Our Events

  • Development of Entrepreneurship for Women
    Women of District Ghizer, Gilgit Baltistan province remain at a disadvantage in terms of economic empowerment. Limited by difficult geographical terrain and harsh weather conditions, restricted by social & cultural norms, and devoid of opportunities...
  • Creating an Enabling Environment
    USAID Small Grants and Ambassador’s Fund Program has awarded a grant to Mountain and Glacier Protection Organization (MGPO) for improving educational quality and access for girls. The project is designed to provide physical space and...
  • Preserving Languages
    The U.S. Ambassador's Fund has funded Forum for Language Initiatives for the preservation of three endangered languages of Chitral – Gawar Bati, Dameli and Yidgha and one endangered language of Swat – Ushojo. In August...
  • Revitalizing Music
    Under the U.S. Ambassador's Fund, a 70 member cadre of young people has been trained by College of Youth Activism & Development (CYAAD) in order to ensure preservation and revitalization of the musical instrument Saroz....
  • Young Women Still Pegged Back by Social Barriers
    Published in Express Tribune, October 12, 2017 Nearly 22 million girls in the country between the ages of 10 and 19 years of age are still facing multiple social barriers and access to education due...
  • Women Trade Facilitation Centres to be Set Up in Swabi
    Published in Dawn, November 1st, 2017 SWABI: A project was launched on Tuesday to improve the living standard of the vulnerable segment of the community in Kalu Khan and Karnal Sher union councils of Razar...
  • USAID Facilitated Over 1.7m People across Country Since 2010
    Published in Daily Times on August 19, 2016 LAHORE: An event, held at a local hotel on Thursday, showcased achievements of the Small Grants and Ambassador’s Fund Programme, funded by the United States Agency for International...
  • Government Taking Steps to Ensure Enrolment of Out-Of-School Children: Zakia Shahnawaz
    Published in Pakistan Observer on August 19, 2016 Lahore—Provincial Population Minister Zakia Shahnawaz Khan said on Thursday that a massive job had to be done in different sectors and collective efforts required to manage things....
  • Journey within the U.S. Ambassador’s Fund Program – Capacity Building of Potential Applicants
    Small Grants and Ambassador’s Fund Program (SGAFP), a program for the grassroots organizations of Pakistan, has endeavored itself since its launch, in disseminating grants information through various communication channels. SGAFP, at all stages of the...
  • Inauguration Ceremony: Public Policy Research & Centre Opens at FCC
    March 1, 2014: Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Ambassador Beth Jones inaugurated the Public Policy Research and Resource Center (CPPG) at the Forman Christian College (FCC) Lahore on March 01, 2014. The U.S....
  • USAID Mission Director Celebrates the Completion Of Regional Financial Integration Project
    December 23, 2013: USAID Mission Director Gregory Gottleib participated in the closing ceremony of a regional financial integration project funded by Small Grants & Ambassador’s Fund Program in an event held on Monday Dec 23....
  • U.S. Ambassador Inaugurates English Language Lab
    May 22, 2013: U.S. Ambassador Richard Olson joined staff of the SOS Children’s Village of Islamabad to inaugurate a new English language laboratory at SOS Children’s village Islamabad. Established with a grant under the US...