Jobs for 120 people with a disability in Pakistan

$10,277 $4,723
Raised Remaining
Mar 12, 2013

Project Update - February 2013

Summary of Achievements

February 2013 has been a low hiring month in terms of PWDs being hired. No PWDs were placed in employment. 16 are in the pipeline and they will start their work in the middle of March 2013.

What was achieved this month?

NOWPDP met some new companies that seemed interested in hiring PWDs.

What are we proud of?

  • Evaluation of 6 people with hearing impairment and 3 people with physical impairments was held.

What companies did we meet?

NOWPDP staff met 3 companies, with whom employment opportunities were discussed.

  • HBL Asset Management
  • Union Fabrics
  • Schneider Electric Pvt Limited

Monthly Goals:

  • Number of companies met: 3 (planned: 4)
  • Number of applicant CVs sent to employers: 10  (planned: 30)
  • Number of applicants commencing employment: 00 (planned: 20)
  • Number of applicants selected but not commenced: 16 (in the pipeline)

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Omair Ahmad

Executive Officer
Karachi, Sindh Pakistan

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