One would wake up to see long queue of women and children with buckets and utensils at the village well. They had to pull up bucket full of water. This was energy and time consuming. ”expressed Muhammad Zamin, A local resident of village Manz Dara Goraj, District Shangla”. After PEACE intervention in the area the villagers prioritized installation of hand pump to get easy access to drinking water. The scheme has enabled 39 households of the village to gain easy access to clean water for drinking and other purposes. The project is completed under EU funded PEACE programme.
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.