The Municipal Services Programme and Urban Policy Unit at the Planning & Development Department, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa hired SRSP’s Human Institutional Development Center services to deliver training to 40 Government Officials. The officials are from Forest Department, Public Health Engineering Department, Environmental Protection Agency, Peshawar Development Authority, Agriculture Research Institute and WSSP are participating in a three-day course on Gender Integration in Development Programme. The short -course has been designed to enable those involved in policy and decision making to develop an improved understanding of integrating gender in initiatives that impact lives.
Mr. Shoaib Sultan Khan, the founder of RSP movement in Pakistan, visited Local Support Organizations (LSOs) in Nowshera and Charsadda Districts and met Community Investment Funds members, Entrepreneurs and Value Chain members. He described what he saw as an excellent example of women empowerment and poverty alleviation. He was accompanied by Chairperson SRSP Mrs Munawar Humayun Khan and CEO SRSP Masood Ul Mulk along with others.