Jobs for 120 people with a disability in Pakistan

Jan 17, 2013

Project Update - December 2012

December 2012 has been a below average month in terms of PWDs being hired. 5 people were placed in employment that started working for Skills Development Project (NOWPDP). 13 are in the pipeline and they will start their work in the start of January 2013. In addition, more people employment is planned in the future. 

What was achieved this month?

5 candidates were selected in total in the month of December’ 2012 and 13 are in the pipeline.

What are we proud of?

  • Evaluation of 7 people with hearing impairment was held and their CVs were sent to Aisha Steel Mills and Artistic Milliners.
  • Evaluation of 4 people with hearing impaired and intellectually challenging disablility were held in the 3rd week of December.

What companies did we meet?

NOWPDP staff couldn’t meet any new companies this month.

Monthly Goals:

  • Number of companies met: 0 (planned: 4)
  • Number of applicant CVs sent to employers: 15 (planned: 30)
  • Number of applicants commencing employment: 05 (planned: 20)
  • Number of applicants selected but not commenced: 13 (in the pipeline)

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Omair Ahmad

Executive Officer
Karachi, Sindh Pakistan

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