About us

About GGBK

GGBK, founded in 1985 and registered in 1987 in the Sunderbans, is a not-for-profit organization that primarily collaborates with vulnerable communities in West Bengal as well as other Indian states to build a society free from illiteracy, caste, creed, poverty, slavery, and gender discrimination.
GGBK aims to create meaningful opportunities for vulnerable citizens by addressing global concerns and social, environmental, and economic issues. Their focus is on developing outstanding leaders among women, youth, children, and differently-abled citizens, believing in their power and supporting them to build a life of dignity and self-respect. GGBK works with various organizations as knowledge-based support systems, conducting in-depth research and studies using a mixed-methods approach. The organization facilitates strategies for system strengthening, community interventions, policy engagement, and capacity building according to needs.


GGBK aims to create best and meaningful opportunities for the vulnerable without discrimination ensuring enough means to lead a life with dignity. It also aims to adopt disaster management and mitigate climate changes issues. GGBK accords particular emphasis on raising and developing outstanding leaders among women, youth and children as good citizens. We have taken up preferential options for the poor and decided to work with the poor on equal terms with the poor.


GGBK envisages a community free from all evils, ensuring justice, equality and peace for development with community leadership.

Values and Principles

GGBK is driven by core values that include justice, equality, peace, dignity, inclusivity, and a commitment to community development and environmental responsibility. These values shape our unwavering dedication to serving vulnerable individuals without discrimination. Guided by principles of leadership development, social equity, sustainability, and humanitarianism, GGBK actively addresses issues such as disaster management and climate change. Our mission and values collectively strive to create a just society, empowering and promoting the well-being of vulnerable individuals and communities.

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