Deaths every year
Treatment caused by smoking
Smoking attributable lost producivity
ACD works in view of community development with a philosophy of mainstreaming gender equality, social justice, and good governance. It wants to achieve the rights of people, especially the disadvantaged and vulnerable women, adolescent and children at grassroots levels through improving their socioeconomic, political and cultural status, ensuring social justice and good governance.
Dhaka Ahsania Mission is a non-government development organization founded by Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah, an eminent educationist, reformer, and Sufi. The founding motto of DAM is ‘Divine and humanitarian service’. It functions since 1958 pursuing the aims of social and spiritual development of the entire human community.
To supplement the activities of the Government on cardiovascular diseases management and prevention, this foundation was formed at the initiative of National Professor Brig. (Rtd.) Abdul Malik with some dedicated medical and non-medical social workers on 12 October 1978.
PROGGA is a non-profit organization for research and advocacy in Bangladesh. PROGGA worships knowledge. Its mission is the creation of knowledge and applying the created knowledge for the progress of mankind.
UBINIG (Policy Research for Development Alternative) is a policy and action research organization in Bangladesh, formed in 1984 by a group of activists to support peoples' movement for social, economic, political and cultural transformation.
YPSA is a registered voluntary nonprofit social development organization (www.ypsa.org) directed towards assisting the development initiatives for bringing the socio-economic changes of its target population since 1985 (UN International Youth Year).