Southern Resque is a Nation Building Organization and has been working on skill training-livelihood, WASH (Water Sanitation and Hygiene)and environmental awareness for the last 10 years in Sundarban region under the district of South 24 Parganas, West Bengal, India. The organization is dedicated to socio-economic transformation of the weaker, socially underprivileged and mostly minority communities through physical, social, cultural and economic development.
Presently with the support of Utkarsh Bangla through Paschim Banga Society for Skill Development (PBSSD), South 24 Parganas districtSHG & SE department the organization is providing skill training on computer education, tailoring, candle making for youth and SHG rural women in different blocks of Sundarban region, South 24 Parganas. It has constructed approximately 3000 household latrines in Kulpi block and also mobilized people for toilet usage. The intervention was supported by Mission Nirmal Bangla (Swacch Bharat Mission), South 24 Parganas district sanitation cell. Southern Resque also demonstrated awareness on bio diversity conservation and organized tree plantation activities with the support of Nehru Yuva Kendra-Diamond Harbour.