poor households.
BASA Foundation is implementing this project since April 2010. BASA is focusing on to build the income –earning capacities of VGD women and to socially empower them through training on awareness raising, provision of training on variety of Income Generating Activities (IGA), Provision of credit and other support services during and beyond the food assistance period. VGD women shall graduate into the core development programme of NGO.