A jirga of women, by women and for women
Jan 08, 2017
Looking committed to claiming rights for the women in their remote, small village of Mansehra, a group of 16 women have pioneered a women-only jirga. Read More
Angora Rabbit Farming
29 June 2016
Sungi took a new initiative of Angora rabbit farming as a high value livelihood source for Partner Community Organizations (PCOs). The initiative was made at upland areas of District Mansehra in collaboration with Director Breed Improvement (Livestock Department) Government Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Building Communities Resilience through Integrated Approach Project
27 June 2016
Sungi has implemented a project on “Building Communities’ Resilience through Integrated (Livelihood, WASH and DRR) Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Approach” in village Chattian and Bhagsar of district Hattian Bala, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) funded by Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe (DKH). The project is phasing out on 30th June 2016.
Aawaz Union Forum Swabi
16 June 2016
Aawaz Union Forum (AUF) Swabi initiated an awareness campaign against illegal price hike during Ramadan. With the arrival of holy month, traders raise prices to double/triple of actual price. Therefore, AUF members took this initiative to aware the community about the food items prices fixed by the government.
Study Circle District Haripur
14 June 2016
Sungi Development Foundation organized Study Circles in three, Union Councils (UCs) Pind Kamal Khan, Khairbara, and Bareela of District Haripur under Aawaz Voice and Accountability program on 14, 15 and 16 June, 2016 in each UC respectively.
The study circle aims to develop an insight about the social and cultural barriers for women and its related concept of gender based violence. The event was distributed in three different sessions.
Inauguration Of Water Supply Schemes in District Hattian Bala AJK
13 May 2016
Sungi is implementing a project of “Building Communities’ Resilience through Integrated (Livelihood, WASH and DRR) Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Approach” in village Chattian and Bhagsar of district Hattian Bala, AJK. The project is supported by Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe (DKH) and has three major components; Livelihood, WASH and DRR.
World Environment Day
5 June 2016
World Environment Day (WED) is observed every year on June 5 to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. It is run by the United Nations Environment Programme. World Environment Day is the United Nations' most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Since it began in 1974, it has grown to become a global platform for public outreach that is widely celebrated in over 100 countries.
Mrs Samina Khan visit to Sungi Islamabad office
Mrs Samina Khan visit to Sungi Islamabad office
3 June 2016
Former Executive Director Sungi & Chairperson BOG Sabah Pakistan Mrs Samina Khan visited Sungi office today 3rd June 2016, to have meeting with Dr Chaudary Inayatullah Executive Director Sungi.
Seminar on Human Cost of Environmental Degradation
1 June 2016
The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) organized a consultation on Human Cost of Environmental Degradation on Wednesday 1st June 2016 at Islamabad Hotel at 14:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Mr. Farahatullah Babar, Senator, Mr. Afrasiayab Khatak, former Senator, Vice Chairman, HRCP, representatives of civil society, media and human rights activists participated in the consultation.
Sungi Board of Governors Meeting
14 May 2016
On Saturday 14 May 2016, Sungi held its Board of Governors (BoG) meeting in Islamabad Club, Islamabad.
Dr. Chaudhry Inyatullah, Executive Director Sungi, Mr. Ahmed Kamal, Director Finance Sungi, Ms. Humera Malik, Chairperson BoG Sungi, and board members including Ms. Naheed Aziz, Ms. Samia Raoof Ali, Ms. Mariam Bibi, Mr. Khalid Saleem and Mr. Anees Jillani attended the meeting.
Field Visit to Hattian Bala, AJK
11 May 2016
Sungi is currently implementing a “Rehabilitation of Water Supply Schemes” project in Hattian Bala, AJK. The project is funded under the Direct Aid Program of the Australian High Commission, Islamabad. It aims to improve the availability and accessibility to clean drinking water to poor communities in the area.
Women Assembly, Aawaz District Forum and Facilitators' Joint Session
5 May 2016
Sungi Development Foundation organized a joint meeting of women assembly, Aawaz Aagahi Center (AAC) facilitators and Aawaz District Forum (ADF) on 5th May 2016 in district Abbottabad, KPK. The meeting was organized to condemn the recent incident of honor killing of 15 years girl Ambreen Bibi in village Makool Nathiagali.
Sungi Celebrated International Women’s Day
8 March 2016
Sungi Development Foundation celebrated International Women’s Day on 8 March 2016 with a theme “Pledge for Parity”. For the purpose a walk and exhibition was organized in Muzaffarabad under Building Communities Resilience through CBDRM Approach supported by Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe (DKH). While in Abbottabad, Swabi, Haripur, and Attock the events were organized under Aawaz Voice and Accountability program supported by Department for International Development (DFID).
Candle light vigil in the remembrance of APS Shuhada
16 December 2015
Sungi Development Foundation organized a candle light vigil on 16 December 2015 in Fakhr-e-Jahan Park, Rajanpur. It was organized to express the solidarity with the innocent martyrs of Army Public School (APS), Peshawar incident.