Educating 2400 vulnerable girls in Swat, NWFP

by Pakistan Village Development Program (PVDP)

Summary

The project will educate 2400 girls (drop out/out of school) with a basic level of education in sustainable Community Based Schools to be established in 15 remote villages of Swat-Kohistan.
$2,403
total raised
15
donors
0
monthly donors
9
years active

Challenge

The project will benefit 2400 vulnerable girls, their parents and local community members. It will help address the following vulnerabilities: -Inaccessibility of quality education to vulnerable girl children -Parents’ preference for child labor rather than education -Scarcity of trained female teachers in remote areas -Gender insensitivity Project will impact the social fabric of 15 remotest villages of Swat-Kohistan through the continued educational and advocacy efforts of these schools.

Solution

-Stakeholder meetings & surveys to ensure coordination & data collection -Village meetings to organize & motivate community -Establish schools to educate 2400 girls -Technical support to train local teachers -Advocacy events for Girls education

Long-Term Impact

-2400 vulnerable girls, 4800 parents, 80 teachers and 160 Parent groups benefitted -Access to quality education on sustainable basis for girls -Reduced gender discrimination -Improved income for 20 local femal teachers -Increased literacy

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.pvdppak.org
Pakistan Village Development Program
Dutch-Swiss Support Group
Civil Society HID Progrm

Organization Information

Pakistan Village Development Program (PVDP)

Location: Peshawar, NWFP, Pakistan - Pakistan
Website: http:/​/​www.pvdppak.org
Project Leader:
Nosheen Malik
Executive Director
Peshawar, NWFP Pakistan

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?

Find another project in Pakistan or in Children that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter