Apr 19, 2021

Yes we are Ready to Start New Session!

School Sessions starts on 1st April every year but due Covid19 the session is extended to 30th April and new session would start on May 1, 2021. Campaign for awareness raising about importance of girls education is started in the village. Activities like Meetings with community elders, corner meetings, door to door visits and meetings with local elected representatives were very effectively held. We have observed change in behavior of the men members of the community and they are fully supporting the cause. Parents has enrolled fifteen girls till now to start their education in nursery class and we are expecting many more.

Dec 18, 2020

COVID 19 Studies Continue under Safe Environment

IEC Material by SDA in Urdu Language
IEC Material by SDA in Urdu Language

COVID -19 threat is there but education continues.  School ensures the implementation Provincial Government’s SOP to provide the safe environment. To ensure the social distance, the students are divided into two equal groups. A group of students who comes today will be at leave on next day and second group will come next day. Under the guidelines of WHO, IEC material is displayed in the school and students are sensitized about the SOPs to keep under consideration. Written guidelines were also sent to the homes of school to aware the other family members of the student about guidelines to keep the whole family safe from Corona virus. This is very encouraging that not a single person is declared Covid-19 positive. 

Though the village is safe but COVID-19 second wave is more severe and record positive cases across the country are reported on daily basis. Government recommended early winter vacations in the schools. The school is closed on Dec 07 2020 for one month. The students were provided home work for one month and they are provided online couching.  

Social Distancing in class room
Social Distancing in class room
Aug 25, 2020

COVID19: Meeting with CEO Health Authority

Meeting of SDA Official with CEO Health Authority
Meeting of SDA Official with CEO Health Authority

SDA officials met Mr. Syed Wajid Shah, Chief Executive Officer of District Health Authority. Agenda of the meeting was briefing of CEO about the latest updates of Covid19 in the district and what precautionary measures should be taken in this phase particularly for the children. CEO warmly welcomed the SDA officials. He was happy to tell that there are only two Covid 19 patient in the district who are under treatment in the Covid 19 ward of District Headquarter Hospital. Things are under control. Though there is significant decrease in new cases of Covid 19 but still we all have to follow the protocols set by Ministry of Health Pakistan. The children are one of the vulnerable segment and to safeguard them the schools will remain close and decision will be made on 1st September 2020.

CEO further asked the official of SDA to play their role to support the general awareness campaign of the government about the Covid 19. SDA is already very active in social mobilization and awareness in this crises and would work closely with the Health Authority.

Meeting of SDA Official with CEO Health Authority
Meeting of SDA Official with CEO Health Authority
 
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