* Friends Welfare Association is PCP certified registered NPO (PCP-2016/439). *Registered with Economic Affairs Division (EAD) Pakistan under registration # 2(11)NGO/EAD/2016.


Programes
Infrastructure Development Support in Earthquake affected Areas

(Reconstruction & Rehabilitation of Educational System in District Mansehra & AJK):
The October 2005 Pakistan earthquake not only left thousands of men, women and children injured, it caused severe damage to the educational infrastructure in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) and Pakistan-administered Kashmir (AJK). Hundreds of students and teachers were deceased and injured. In District Mansehra and Azad Jammu and Kashmir, 67% of the institutions were destroyed. […] Read More

Emergency Response in Disaster

Pakistan has been facing a range of natural disasters, including floods, cyclones and earthquakes as well as man-made disasters resulting from armed conflicts, which regularly leave many thousands of vulnerable people in need of emergency assistance.
Friends Pakistan has actively responded to almost all major humanitarian emergencies occurred in Pakistan during the last decade facing vulnerable communities of disaster hit areas. […] Read More

Comprehensive School Improvement Program

Friends Pakistan has been executing a “comprehensive school improvement program” focusing the overall improvement in school learning environment through set of different activities which includes mainstreaming of Children with Disabilities in formal schooling, providing access to outreach children in remote areas, focusing child learning friendly environment at schools, mainstreaming out of school children,awareness raising of local communities, strengthening PTCs, academic effectiveness[…] Read More

Access to Girls Education at Secondary/Higher Secondary level

Girls’ educational attainment in Pakistan lags behind the level of attainment of boys. This is seen in literacy levels and school enrolment figures, which reveal that large number of girls, have limited access to even basic schooling. The figures get even more alarming when we analyze the girls education at Secondary and Higher Secondary level.
Friends Pakistan is executing a program of supporting girl’s education at Secondary and Higher […] Read More

Promoting Sustainable Means of Income

Friends Pakistan is striving to increase the social and economic wellbeing of the local communities through providing them support to generatesustainable means of their livelihoods. This is in line with the Friends Pakistan’s objective of developing the means of sustainable livelihood for the target communities through Skill development and promoting the entrepreneurship in its target areas.
Our work focuses on building the earning capacities, providing the tools and equipments and […] Read More

Community Development Program

Friends Pakistan’s Community development initiatives seeks to empower individuals and groups of people by providing these groups with the skills they need to affect change in their own communities. These skills are often concentrated around with the formation of large social groups working for a common agenda of the development of their areas.Friends Pakistan works with individuals to affect communities’ positions within the context of larger social institutions. […] Read More

Women Empowerment

Women empowerment is an important and useful concept in the development of a community as it represents women as active agents rather than passive recipients of development policies. Women empowerment has a positive relation with the overall betterment of the society and family which gives women more respect, involvement in domestic affairs and household decision making, improved child well-being and increased resources. […] Read More