SPO recently signed a project related to Human Rights with Foreign & Commonwealth Office in June 2016. The project will be implemented in partnership with the collaboration of Ministry of Human Rights. It aims at institutionalization of the concept of human rights into the provincial ministries by preparing provincial human rights strategies, lobbying meetings with cabinet members and parliamentarians and capacity building on national and international human rights obligations and implementation of respective provincial human rights strategies. The objective will be achieved through a series of trainings in all provinces for provincial HR ministries.
The Second Coordination Meeting workshop was held successfully on 26th July 2016 with four GEP partners of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa i.e. CSF, Blue Veins, DTCE and SKYIANS Welfare Organization at SPO Peshawar Office under the project of National Coordinator for Bar Council/Association Engagement/Sub- Grant cycle 8 (GEP).
The participants of the meeting from four districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Peshawar, Swat, Haripur and Abbottabad were present in this meeting. The total numbers of participants were six; three females and three male. The meeting aimed to discuss work plans, database development, progress and challenges faced by IPs in project implementation and planning for future regional dialogues at the district level.
A democratic, socially just and tolerant society guided by participatory principles, which realizes the full potential of its people and their aspirations for sustainable and self reliant development.
To strengthen and support community organizations and public interest institutions of Pakistan for the benefit of poor and disadvantaged sections of society for sustainable development through a participatory approach.