Inauguration of Rural Enterprises setup by women and unemployed youth

Encouraged by their own entrepreneurial abilities and business potential the women of the village of Daulat Leghari in Sindh have setup “First Women Bakery” while a group of unemployed youth have established a rural IT Literacy Centre providing training to hundreds of youth. The Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development (OPHRD)-Ms. Atifa Raffat, will inaugurate the two enterprises on December 18, 2015. These initiatives are financially supported by UN’s Livelihood Restoration Project (LRP) jointly implemented by FAO, ILO and UN Women.