Grow a seed to get what you need
Education is the key for a brighter future for all of us

Founder of
Sungi Development Foundation

Read more
LATEST     NEWS |  EVENTS
Notice Board

Aawaz Documentary

Aawaz Newsletter
Dec 2104 - Jan 2015 News letter

e-petition
   
Women can bring change by taking part in politics
By Dawn News
MANSEHRA: Speakers at a workshop titled 'democracy from home to the parliament' were unanimous that if women take active part in politics they can bring a positive change not only in their own lives, but also in the overall political culture in the country.
   
Camps set up to facilitate election candidates, voters
By Dawn News
MANSEHRA: In a bid to end discrimination against them and bring real change in society, the Sungi Development Foundation, a nongovernmental organisation, is facilitating women, transgender and people with disability in remote parts of Mansehra district to take part in the coming local government elections both as candidates and voters.
   
Rules relaxed for LG candidates in Mansehra
By Dawn News
MANSEHRA: District returning officer, Mansehra, Aamer Khattak has allowed candidates whose nominations were proposed and seconded by government employees to take part in local government elections scheduled to be held on May 30.
   
Balakot women taught about power of vote
By Dawn News
MANSEHRA: An interactive session was organised in Balakot here on Saturday to create awareness among marginalised segments of society, particularly women, about the power of vote to change the prevailing system.
   
Aawaz National Forum (ANF) Meeting
29 April 2015
Sungi Development Foundation arranged Aawaz National Forum (ANF) meeting in Islamabad Hotel on 29 April 2015. The event was held under the AAWAZ voice and accountability program being implemented in 45 districts of Punjab and KPK with the support of DFID.
   
Experience Sharing Workshop and Exhibition in Muzaffarabad
16 April 2015
Sungi Development Foundation arranged an Experience Sharing Workshop and Exhibition under Building Communities Resilience through (CBDRM) Approach project supported by Daikonie Katastrophenhlife (DKH). The event was held in a local hotel of Muzaffarabad on 16 April 2015.
   
Orientation Workshop on Disability
29 & 30 March 2015
The objective was to increase the knowledge on categories of Person with Disabilities (PWDs) and about different institutions across the world working for the rights of PWDs. It also aimed to build the working capacity of staff.
   
Meeting with Chairperson Standing Committee Labor KP
27 March 2015
A delegation from District Haripur comprising Aawaz District Forum (ADF) members, civil society organization (SAHARA, RDP and APKHN), and Sungi staff including Mr. Mukhtar Javed (Manager Human Rights) and Mr. Omar Javed (Regional Coordinator) met Mr. Jafer Shah, chairperson standing committee as labor.
   
Asset Distribution: Union Council Kernol
6 March 2015
Sungi Development Foundation under its Deepening Livelihood Enhancement Protection program (LEP) supported by Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) arranged an asset distribution ceremony in Union Council Kernol. The ceremony was held at Rural Support Development Program (RDSO) Ghari on 6 March 2015.
   
Early tabling of bill against child marriage demanded
27 March 2015
Speakers at a seminar on Friday asked the provincial government to table the proposed law on child marriage in the assembly without delay to ensure halt to the illegal early marriages in the province.
   
Empowering Women: Women Convention in Mardan and D.I.Khan
20 & 24 March 2015
Sungi Development Foundation in collaboration with Oxfam held Women Conventions in D.I.Khan and Mardan to celebrate International Women Day. The events were arranged under Sungi’s Women Empowerment program.
   
Three Day Training on Advanced Marketing & Selling For Producers
16-18 March 2015
Sungi Development Foundation conducted a three day training workshop on Advanced Marketing and Selling for Producers. The training was held at Omar Asghar Khan Center for Development (OAKCD) office Abbottabad from 16-18 March 2015.
   
Inauguration of Vocational Training Center, Hattian Bala
10 March 2015
Sungi development foundation under its “Building Communities’ Resilience through Integrated Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Approach” program has set up a Vocational Training Center at village Dhani Bakalan, district Hattian Bala AJ&K, with the support of Diakonie Katastrophenhlife (DKH).
   
Local Government Conference in Peshawar
12 March 2015
Sungi Development Foundation under its Aawaz program organised a conference on “Local Government in Pakistan: Historical development, key issues and current scenarios” at a local hotel in Peshawar on 12 March 2015.