Parwaan Pakistan scales up its Early Childhood Care and Education, and Youth Social Entrepreneurship Program


Parwaan is a joint collaboration between the Federal Ministry of Education and Children’s Global Network with funding support from Open Society Foundation.

Mehnaz Aziz (President Parwaan), and Helen Kamal (Team Lead Ilm Ideas 2) signing the agreement.

In line with its vision of establishing 0.5 million ECCE centers across Pakistan by 2030 and to ensure access and provision of quality early childhood care and education to all children, the Alliance is, now, scaling up its youth social entrepreneurship and early childhood care and education program to 15 districts in Pakistan to train 2000 youth to establish Early Childhood Care and Education centers across Pakistan, benefiting​ more than 25,000 children under age 5 during 2017-18. Parwaan Pakistan and Ilm Ideas 2 signed a contract on April 28, 2017 to this effect.