Bangladesh: Childcare equipment

Every year, 400,000 people arrive from rural areas to Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Most of these people are very poor women seeking work opportunities in the textile industry.

To be able to work, they often leave their preschool children alone during the day. Childcare facilities are therefore essential. Caritas Luxembourg supports the setting up of nurseries for the children of textile workers, from birth to 5 years old.

Everything you need for the day-care centre

To date, 10 nurseries accommodating 200 children have been set up, with the participation of the local community. Qualified staff trained in early childhood education - recruited from the local community - accompany and surround babies and young children in their daily activities. In this way, the educators provide children with a safe and stable base, a prerequisite for all development and learning. Unemployed women are also encouraged to set up their own home-based nurseries, thus guaranteeing them an income and providing childcare opportunities for other mothers.

By offering this gift, you are providing a nursery with the necessary childcare equipment to accommodate children.

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