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WFP to provide Rs200m to enhance Fata girls’ enrollment in schools

PESHAWAR: Country Director World Food Programme (WFP) Binbarr Curran on Tuesday announced to provide Rs200 million to enhance Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) girls' enrollment in schools. In a meeting with Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, a WFP delegation led by its country director Binbarr Curran informed the governor that Rs200 million would be provided to all girl students of high and middle schools of tribal areas to enhance their enrollment. WFP will also help in various sectors including…

BISP, WFP, IRMNCH & NP Punjab sign agreement on nutrition in social protection

ISLAMABAD: Benazir Income Support Program (BISP), World Food Program (WFP) and Integrated Reproductive Mother Neonatal Child Health Programme and Nutrition Program Punjab (IRMNCH & NP) signed an agreement on an operational research project for the prevention of undernourishment within social protection in Pakistan. The agreement was signed by Country Director WFP ad interim Stephen Gluning and Director General BISP Shahid Gul Qureshi in the presence of Minister of State and Chairperson BISP MNA Marvi Memon, Additional…