Multi-Stakeholder Alliance for Protection of Young Women - Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA) What is GAA and What does it Aim? The Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA) a 5-year joint project (2016-2020) funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Netherland, aims to promote equal rights and opportunities for girls and young women. The project in Bangladesh is being implemented by INCIDIN Bangladesh with the support of Plan International Bangladesh. GAA in Bangladesh aims to promote equitable and safe working environment for…
The rationale of the proposed project is drawn by indicating the ‘context’ of Globalization, and its implication on poverty and underdevelopment in Bangladesh. The critical and strategic issues have been identified as ‘the concentration of wealth in the hands of the rich few; increasing poverty, especially livelihood insecurity for the majority of the world’s population; and unsustainable patterns of production and consumptions’. The benefit of Globalization is perceived to be reaped by the transnational corporations ‘at the expense of national…