Under this project, 600 poor Women will be connected with different Self Help Group women, who are living below poverty line (BPL). Here training would be provided in the area of goat farming, dairy, stitching, art of handicraft etc, for increasing their self-confidence level, livelihood growth and empowerment.
Rural people in Toba Tek Singh district of Punjab are uneducated, socially and economically weaker section and dropouts from the school. This kind of rural women is mostly depending upon her husband or father for their needs. The poor and rural people included farmers' dropout women's girls artisans communities forcible migrating to different places (construction workers, daily wages etc.). Agriculture is also zero due to decreased water level in Toba Tek Singh also our district is on the tail.
Self help group will be helpful for increasing the confidence, unity, social awareness, understanding and leadership qualities among women. Skill development, capabilities enhancement and development of their living standard and livelihood are the important concerns which will be able to remove the poverty. Villagers will be more educated, development of the foundation education among children will be done and last but not the least child marriage, dowry system and social evils will be ended.
Number of women, who are living below poverty line, will be reduced. By the help of Self Help Group, poor village women will get better quality of life and livelihood, which will be helpful to increase the socially and economically women empowerment. As a result, the future will be bright of these 600 women and their families.