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Financial Support under Poverty Reduction Project

“I used to run a small business in my village with limited variety of stocks, receiving the asset, I am able to offered an astonishing range of merchandise and to earn enough money to support my family” stated by 40 year old Ghulam Khan. Financial support is provided to 260 unemployed and skilled people belonging to Union Council Chukyatan and Bibyawar of Upper Dir, under a poverty reduction project. During a ceremony assets were transferred to skilled individuals worth Rs50, 000 each, to establish their own businesses and to bring sustainability in their livelihood. The project is funded by the PPAF-Italian Government and implemented by SRSP.
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