Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD)

Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD) is a social community based organization was established in December 2001-2002 and registered under the Societies Registration Act: XXI of 1860 on 17 May 2003. Re-Registered on June 1st 2013 Vision To bring Peace, Justice, Unity and Harmony for all and to ensure availability of food for marginalized communities of Pakistan
Oct 21, 2013

A Village Women, Constructed Cooking stove near Matli, Badin Sindh Pakistan

Mrs.Anita Devi using Cooking Stove near Matli
Mrs.Anita Devi using Cooking Stove near Matli

A village Women from a Hindu family, near Matli constructed Fuel Efficient Cooking stove at their home and using it since 2011.

A Women representative from a Hinud damily, residing in village Dano Kolhi near Matli district Badin since their forefathers and previously was using traditional stove which burn more wood with lot of risk of fire, smoke and more wood use for fire purposes, women colleting wood from outside on daily basis. One family daily estimate use 20 kg of wood which total 67 families living and some 1340 kg wood is been used on daily basis.

AHD staff introduced AHD model cooking stove during floods 2011 in this village all the village families learn FES cooking stove and constructed cooking stoves at their household level. Through adaptation of new fuel efficient cooking stove technology they all now saving up to 50% wood and 50% women burden reduced to collect wood form outside, women have more time to give their children and health & saving of wood 670 kg on daily basis by villagers in this village.

AHD Fuel Efficient Cooking stove brings new hope and support of women by reducing their burden to collect 50% less wood from outside, fire safety and smoke inhaling, women very happy their kitchen is very clean now and giving more time to their children now. Thanks to GlobalGiving and AHD for supporting us.

Oct 21, 2013

A Women installed Nadi filter for her family

A Newly Nadi filter unit installed near Matli
A Newly Nadi filter unit installed near Matli

Project Progress about New Nadi filter units Construction  

AHD promoting safe drinking Nadi filter units in flood affected areas of district Badin Sindh Pakistan; through this project we reached more than 2,400 families during 2010-2013 we reached more than 2,600 families and hope till the end of Dec 2013 we will be able to reach 3,000 mark of Nadi filter units installation.  In the above snaps we can see the women giving glass of water to her child, the women learnt and installed this Nadi filter unit through her own hands, this shows that the families installed Nadi filter units now trained and will be able to repair and keep maintain through themselves.

Sustainable Solution for rural population to drinking safe and clean water at their door step

 AHD Nadi filter technology is the one of the innovative, cheap, and local based technique providing facility for the rural population, specially women, and children improved their health & learn Nadi filter technology and installed at their household level. The simple training with the maximum in cost of US $ 15 only for one 01 Nadi filter unit, time period: the life time solution with facility to repair mud pot if broken through their own hands, easy to cement it and prepare again. Many families nearby villages learnt through the relative and neighbors.

Future Plan / Target for Nadi filter

By 2015 we hope to promote 10,000 Nadi filter units to enable for 100,000 people to have access to safe and clean drinking water at their household level. For this purpose we will need your support and donation to achieve this target. Hope to hear from all of you …. For more please feel free to contact us Ph: +92-22-3860880 & email: info@ahdpak.org or ahdpak@gmail.com

Oct 14, 2013

02 New Sewing centers establishment in Slum areas

Opening of the new sewing center Tando Hyderabad
Opening of the new sewing center Tando Hyderabad

02 New Sewing centers establishment in Slum areas of Hyderabad

 AHD women staff team visited different slum areas near Hyderabad during the months of July to August 2013 and finalized 02 areas most poverty stickmen and needs urgent support for their women and young girls to learn the sewing and skill techniques to help their family to generate income at their household level

1.       1. Awami Sewing Center, Tando Hyder, near Hyderabad, serving 23 young adult girls

2.       2. Grace Town Sewing Center, near Hyderabad, serving 19 young adult girls

The main activities in women sewing and skill center are:

·         a. Trainings for staff capacity building.

·         b. Cutting, sewing and sizing.

·         c. Making decoration pieces.

·         d. Stitching clothes.

·         e. Knitting, sewing, embroidery.

Initial visits conducted, mobilization meetings and workshop organized & women CBO organized in the both areas to start the sewing center for the young adult women and girls, in this regard total 42 young women / girls targeted through this Global Giving project for the promotion of swing skills for the income generation at their household level.

 The new started sewing centers project will need support from all of you to arrange sewing machines and cloths, teacher fees and center rent etc. hope to hear from all of you for this project.

With thanks

Sajida Channa (Miss.)

Women Program Manager

Association for Humanitarian Development

ahdpak@gmail.com

Appointment of the Sewing center teacher
Appointment of the Sewing center teacher
Girls started learning at Tando Hyder sewing ce
Girls started learning at Tando Hyder sewing ce
Poor & deserving women got addmission in sewing
Poor & deserving women got addmission in sewing
AHD staff visiting sewing center near Tando Hyd
AHD staff visiting sewing center near Tando Hyd

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