Who are we?

A Women Led Non Profit Organization

Change Associates Ltd (CHANGE) is a women-led non-profit organization committed to work for the empowerment of women and men through training and capacity development. Our journey started from 2010 by Founder and Chairperson – Nazneen C.Huq. Today, CHANGE stands as a unique entity in the development sector. Primarily, we support industries that have female as majority workforce and now our scope of work has extended in the community of these workers. We design and implement workplace and community based programs, develop curriculum, conduct various training and workshop to build a sustainable and healthy business and living environment. CHANGE has currently been given ED (Equivalency Determination) by the NGOsource.

Project Design & Implementation 86%
Capacity Development 95%
Training 100%
Curriculum Development 80%

MISSION

To improve the state of well-being in workplaces and community through innovative business models, capacity development and awareness raising intervention.

VISION

Bringing smile to unhappy faces of Bangladesh and complete the cycle of health and mental well being.

CORE VALUES

Integrity and Excellence are at our core. We remain true to our mission and work hard to produce quality services and strive to provide high-quality results and strategies.

We are Recognized by NGOsource

What is NGOsource?

NGOsource, a project of the Council on Foundations and TechSoup, helps U.S. grantmakers streamline their international giving. NGOsource simplifies the task of evaluating whether a non-U.S. organization is the equivalent of a U.S. public charity — a process known as equivalency determination or ED.

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Projects
30
People
8624
Direct Beneficiary
183353
Lives Impacted

What We Do

Our Areas of Work

SEXUAL & REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH & RIGHTS AND WELL BEING

Cost effective solutions to female workers to improve their health and nutrition status

FINANCIAL INCLUSION

Empowering women and men through financial planning for a sustainable future

PREVENTING VIOLENCE

Reducing violence against women caused by gender norms and social inequality between men and women through holistic approach

INNOVATIVE SERVICES

Creating business models to create access to quality products, design curriculum and implement workplace and community based programs
Our Projects
HERhealth

HERhealth

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HERrespect

HERrespect

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HERfinance

HERfinance

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Improving Nutrition Status of Female Workers

Improving Nutrition Status of Female Workers

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Worker Nutrition Training Project

Worker Nutrition Training Project

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Worker SRHR Training Project

Worker SRHR Training Project

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MEET THE TALENTS

CHANGE FAMILY

A great ‘team’ is, what differentiates an organization from its counterpart. At CHANGE, our team member focuses on a ‘we’ mentality that includes creating remarkable experiences with others in the company and with existing and potential stakeholders. Our team members are focused on finding and providing solutions; whenever, however and without hesitation. They also make sure there is a shared, common goal all around the organization.

Latest from our Blog

CHANGE STORIES

Realization of an Abuser after HERrespect Training

Shakib Khan used to be an abuser at home. He had a bad reputation in his own family. He thought it was fun teasing girls in the street with his friends. He had no idea that that he was doing all kinds of violence till he attended HERrespect trianing. He realized how his reputation and…

Influence of HERrespect Training on an Individual

Shahin Islam is one of the regular male worker trainees of a Bangladesh garment factory. From the very first training he was an attentive participant but he was very shy. During training 5, he started talking and sharing his experience about life in family as well as factory after HERrespect training. He confessed that he…

Impact inside a Family after HERrespect Training

HERrespect training has been incredibly useful in my life. At present, I can understand the women’s importance in the family as well as in the factory. I was very ill-tempered and would become angry for simple reason. Nowadays, when I tend to be angry, I remind myself of the training. I have noticed the impact…

স্বাস্থ্য সচেতনতা (কবিতা)

স্বাস্থ্য নিয়ে বলবো কি আর স্বাস্থ্য সুখের মূল, সুস্বাস্থ্যবান যদি হতে চান খাদ্য হোক নির্ভুল। পুষ্টি এবং অনুপুষ্টিযুক্ত খাবার খাই, ভিটামিনযুক্ত খাবার খেলে হবেনা রোগবালাই। শর্করা ও চর্বি আছে এমন খাবার খেলে, শরীর সবল ও বাড়ে বল মেধার বিকাশ মেলে। প্রতিদিনই সবার উচিৎ সুষম আমিশ গ্রহণ, তবেই হবে শরীর বৃদ্ধি হবে ক্ষয়পূরণ। -নাহিদ হাসান কোয়ালিটি…

মাতৃ সচেতনতা (কবিতা)

রহিমুদ্দির একটি মেয়ে পনের বছর তার, বাল্যকালে হল বিয়ে স্বামী ও সংসার। হঠাৎ করে ভুল করে সে ময়না নামের খুকি, স্বামীর ভয়ে নিয়ে বসে বাচ্চা নেয়ার ঝুঁকি। ময়না তখন খুব অসুখে শরীর ভেঙ্গে কাবু, তার উপরে দারিদ্রতায় খাচ্ছে হাবুডুবু। অন্ত:সত্ত্বা এ মেয়েটি যদিও এখন মা, গর্ভকালে সময়মতো পুষ্টি সে পায় না। অবশেষে প্রসবকালে ভ্যানগাড়ীতে চড়ে,…

I Learned About Cost-effective Nutrition

Shahnoor is an active and a very responsible PHE (peer health educator). But she cannot read or write as she did not go to school. Shahnoor decided to learn Bangla reading and writing from her educated neighbor. So that she can read the handouts given in the training. She pays 500 taka every month to…

Do you know, according to Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, 87% of women in Bangladesh are victims of domestic violence? As a partner, volunteer or supporter you can always be part of our solution.

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