About Us

Our Vision:

‘To establish a society based on the values of social justice, equity and freedom, in which all people have full and effective participation in the development process’

TUS Mission:

‘To build up the capacity of grassroots communities, especially the disadvantaged and marginalized communities of the Chittagong Hill Tracts, towards improving their livelihoods and addressing other socio-economic issues in a participatory approach’

Who We Work With:

We work to improve the lives and livelihoods of those most in need of our support, regardless of ethnicity and religion. We work with disadvantaged and marginalized groups, including jhum cultivators, landless and marginal farmers, unemployed youth, women, and day labourers. In implementing our activities, TUS believes in working together with individuals, networks and organizations that share our vision and values. We have experience of working with a range of local, national and international NGOs and donor organizations, as well as government bodies and officials.

Where We Work:

We are based in Chittagong Hill Tracts, and currently we are working in Khagrachari and Sherpur District. We have experience working throughout Khagrachari, and the three districts of the CHT.

Legal Status:

TUS is registered with the Department of Social Service under the voluntary social welfare organization ordinance 1961(registration number Khagra-147/98) and the NGO Affairs Bureau under the foreign donation(voluntary activities) regulation ordinance 1978(vide number 1860, dated 23/07/2003).