Skill Trainings for Young Women in Pakistan

by Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD)
Young Women learn sewing skills
Young Women learn sewing skills


About 59 New Young Women learn to earn income through sewing skills

AHD working in slum dweller areas of Hyderabad of Unit No. 4 & Sikandrabad Kotri  within 1 year more than 59 young women trained to sew cloths and garments and successfully to generate income for their family and help their family. During survey visit conducted by Miss. Tahira Rajput, women program officers in all above areas to 59 skilled women are happy and asking to thank GLOBALGIVING DONORS.

We at AHD are also thankful of you all for the support and help in the past. we also expect same now and in coming months, we hope during Nov-Dec we will receive your support, if you need anything more please feel free to share your views at  can contact her at Ph: +92-22-3860880.

A Sewing shop opened by young women at her house
A Sewing shop opened by young women at her house
A Young women Learnt sewing skills
A Young women Learnt sewing skills


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.

Please feel free to contact us if have any questions send us email at or call at Ph: +92-22-3860880

A Young women learning new design
A Young women learning new design
A Group of women learning sewing & cutting
A Group of women learning sewing & cutting
Young women learnning sewing skills
Young women learnning sewing skills

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

For more feel free to contact Miss. Tahira Rajput, at +92-22-3860880 or can email at

Teacher giving lecture to young women
Teacher giving lecture to young women
New Women CBO formed
New Women CBO formed

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.

CBO Members of Sikandrabad women CBO
CBO Members of Sikandrabad women CBO
AHD staff and CBO President
AHD staff and CBO President
Young Girl Earning Income for her family
Young Girl Earning Income for her family

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


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Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD)

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