DUS works with underprivileged coastal community of Bangladesh whose lives are dominated by extreme poverty, illiteracy, disease and natural disasters. With multifaceted development interventions, DUS strives to bring about positive change in the quality of life of the poor community of rural Bangladesh. DUS firmly believes and is actively involved in promoting human right, dignity and gender equity through poor people’s social, economic and human capacity building. Though DUS work with individual, it always emphasis for institutions building of the marginalized that creates an environment which permits the poor to break out the cycle of poverty and hopelessness.
To this end, DUS endeavors to bring about change on poverty reduction and social progress. DUS is committed to making its programs socially, financially and environmentally sustainable, using new methods and improved technologies. DUS places a strong emphasis on organizational development, simultaneously engaging itself in the process of capacity building on a national scale to accelerate societal emancipation.