Barclays’ training for slum dwellers
Karachi, July 02, 2012 (PPI-OT): A certificate distribution ceremony was held here following Barclays vocational training imparted through Concern for Children (CFC) to young women of Metropolis’ largest slum Machar Colony.
CFC is executing Community Driven Development Project (CDDP – organizing health, education and environment related programs) enfolding elements of awareness raising, capacity building, service provision and monitoring.
Speaking to Pakistan Observer a CFC office bearer told that through Barclays sponsored project named Kawish, CFC aimed to empower one hundred women in a year enabling them to earn wages within the ease of their homes and communities.
For more information, Contact:
Barclays Bank PLC, Pakistan
1st Floor , Dawood Centre,
Near PIDC M.T. Khan Road,
Karachi, 75530, Pakistan
Fax: +92 21 35622741
Tel: 111 CALLUS* (111-225-587) +9221 (111-225-587)