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PTCL initiates nationwide Blood Donation Drive

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article image PR: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) commences a nationwide Blood Donation Drive, whereby the company has partnered with reputable donor agencies and made a pledge to donate over 5,000 pints of blood. To highlight the importance of donating blood for a healthier society, PTCL has initiated this week-long campaign which encompasses PTCL employees, their families […]…Read More

PTCL organizes Breast Cancer Awareness drive in collaboration with Pink Ribbon

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PR:  Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the country’s leading ICT services provider, in collaboration with Pink Ribbon Pakistan held Breast Cancer awareness session at PTCL Head office in Islamabad today. A large number of female staff members, along with the female family members of the male staff were provided with key information on how to […]…Read More

Expats in Dubai launch drive to build libraries in Pakistan

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: A group of Pakistani expatriates have launched an initiative to open libraries in their homeland to coincide with 2016 being the year of reading. Kitaabie, which means my book in Arabic, has been launched by Maha Khan, an English teacher at the British Council, and two others in Dubai to promote education in Pakistan. "It has been a dream for years, since I am from the education industry and have grown up with books around me. I’ve been taught to…Read More

LWMC starts awareness drive for clean environment

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) has sorted out an extensive awareness drive to sensitize masses especially students about environmental requisites and precautionary measures in order to develop a sustainable and healthier society. The awareness drive entailed awareness walk, address, screening of narrative, grounds cleanup movement and setting up of camps for enlistment and re-dressal of waste related dissensions in Government Commerce College. Jamil…Read More

Tech Education can drive Pakistan forward

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The education reforms in country are required in order to improve quality of education and target under privileged fractions of society and push them into mainstream of literacy to uplift the socio-economic landscape of Pakistan to the desired level. The 6th Inter Provincial Education Minister Conference’ was organized to deliberate education reforms, improve coordination in education sector amongst provinces, identify shady areas that need embellishment, and…Read More

Technical Education can drive Pakistan forward: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The education reforms in country are required in order to improve quality of education and target under privileged fractions of society and push them into mainstream of literacy to uplift the socio-economic landscape of Pakistan to the desired level. The 6th Inter Provincial Education Minister Conference’ was organized to deliberate education reforms, improve coordination in education sector amongst provinces, identify shady areas that need embellishment, and propose…Read More

KPK launches billion tree drive

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article image Staff Report ISB: Government of Khyber Pakthunkhwa in collaboration with IUCN launched its billion-tree campaign as a contribution to the global Bonn Challenge on occasion the World Environment Day in Islamabad. It calls for the restoration of 150 million hectares of deforested and degraded lands by 2020. IUCN President, Xinsheng Zhang was specially invited on the occasion. A large number of representatives from civil society, federal and provincial government, and the media were…Read More

KPK launches billion tree drive to contribute in global forestation campaign

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article image Staff Report ISB: Government of Khyber Pakthunkhwa in collaboration with IUCN launched its billion-tree campaign as a contribution to the global Bonn Challenge on occasion the World Environment Day in Islamabad. It calls for the restoration of 150 million hectares of deforested and degraded lands by 2020. IUCN President, Xinsheng Zhang was specially invited on the occasion. A large number of representatives from civil society, federal and provincial government, and the media were present…Read More

Solar energy drive: PepsiCo unearths Lighting up Lives initiative

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article image Staff Report LHR:PepsiCo Pakistan has bonded with Liter of Light Pakistan, an ACE Welfare Foundation project - enabling them to launch Lighting Up Lives initiative. This programme focuses at identifying solutions for the communities in need. Launching ceremony of the programme was held on Monday at the Country Club in Lahore. The ceremony began with a documentary showing the relationship path of PepsiCo and ACE Welfare Foundation since September 2014, that laid foundation to initiate this…Read More

FAFEN plans drive for structural reforms in edu

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article image STAFF REPORT SWAT: The Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has planned to launch a countrywide advocacy campaign for structural reforms in the education sector of Pakistan as part of its new project ILM Ideas- Education for All - Making it Possible. The campaign, which will be simultaneously run on radio, print, electronic and social media, is aimed to advocate for constructive and sustainable reforms in the education sector. This initiative will be based on successful voice and…Read More