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…
QUETTA: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) hosted a joint event to mark the successful completion of a $32 million, USAID-funded Balochistan Agriculture Project that was implemented by the FAO. The project encompassed agricultural development activities in eight districts of Balochistan and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan. Speaking at the ceremony in Islamabad, USAID Pakistan Mission Director John…
ISLAMABAD: The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and four local private commercial banks agreed to partner for clean energy projects in Pakistan. In a statement released by U.S Embassy in Pakistan, through this agreement, approximately $88 million in financing will become available to support the development of the clean energy sector in Pakistan. Partner banks will be able to extend debt financing to smaller scale clean energy projects, developers, and companies or to households and businesses purchasing…
GUJRANWALA: Growing up in an agricultural family in Daska, Gujranwala, Qazi Naeem had seen his father take care and provide for the entire family. He followed in his father’s footsteps and started taking care of their family land right from his youth. His father being a visionary had always encouraged him to learn and adopt modern farming practices.
Norway on Friday launched a competition to develop a smartphone app to help Syrian children who are unable to attend school because of the war build basic Arabic literacy skills, the foreign minister said.
KARACHI: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director John Groarke visited a leading textile factory in Karachi.
KARACHI: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) hosted a three-day conference on non-banking finance and capital markets in Karachi which was attended by financial sector experts, government officials and business representatives.
KARACHI: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Sindh Government signed a signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to implement the USAID-funded Maternal and Child Health Program (MCH).
The The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) launched three UN agencies in a bid to support displaced families who are returning to FATA.