HEKS/EPER is a Swiss based NGO supporting local partner organizations with around 200 projects in 34 key countries worldwide. HEKS/ EPER Bangladesh Office cooperates with NGO active in the field of development of rural communities (DevRc) and conflict transformation (CT). Our support is targeted at social, ethnic and religious minorities, especially plain land Adibashi and Dalit communities in the Northwest part of the country. The country programme aims at the social inclusion of Dalit and Adibashi in Northwest Bangladesh through inclusive market development interventions and awareness & advocacy interventions striving for equal chances and equal rights for Adibashi and Dalit communities. The programme?s cross-cutting issues are resilience building, gender and conflict sensitivity. At the same time, we also provide emergency relief and aid under the supervision of HEKS/EPER International division of Humanitarian aid (HA) in case any natural disaster occurs.