Pakistani Women: Game changers for the economy! – Global Village Space
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Pakistani Women: Game changers for the economy! – Global Village Space

Every third #Pakistani is caught in the ‘poor bracket’ i.e. some 59.9 million out of a total population of 207 million live below the #poverty line. One of the SDGs aligned with #EconomicDevelopment program at HDF is #SDG1: End poverty in all its forms everywhere. Learn more at hdfpk.com. #HDF4Sustainability Pakistani Women: Game changers for...

PM’s 10m jobs initiative right target to reduce unemployment: report | Pakistan Today
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PM’s 10m jobs initiative right target to reduce unemployment: report | Pakistan Today

The country requires some 3.5 million jobs instantly to clear a backlog created due to #unemployment over the years…Failure to produce additional employment opportunities could lead to 43 million people being unemployed by 2050. The #EconomicDevelopment program at #HDF enables the poverty-ridden youth to develop and improve their technical skills through vocational capacity building. To...

Planning Commission to launch dietary guidelines for better nutrition
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Planning Commission to launch dietary guidelines for better nutrition

Planning Commission to launch dietary guidelines for better nutrition The initiative – ‘Pakistan dietary guideline for better nutrient’ – is also aimed at overcoming #malnutrition, #stunted growth, and food deficiencies among women and children. #HDF has brought to light the preventable deaths of mothers and children through its #UmeedSayAagay campaign which highlights the importance of...

The importance of education – Daily Times
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The importance of education – Daily Times

According to the Economic Survey of 2017-18, last year the #literacy rate dropped by 2%, from 60% to 58%. At this rate, #Pakistan has a challenging future ahead. #HDF enrolls students at #primary and #secondary levels in its non-formal and formal schools, as well as facilitate student #enrollment in other schools. We also focus on...

Educated Girls lead to Empowered Nations!
All programs in  #HDF are aligned wit…
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Educated Girls lead to Empowered Nations! All programs in #HDF are aligned wit…

Educated Girls lead to Empowered Nations! All programs in #HDF are aligned with #SDG5: To achieve #GenderEquality and #empower all women and girls. Our #Education and #Literacy program aims to empower girls in #Pakistan to become future #leaders. To help build this nation’s #future, donate for the education of our girls at www.hdfpk.com #LetGirlsLearn #HDF4Sustainability...

Students of  #HDF School in  #Islamabad Region were taken on an  #educational fi…
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Students of #HDF School in #Islamabad Region were taken on an #educational fi…

Students of #HDF School in #Islamabad Region were taken on an #educational field visit to Taxila Museum to study the rich history of our previous #civilizations. The day also included a trip to Khanpur Dam for the students to learn about the importance of #conservingwater in this time of crisis. #HDF4Sustainability #WaterCrisis #EducateTheYouth Source

How Did Southeast Asia Achieve 99% Literacy? – DCODE | Discovery
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How Did Southeast Asia Achieve 99% Literacy? – DCODE | Discovery

In South Asia, Afghanistan, #Pakistan and Bangladesh have the poorest literacy, linked to both poverty plus past and current traditions that have excluded women from education. No nation can prosper without educating their women. #HDF focuses on providing #education and #literacy to #marginalized communities, particularly girls, across Pakistan. Visit www.hdfpk.com to see how we approach...