Chairman RSPN Mr Shoaib Sultan Khan and CEOs of SRSP, NRSP, BRSP, SRSO, RSPN and GM AKRSP yesterday called on the Prime Minster of Pakistan Mr Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Chairman RSPN briefed the prime minister about the functions and working of RSPN that helps the poor break off shackles of poverty through fostering a three-tier social mobilisation network. PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi appreciated the efforts of RSPN and its contributions towards poverty alleviation in various parts of the country.
Three days training on Pakistan Approach to Total Sanitation (PATS) was organized for 30 elected members (18 male and 12 female) in District Buner under WASH PATs plus project. The objective of the training was to orient the participants on WASH policy framework at district level, provide low cost solutions regarding sanitation and water safety and to elaborate their role in open defecation free (ODF) declaration, verification, certification and sustainability check. Furthermore, their knowledge was enhanced on gender mainstreaming, equity, disaster risk reduction, climate change and environmental protection. The training was organized by SRSP in collaboration with Government of KPK and funded by UNICEF.