Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar (EBEK) | Details of the Project, Benefits, Features | Job Circular, Exam, Admit Card

Last Updated on February 9, 2020 by Aminul Haque Shahin

Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar or One House One Farm (OHOF) is a poverty alleviation project through family farming of the government of Bangladesh. The main objective of this project is to remove poverty from Bangladesh and made Bangladesh a developed country in between the year 2041. The main purpose of this project is to alleviate poverty from Bangladesh through e-financial inclusion followed by family farming livelihood and income generation of the underprivileged and poor of the country.

The mission of the Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar project

  • Support for capital development of the poor farm families
  • Improving their skill by training & inspiration
  • Allow them to sit together at courtyard meeting
  • Enable them to take decision independently
  • Enabling them to develop need-based small family farms 
  • Ensure marketing facilities for their product

Objectives of the Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar Project

The intrinsic goal of the project is poverty alleviation and sustainable development through e-financial inclusion, i.e. fund mobilization followed by family farming livelihood and income generation of the underprivileged smallholders of the country. The prime objective of the project is to contribute to reducing national poverty from 22.8% to 10% by 2020 through implementing Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar Project. Some other objectives of Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar Project are:

  • To develop each of the rural households a sustainable agro-based income-generating unit through optimum utilization of human and economic resources (labor, land, water etc) 
  • To develop Village Development Organization (VDO) comprising 60 (40 female & 20      male) rural poor, ultra-poor and beggar families in each village
  • Capital formation by adopting the new concept of Micro savings instead of traditional microcredit (depositing weekly savings by beneficiaries and an equal amount from the government as grants)
  • To provide Post Training/Revolving Fund to VDOs as grants from the government for income-generating activities (IGAs) to create self-employment opportunity  
  • To provide Management and skill development training to the selected beneficiaries on agro-based Income Generating Activities (IGAs)
  • To establish Data Centre at project HQ; linking with Upazilla and Union Digital Centre (UDC) for digital MIS and Financial management through Mobile & On-line banking transactions 
  • To provide on-line banking & marketing facilities to the beneficiaries at Upazilla/ Union/village level by using a biometric authentication system
  • To establish Palli Patshala as a horizontal learning center of the VDO members at each union
  • To develop entrepreneurship among the VDO members who have graduated from the poverty line by providing SME loan
  • To improve the socio-economic conditions of the ethnic communities by involving them in various income-generating activities matching with their culture, lifestyle and market demand

Progress of Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar at a glance  

  • Formed 75531 Village Development Organizations (VDOs)
  • Number of enrolled beneficiaries 3617726
  • Savings deposited BDT 134916.40 lac
  • Bonus against savings given by the project BDT 115521.33 lac
  • Provided government grants to VDOs BDT 202894.03 lac
  • Total capital formed BDT 473722.63 lac
  • Skill development training provided to 168750 beneficiaries
  • Training on management accounts keeping, awareness development on social issues provided to 362027 beneficiaries
  • Total investment for IGAs with  BDT 498476.39 lac in 23.07 lac mini/ family farms
  • Total investment for SMEs with BDT 3460.00 lac to 6920 graduated members and BDT 21040.00 lac is on progress for disbursement
  • The number of households under e-financial inclusion is 3.61 million 
  • Number of online transaction 106.59 million

Applying Procedure for Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar Job Circular

Applicants have to apply online and fill-up the online application form in order to apply for the job. They also have to pay the exam fee with bank drafts; otherwise, it will not be applicable. You will get the details about the exam and other procedures once the circular publishes. Conditions to Apply for Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar job circular:

  • Educational Qualification: At least JSC Passed applicants can apply for related posts, and Honors passed applicants can apply for all positions
  • Applications Start: N/A
  • Applications Deadline: N/A 
  • Total Posts: Depends on the job circular
  • Age: Minimum 18 to 32 years old
  • Salary: 16th and 17th Grade scale (Details on the job circular)
  • Application Fee: 50, 200, 100 and Based on posts
  • Job Type: Government Job
  • Admit Card Download: http://www.ebek-reportreturn.info/Pages/AdmitCard.aspx   

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