skills

12 minutes Read 606 views

Pakhtunkhwa to produce Entrepreneurs to counter Terrorism

August 2, 2016

Pervez Khattak – Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa inaugurated Captain Asfand Yar Bokhari Shaheed Vocational Training Centre on Thursday at PAF Camp Badaber. It is situated in a remote location in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa which was previously one of the strongholds of terrorists in the region. This showcases Pakistani Army’s resolve to fight terrorism and their […]

4 minutes Read 276 views

Pakistan witnesses increase in enrollment at technical...

June 22, 2016

In Pakistan, 3.6 thousand technical and vocational institutes were functional at national level in 2015. According to APP 19.4 thousand teachers were engaged with these institutes. The fiscal year 2015 registered a 3.7% increase in enrollment at technical schools. According to Pakistan Economic Survey, it is estimated that the enrollment will increase by 2.6% in […]

2 minutes Read 310 views

Women empowerment through IT skills

June 15, 2016

Aurat Foundation, recognized as the leading institute for female empowerment in Pakistan has developed a skill building initiative for women in collaboration with USAID. The program that targets female graduates, will offer training in developing IT skills and place them in software houses as paid interns. The females will be trained for 6 months and […]