As a people centered national NGO, COAST has been implementing various development activities since 1998. Now, it also feels that, it has to face the challenges of ensuring the sustainability of its development endeavors. Like the previous every year, 2017 was another glaring example of that endeavors. During this reporting year, COAST implemented development activities specially for institutional development, community empowerment, women and adolescent girls’ empowerment, food security, medical services, fighting climate change, youth development, education, emergency response, community radio, equity and justice etc. This Annual Report 2017 capture some stories of those fights to ensure fortification.