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Mohammed Rezwan / Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha

For information on Mohammed Rezwan (the floating school boat
inventor) and his organization “Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha”,
meaning a self-dependant organization, please see:


Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha has received various international
awards and funding and has been recognized by various donors.
The following are some examples
(though further funding is still needed):

Bangladesh’s Solar Powered Floating Schools
A task of the BDRC