SPO has changed the Civil Society landscape of Pakistan. Country Director UNDP The history of community development cannot be written without referring to the work and approaches tested and pioneered by SPO. Partner Organizations applause
Strengthening Participatory Organization (SPO) has changed the civil society landscape of Pakistan. Country Director United Nations Development Program (UNDP) congratulated the executive, management and employees of the organization for their never ending zeal and fervor in realizing the true spirit of change, as a means towards sustainable grassroots development. Speaking at the 20years of Celebrations of SPO he added that it is very easy to start an organization but it is always hard to establish and sustain.
It’s My Right, Make it Right
“It’s my Right; Make it Right” is a national campaign of civil society organizations on Education in Pakistan. One day provincial level seminar was organized in Karachi as a part of the national campaign in partnership with Oxfam GB, and Dubai Care. The main purpose of the event was to sensitize officials of provincial education department and civil society members about Right to Education –particularly importance of girl’s education in the province. Article 25-A (state shall provide free and compulsory Education to all children of the age of five to sixteen years in such manner as may be determined by law) of Constitution of Pakistan clearly holds state responsible for the provision of free and quality education to all in the country.
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.
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.