Muslims Against Violence Faryha Chowdhury
Behnaz Ahmed wrote -Agami is dedicated to promote education for the underprivileged children in Bangladesh. 43% of the population of Bangladesh is under the age of 19. We believe in unfolding the promise of this vast population by giving them access to quality education. We aim to do this through a combination of providing basic educational resources, and bringing innovations in education technology to the classrooms of Bangladesh.
School Program: Our School Program enables the successful operation of 11 primary and high schools across Bangladesh. Working closely with individual schools we identify the greatest areas of need for each institution and act accordingly.
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Khan Academy Program: Our Khan Academy Program brings the much acclaimed Khan Academy online education videos to the underprivileged in Bangladesh. We translate, match contents and provide the technology to make it accessible to the target students.
Continued Education Program: Our Continued Education Program provides ex-Agami students with financial, academic and mentoring support to pursue higher education after graduating from Agami schools.
Solar Program: Our Solar Program enables students to study longer hours utilizing environment-friendly, renewable energy provided by solar lamps.
Science Initiative: In our newest initiative, we are developing a package of science lessons for grades 3, 4 and 5. The goal is to motivate children towards learning science and link their classroom-learning with day-to-day life.