Around 40 women entrepreneurs were taken on an exposure visit to local markets of District Swat. These women entrepreneurs had received skills training in artificial jewelry making and have been organized in a Value Chain group. The purpose is to build linkages with input supplier, buyer, wholesalers and business development service providers. The event was organized by SRSP under the Government of Australia funded Gender Equity Fund (GEF) project.
50 young people, between 18 to 30 years of age, receive skills enhancement training in electrician and sanitary fitting courses. The group was selected from District Peshawar, Charsadda and Nowshera. The training was organized at SRSP’s Technical & Vocational Center in Peshawar, which offered a certified course from City & Guilds UK. Their team conducted post-training evaluation and certificates were distributed among the best performances. The initiative is funded by the Government of Australia under Women Economic Empowerment and Market Development (WEEMD) project.