Nongovernmental Organization

Shushilan, a Bengali name signifying ‘endeavors for a better future,’ is a local nongovernment development organization that protects human rights, ensures social justice and gender equality, improves livelihoods and food security and promotes the proper management of ecological resources. Shushilan works in the southwest coastal region of Bangladesh to improve livelihoods and food security of resource poor-communities through promoting sustainable agricultural systems and environmental health.