Young Women learning sewing & cutting skills near Kotri
Young women learning sewing and cutting skills in the new established sewing center of AHD, supported by Global Giving, About 18 young women got admission in the month of April 2014 and now all the female successfully learnt the sewing and cutting skills. In the next quarter we are planning to open 3 new centers to target some 60 young women in slum dweller areas of Hyderabad. The purpose of the start of new 3 sewing centers is to help poor families and their women to learn sewing skills and support their family to save money and earn income through sewing skills.
Thanks to the donors supported in the last quarter and we expect same for the next quarter with double target achievement within next 3 months time period.
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Some 22 Young women learning sewing skills in Sikandrabad near Hyderabad
Women sewing and skill development center established in Sikandrabad through the women CBOs of Sikandrabad Kotri near Hyderabad during March 2014, within 2 months young and adult women learning very fast and now able to sieve their children and family cloths through their own, within next 2 months some 22 young women will be trained and will start sewing at their household level.
AHD plans to provide them with sewing machines, in this regard US $ 60 needs for one machine and total 22 sewing machines 1320 US $ needed to provide them with sewing machines
We hope donors of this project will consider supporting young women to find solution of income generation at their family level
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A New Sewing Center opened near Sikandrabad Kotriby AHD Pakistan
AHD women staff visited a new area of Sikandrabad Kotri district Jamshoro a 15 minutes drive from AHD Hyderabad office. The detail survey conducted in 35 families and some 25 families selected after door to door visits detail survey. The women CBO organized in the area with 25 active women leaders, all women members willing to conduct monthly meeting and look after the sewing center. CBO also selected the local teacher named Fauzia, she will start sewing center and teach young women and girls for the period of three months from April 1st to June 30th 2014
The women group is also willing to provide one room space and the president of women will conduct regular weekly visits in the sewing center to help AHD staff during monitoring visits.
Total 24 female students selected all will learn and attend regular sewing center classes till 30th June 2014.
Young Girl Earning Income for her family
Hope for young girls to learn and experience their skills & knowledge for their development
Miss. Shaista is an 18 years old, young girl belonging to the Chandio family, who live in the slum area of Latifabad No. 4, with their seven family members. She is headed by her widow Mother for the last five years, along with her four sisters and one brother. Miss. Shaista passed class 5 in nearby Govt. Primary school, but left school due to poverty & is now sharing household work with her mum and laboring in nearby houses.
She attended one meeting with AHD staff during August 2013 in same village/area to learn about the sewing and skill trainings center of AHD.
Miss. Shaista contacted AHD staff and got admission in AHD sewing and skill training center. She attended a five month full course and learnt excellent sewing, cutting, and stitching skills. Her exam/test results gave her the position of sewing student and AGD female staff provided her with a sewing machine.
Currently, she is sewing at the household level & earning for the family and supporting her mother. She very happy and thankful to the AHD + Global Giving team.
With thanks to all of you,
Miss. Sajida Channa
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.
Sajida Channa (Miss.)
Women Program Manager
Association for Humanitarian Development
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