37 women from District Nowshera attended one month vocational training course (Tailoring). The purpose of the vocational training is to build the capacities of rural women in entrepreneurial skills to run micro enterprises. Certificates and tool kits distribution ceremony was organized which was attended by Deputy Commissioner Nowshera and District Social welfare officer. This initiative has been funded by the Government of Australia (DFAT) under the Women Economic Empowerment and Market Development (WEEMD) project, which is implemented by SRSP.
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.