Steps Ahead, established in 2018, aims to work for the people of the coastal zone. Along with awareness-raising on gynecological health complexities & hygiene kits distribution programs, it is leading several social-scientific innovation projects and conducting studies on salinity, migration, women & children’s vulnerability. It also provides training on handicraft making, sewing, graphics designing. It has a project called home-factory where a female can engage her in income-generating activities from her home by making environment-friendly products handicrafts. Shahana Afrin Dina received the award on behalf of the organization.