NONGOR started its journey as a volunteer organization and now turned into a potential rights and advocacy platform for the poor, marginalized, ethnic and socially excluded people. It is also incorporating civil society and other social elements to work together in the battle against poverty. NONGOR is always trying to perceive development from a rights view point and continue questioning any development philosophies or approached within the light of ethnic, diversity, culture, practice and values of Bangladesh.
It has a very good track record on health care services especially on HIV/AIDS and drug dependence rehabilitation treatment since 2001 in Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar and Bandarban district. It has been continuing an integrated rehabilitation centre for Substance Use Disorder (SUD). Moreover, it is experienced on implementation on food security, psycho-social counseling, blood screening, and health services through medical camp, non-formal education and support to the affected people in emergency response.