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USAID to provide two mobile libraries for Islamabad school children

ISLAMABAD: Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) will receive two mobile libraries from the USAID for the school children of Islamabad. The representatives of USAID and International Rescue Committee (IRC) called on the Minister of State for CADD, Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry on Tuesday and provided details about the status of Pakistan Reading Project (PRP) which is functional in Islamabad and other parts of the country. The USAID-funded PRP is a five-year $160 million project with the objective to support…

CADD minister directs to launch ‘smart school’ project

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry on Wednesday directed to immediately launch the Smart School Project. The minster chairing a meeting was informed that 'Smart School' is based upon the concept of ‘blended learning’ in which the significant and rapid improvement in quality of education is achieved through technology-enabled learning. The directives were issued to the Federal Directorate of Education and the management of Prime Minister Education…

‘Islamabad educational institutes monitored to check undesirable actitivities’

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly was on Tuesday was informed that monitoring teams have been formed to check any wrong activity in schools and colleges in Islamabad. Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) Tariq Fazal Chaudhary responded to notice moved by Asiya Naz Tanoli of PML-N regarding the increasing trend of drug use in government and private schools in Islamabad. He rejected the facts and figures presented saying that it was based on a report on an NGO and no such case had…