Skill Trainings for Young Women in Pakistan

by Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD)
Bushra earning income for her family
Bushra earning income for her family

Bushra learns sewing skills & now earning income for her family

Bushrais a 19 years of age, she read in HSC 2nd year. She belongs to a very poor family residing with 4 sisters and her mother is a house wife & father hasn’t good income source to run her family.

She acquire it extremely difficult to carry on this as her family themselves has limited resources and cannot have enough money to present helping hand toward them

Bushrahas try to work outside but cultural barrier did not allow her to earn this way for long

Sewing center in Latifabad unit number 4 has given bushra an opportunity to learn sewing skilled being close to her home and family, she has prove herself a dedicated student with the 3 month. She is able to stitch a complete dress. After month or two she will be acquire expertises in stitching and after the completing this course hopes to that sewing machine.

Bushra after the training start tailoring work in her homes. Where people of the surrounding areas give her clothing for stitching and she earn some amount out of which she maintain her selves and support her family


Coming to sewing center as also infested in her a huge confidence and new sprite to lead a better life she has mate lots of friends and built a unique support system here

Bushra want to start off sewing activity at home to generate some income for her family

She also dreams that she could study more and she could help her sisters to go school for further education. And thanks to AHD bringing silver lining in her life & She moving towards betterment. 

young girls skilled near Hyderabad
young girls skilled near Hyderabad


More than 200 young girls and women earning income near Hyderabad

AHD women staff conducted a survey visit and interviewed some 23 young women and girls got training via AHD sewing and skill training centers and now busy at their houses, sewing cloths of the nearby families children and women. All the women and girls happy and share that they earning handsome to support their families. Some senior earning PKR 250 to PKR 500 per day. This shows that the women trained previous two years now able to generate income and help their near families by sewing in cheap rates.

AHD planned this quarter will start 05 new sewing centers and will target some 100 young women training within next 06 months, hope their quarter we will be able to reach out maximum families with sewing and cutting skills.

Skilled Young women in Sikandrabad
Skilled Young women in Sikandrabad
Women earning income near kali Morree
Women earning income near kali Morree
Young girls earning income
Young girls earning income
Kitchen set given to women
Kitchen set given to women


Women provided with sewing machine & Kitchen set

The women trained in last 2 years now successfully doing business at their house hold & village level, during the visit by AHD female staff one of women found active but poor and don’t have financial power to purchase sewing machine and some of utensils of the kitchen. Miss Tahira Rajput, women officer AHD decided to support that women with 1 Sewing machine and full kitchen set with Bucket, bowls and cooking pots,

We further want to support some 19 more women, in this regard we will need more support form you all, help this project to build the capacity of poor women

Kitchen set by AHD + GG
Kitchen set by AHD + GG
Bucket and utnesils to women
Bucket and utnesils to women
Women groups formed in 10 villages of matli area
Women groups formed in 10 villages of matli area


Some 150 rural women selected for the entrepreneurship & skill training

AHD staff visited rural village of UC Hajji Sawan and Malahan and about 10 village selected to provide skill training and entrepreneurship trainings at their village level. 10 villages organized in to village women groups and conducted health and safe drinking water awareness. Women of the 10 village groups very happy to learn about sewing and entrepreneurship skills at their village level, in this regard women will be provided fruit tree and poultry birds and sewing trainings in next quarter. Women of the 10 village further will be empowered through the mobilization and capacity building

Further please feel free to contact us for more information, we will be happy to share more details

With thanks 

Registration of women groups
Registration of women groups
Groups will be conducted training
Groups will be conducted training's
Survey conducted in women groups Sikandrabad
Survey conducted in women groups Sikandrabad


Skill training will be provided to 91 young women within next quarter

Action Plan from Feb 1st 2015 to April 30th 2015

AHD women staff conducted fresh survey in three areas and selected most deserving village / slum areas near Hyderabad to start Sewing & Skill Training centers opening in 3 slum areas of Hyderabad to target poor families to build the capacity of three women groups and about 75 families with entrepreneur skills training for 150 young women within 4 months time period.

Target Areas:                       1. Sikandrabad, Kotri, District Jamshoro

                                                2. Hurr Camp, Buldia Colony, Hyderabad

                                                3. Harri camp, Kotri, District Jamshoro

Total Families will be covered:  75

Young women get admission:   91

Time period:            Feb 1st 2015 to April 30th 2015

Total 91 young women will be trained within next 4 months and provide with trainings to start their work or business at household level.

We hope the target will be achieved with your all support, if we will get good response in the first month than we easily finish it within 4 months and we will be able to provided them with some 30 sewing machines to students will learn sewing skills. For more contact us at


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Organization Information

Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD)

Location: Hyderabad, Sindh - Pakistan
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Khurshid Bhatti
President / CEO
Hyderabad, Sindh Pakistan
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