About Us

About Us

Goranbose Gram Bikash Kendra (GGBK) is registered non-profit voluntary organization registered under W.B. Societies Registration Act-1961 and having FCRA Certificate from Ministry of Home Affairs. GGBK is working on the issue of Human Trafficking, Child Rights, Woman Rights, Climate Change impact on communities and also provide special need assistance to affected persons from last 35 years in Sunderban delta of South 24 Parganas District of West Bengal.


Goranbose Gram Bikash Kendra(GGBK) was started in 1985 with post-cyclone relief work in Sundarbans 24 South Parganas and registered in 1987. Starting from Goranbose village we have extended our function to 63 Gram Panchayats in 6 blocks under Canning sub – Division and now around 22 blocks of Sundarbans.

Vision

The GGBK envisages a society free from all the evils of illiteracy, caste, creed, poverty, gender discrimination and hatred. GGBK believes in the equality of all Human Beings in social and economic terms.

Mission

The empowered society will create best and meaningful opportunities for her citizens without discrimination for the overall socio-economic development, ensuring the deprived sections of the society with enough means to lead a life of dignity and self-respect. The GGBK accords particular emphasis on raising and developing outstanding leaders among women, youth and children and differentially challenged citizens. Our programs are focused on creating equal opportunities for the lesser privileged especially the rural agrarian communities, urban poor and slum dwellers.

Board Of Governance

Miss Subhasree Raptan

Director - IMCDS Programming & Youth Solidarity


Integrated Mother & Child Development Services (IMCDS): a holistic program for complete wellbeing of children & child centric families, ensuring to prevent Women and Children from any types of Exploitations that are described in UN’s Human Right Norms.


Activist - Child Rights, Women & Child Trafficking, Rescue operation & Rehabilitation.

Miss Pampa Ghosh

Director - Gender Justice, Women & Youth Empowerment


Comprehensive Rehabilitation: Rescued Adolescent girls, Women & Youth -- victims of trafficking, domestic & GBV, family displacement, migrant labourers, domestic help and circumstances.

Miss Shaswati Mallick

Director - MIS & DBMS


Data Management: on victims of Trafficked & Rescued persons, GBV, Domestic Violence, Legal Proceedings & Settlements, Case Managements.

Ms Kakali Das

Director - Liasonning & Public Relation


Advocacy, Liasonning with Public - Private Bodies, Public Policy making, organizes Public Rallies and Campaigns against Human Trafficking, GBV, and Human Rights Violations. Works with police & law enforcement agencies to protect the victims of multiple tragedies.

Miss Manju Roy

Director - Food Security & Local Economic Development


Poverty Alleviation through Local Economic Development (LED), Alternative Livelihood & Micro Finance. Advance Training on Food production -- Organic Farming, Livestock and Natural Resource Management.

Mr. Nihar Ranjan Raptan

Director - Finance, Administration & Donor Relations


Pioneer - Activist on Human Rights & Anti-Human Trafficking in WB.


Administration, Capacity Building, Resource Generation and Partnership Programs. Undertakes rescue operations - victims of human trafficking in co-ordination with national & international NGOs, Police & Law Enforcement Agencies. Convenor - West Bengal State Coalition of CSOs, NGOs & CBOs.

Ms Minakshi Mondal

Director - Education, Training and Skill Development


Local Economic Developments by using local resources, Vocational & Skill Development Training to socio--economically integrate the differently challenged, the marginalized rural & urban poor communities.

Ms Anamika Mondal

Director - HRD, Volunteers & Watch Keeping Forces


Community Mobilizations, forming Local Community Institutes -– (LCI), HR Training to Develop Volunteers & Watch Keeping Forces against Human Trafficking in Persons, Domestic & GBV & forming SHGs.

Ms.Sarika Khatun Molla

Manager - Ethnic and Religious Minority Affairs (Counselling & Peace Building)


Counselling & Educating the culturally sensitive, ethnic & religious minorities. Endeavours to mitigate & build peace among the victims of Domestic & Gender Based Violence, cases of Divorces & Discriminations.

Ms Monika Das

Finance Advisor & Auditing


Auditing & Donor’s Investment Relations.

Mr. Shantanu Mondal

Manager & Chief Accountant


Internal Accounting & Banking transactions.

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