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Sungi signs an agreement with NCA to provide relief to people affected by floods in three districts
20 October 2014
On Monday, 20 October 2014, Sungi development signed a project contract with Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) for providing relief aid to the people affected by recent floods. Due to these floods an estimated number of 47,799 houses have been reportedly damaged or destroyed while nearly 1.7 million acres of crops have been damaged.
   
Sungi’s Participates in 7th Annual Rural Women conference at Lok Virsa, Islamabad.
15 & 16 October 2014
Potohar Organization for Development Advocacy (PODA) celebrates International Rural Women’s Day each year by holding a national level conference. This year’s theme was “Women, Democracy, Development and Peace”, in which more than 1,000 women from 97 districts across Pakistan participated.
   
Sungi organizes walks to observe International Disaster Reduction Day
8 October 2014
Sungi Development Foundation organized walks in Hattian and Chikar Tehsils of District Hattian Bala on “International Disaster Reduction Day (Oct 8th)”. This event was a part of “Building Communities’ Resilience through Integrated (Livelihood, WASH and DRR) Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Approach”.
   
Workshop: Team building & Stress management/Strategic planning
1 October 2014
Sungi Development Foundation organized a 3 day workshop on stress management at Hotel Greens, Nathia Gali from 28 – 30 Sep 2014. This event was a part of Livelihood Enhancement & Protection project supported by the Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) in five union councils of Tehsil Balakot district Mansehra of KP since July, 2013
   
Shelter homes equipped with 250watt solar power constructed in Jaffarabad
5 Septembert 2014
Sungi Development Foundation reconstructed 40 shelter homes in 2 Union councils (UCs) namely Khanpur and Bagh Head of District Jaffarabad during 2012 & 2013 period along with 250 watt solar power installed at these shelters.  Inauguration/ key distribution ceremony was held at village Hazoor Bux Boohar, UC Khanpur on Sep 16, 2013.
     
WASH project supported by SightSavers launched in Mansehra
27 August 2014
Opening ceremony of  Water Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) project titled “Ensuring Social Inclusion through Accessible water and sanitation” (June 2014 – Dec 2015) supported by SightSavers was inaugurated in Ahal, UC Ichrian, Mansehra on Aug 27, 2014. This project will be implemented in 5 villages of UC Ichrian.
    Cheque Disbursement ceremony for Asset procurement
24 July 2014
Sungi Development Foundation in cooperation with Kunhar Cooperative Development Society (KCDS) organized an event for cheque disbursement ceremony for asset procurement on July 24, 2014 at Government Primary School, kashtra- Talhata, Mansehra.
    Role of Third Tier Organization in Supporting Ultra Poor & Women Empowerment
17 June 2014
Sungi Development Foundation organized a seminar on the Role of Third Tier Organization in Supporting Ultra Poor & Women Empowerment on June 17, 2014 at Olive Green Hotel, Mansehra.
    Seminars at District Mansehra & Swabi on World Environment Day
05 June 2014
Sungi Development Foundation organized a seminar on World Environment Day (WED) on June 5, 2014 at Aashiana Hotel, Mansehra and FazalHaqani Library, Swabi. The seminars were planned to launch the Energy Wood Reforestation project in the two districts (Apr 2014 - Mar 2015).
    Community Livelihood Fund Launched
07 May 2014
Sungi launches Community Livelihood Fund sponsored by PPAF, at Ghari Habibullah jointly with its local partner organizations Rural Development Support Organization (RDSO), Kernol and Omeed Area Coordination Council (OACC), Ghanool at RDSO office Garhi Habibullah.
    Dialogue with KP Parliamentarians on “ Pro-Women Legislative Agenda: Current Status and Way Forward”
02 May 2014
Sungi Development Foundation as part of the AAWAZ Voice and Accountability Programme, organized a policy dialogue with the Parliamentarians of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on “Pro-Women Legislative Agenda: Current Status and Way Forward” at the Islamabad Hotel, on 2 May 2014.
    AAWAZ District Forum celebrates International Workers Day in Swabi
01 May 2014
Sungi Development Foundation in collaboration with AWWAZ District Forum Swabi, held a seminar on International Workers Day and the rights of labourers and working classes and the inclusion of excluded groups in social development processes. The event was held at the Seena Medical Institute, Swabi on 1 May 2014.
    Sungi documentary shown at FES
16 April 2014
Sungi documentary on forced marriages ‘Poles Apart: Chains do not Keep Marriages Together’, was screened at the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) on 16 April. The documentary produced by human rights activist Samar Minallah aims to highlight the issue of forced marriages among the diaspora community in Norway
    AAWAZ Festivals UCs of Attarsheesha and Bher Kund
13 and 17 March 2014
Sungi organized cultural events in Attarsheesha and Bher Kund UCs of Mansehra district during March. Festival in UC Attarsheesha was held on 17 March 2014, in coordination with the AAWAZ UC forum. The festival was part of awareness raising and sensitization campaign regarding women’s political participation and peace promotion.
    DKH-Sungi Hattian Bala project launched
15 March 2014
On 15 March 2014 Sungi Development Foundation signed a bilateral Cooperation agreement with Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe (DKH) under which the two organisations will cooperate to strengthen the capacities of local communities in Hattian Bala district of AJK to cope with disasters by using their locally available resources.