Research Evaluation and Development Initiative-READI is the renamed organization of Prodip Shikha Shangstha-PSS. PSS starts its activities in 1998 at Baniarchar village under Muksudpur upazila of Gopalgonj district in Bangladesh. Up to 2014, PSS implements different types of projects including Human rights, Health, Hygiene and Nutrition, Education, Agriculture, Micro-credit and Income generation. As an acute need, the policy makers of PSS changed its registered name as READI with the new vision, mission and long term strategic plan. Now it has been working to promote and protect the condition and position of its target participants in the working area. The concerns of READI is ARK Impex Ltd,Banglar Shishu Paribar, Favor Bangladesh Ltd and Fresh Dry Fish Ltd .

Vision

READI dreams a world free from hunger, discrimination and exploitation where people live in equal rights and entitlements.

Mission

Target associates have all type of opportunities as well as are capable to demand their rights and entitlements.

Core values

Concern for people,Human dignity,People’s capacity,Participation, transparency and accountability,Team work, discipline, fairness, openness, sharing information and professionalism, Gender equity and equality, Concern for enabling environment, High quality products and services, Creativity and Innovation, Cost consciousness.

Principles

Avoiding sex, color, caste and creed, the Society is completely charitable, beneficial, educational, non-political, non-communal and non-profitable. It would be a non- discriminated society regarding nation, color, creed and sex.Only the almighty shall be the basis of all actions of the organization.The target participants shall be the sole source of power of the organization.The member and the staffs of the society must abide by the organization values and cultures.

Goal

The main passion of READI is to promote and protect the condition and position of the target associates.