Hashoo Foundation Launches IT project for the youth of Chitral.
Chiitral Times Report
CHITRAL: Hashoo Foundation launched an IT project”
Developing jobs in the Digital Economy” for the youth of Chitral.
The project is being funded by the World Bank. The launching
ceremony was heldhere on Tuesday. The ceremony was presided over by
renowned Social activist Abdul Ghafur Baig while Brig Retired Khosh
Muhammad was the chief guest on the occasion. Kamaluddin, CEO
Karkoram Area Development Organization, Chairman Village council
Balach, elected members, religious scholars and notables of the
area were also present on the occasion. The project is being
implemented in collaboration with Karakuram Area Development
organization and World Bank. Speaking on the occasion Sultan
Mehmood, RPM Hashoo Foundation said that the objective of the
project was to equip the youth of Chital with technological and
marketable skills and help them find jobs in digital economy. Two
hundred youth will be trained in online earning, marketing and Web
and graphic designing under the project. He urged the trainees to
take full advantage of this opportunity and learn new skills which
will be helpful in their practical life.
Speaking on the occasion Molana Gulabuddin lauded the work of
Hashoo Foundation and advised the youth to participate in the
training and prepare themselves for future challenges.
The Chief guest Brig retired Khosh Mohammad also lauded the efforts
of Hashoo Foundation for development of youth of Chitral.
Later the president of the ceremony Abdual Ghafur Baig inaugurated
the well-equipped IT lab by cutting a ribbon and offered prayer for
the success of the project.