Daily Archives: July 27, 2019

Education and Inequality – A Study Report Launched by IDRAC and HRCP

July 26, 2019 (Islamabad). Institute of Development Research and Corresponding Capabilities (IDRAC) and Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) jointly launched a study report titled ‘Education and Inequality’ here at the Islamabad office of HRCP. The study was conducted in 5 districts of Punjab namely Bahawalpur, Multan, Khanewal, Nankana Sahib and Gujranwala. The report described the state and instances of inequality and discriminatory attitudes that non-Muslims say Hindus, Sikhs, Christians and others go through in the class and school environment.   Speaking at the occasion, lead author Amjad Nazeer of IDRAC said that discrimination and inequality are a deeply entrenched […]

Ambassador’s Fund Grant Program announces new priority areas

The USAID Ambassador’s Fund Grant Program (AFGP) announced new priority areas and the resumption of grant-making process from July 26, 2019. It was put on hold since April 14, 2019. All eligible organizations and private sector entities are encouraged to submit applications for funding to support grant projects in the four Priority Areas: Empowering Vulnerable Populations Supporting Governance Institutions in KP NMD (newly merged districts) Engendering Free Information and Free Press Organizations Expanding Social Tolerance to Reduce Conflict You can visit visit AFGP website (https://tdea.pk/afgp/) for further details on the priority areas. There is no deadline for submission of grant […]