USAID project helps boost income of beneficiaries
September 9th, 2014 | Technology Times | No Comments
STAFF REPORT ISB: United States, through the US Agency for International Development (USAID) Entrepreneurs Project has helped increase the incomes of as many as 75,000 beneficiaries over the past three years in Pakistan.From June 2011 to August 2014, the Entrepreneurs Project led strategic economic development initiatives in 26 districts all the four provinces to foster the development of Pakistans honey, medicinal and aromatic plants, hand-embellished fabrics, and dairy sectors.
According to a statement of USAID, the project has successfully increased the incomes of 75,000 beneficiaries, the majority of whom were women.
According to the details, the nine partner organizations which helped a lot in achieving this success included the National Rural Support Program, the Human Development Organization Doaba, the Society for Human and Natural Resource Development, the Trust for History, Art and Architecture of Pakistan and the Entrepreneurship and Community Development Institute.
Published in: Volume 05 Issue 35
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