Mohtarma Faryal Talpur inaugurats NDF Rehab Center, Nawabshah

NAWABSHAH: (21-01-2018) NDF Pakistan established NDF CDP Rehab Center was launched formerly through inauguration by MNA Mohtarma Faryal Talpur in Nawabshah. MNA Mohtarma Faryal Talpur said that NDF is providing basic rehabilitation to the intellectual with disabilities, which is very difficult task but NDF commitments are very high to tackle. She said it is dire need to tackle mental health issues over all Sindh especially in Nawabshah. She termed NDF efforts encourage able to tackle disabilities issues in Sindh. Pakistan Peoples Party always supported disability cause, Sindh Government is providing jobs against disabled quota. MNA Faryal Talpur ensured for providing plot & building for the center in Nawabshah & recommended NDF plea for annual grant to Chief Minister Sindh. Earlier Mr. Abid Lashari briefed about Rehab Center establishment, said that the center was established through grant of Community Development Programme (CDP), UCBPRP, Planning & Development Department…

NDF participated in the training organised by ACTED Pakistan

NDF participation in the training organized by ACTED & NHRP
BY: Abid Lashari “One day workshop and training “Humanitarian Coordination refresher Training” organized by ACTED on 04th September 2012 in Indus Hotel Hyderabad. The main Objectives for Training were as below
·Strengthen understanding of the humanitarian reform process and the background to the cluster approach · ·Review the updated humanitarian architecture in Pakistan to ensure that cluster partners understand the system they are asked to participate in · ·Update on the Transformative Agenda and discuss the ways that agencies can play a greater role in the implementation of the ITA · ·Discuss access to humanitarian financing (pooled funds) in Sindh · ·Identify gaps in early recovery coordination in Sindh and brainstorm solutions to address these issues · ·Identify lessons learned from 2011 Floods emergency coordination responsibility for humanitarian response with a designated Cluster Lead Agency or Agencies (CLA)

NDF Participated in Training organised by IRM & UNDP in Hyderabad

NDF participation in the training organized by UNDP & IRM Islamabad
BY: Yasmeen Arain The two days training on “Assessment Methodology & Techniques” for Community restoration cluster during flood response. The training was organized by IRM with support of UNDP on 28th – 30th August 2012 in Indus Hotel Hyderabad.
The facilitators Mr. Khalid Khattak & Mr. Israr Tunio facilitated the training sessions. Ms. Yasmeen Arain Master Trainer in NDF represented NDF during the training.  It was den of knowledge. During the training basic concepts were shared as it was shared that Statistics is a group of methods used to collect, analyze, present, and interpret data and to make decisions.  The collection of Individual facts, statistics or items of information is called data. It was also share that there are five main kinds of data, 1. Primary data, 2. Secondary Data, 3. Quantitative Data, 4. Qualitative Data, 5. Cross section and time series data. It was informed that all elements, indivi…

NDF organised orientation session on CLEAR Project on climate Change under partnership of LEAD Pakistan & UKaid

Community Level Outreach Activity # 1
Please select any of the following proposed types of community outreach activities Please Tick (ü) 1.Community awareness sessions √ 2.Community awareness sessions (Female)
3.Roundtable discussion (Persons with disabilities)
4.Roundtable discussion
5.School/College level activity

SDF visited Goth Seengar Foundation (GSF) Sukkur

Sindh Disability Forum (SDF) visited Goth Seengar Foundation office Sukkur

By: Nabi Bux Shar
Newly elected body of SDF was invited to visit Goth Seengar Foundation (GSF) office Sukkur, Mr. Abid Mallah Finance Manager warm welcomed all SDF members. The office management introduced the programs of GSF. It was informed that the GSF is grass root organization that was emerged from village to develop capacities of villagers to be able to get basic facilities like clean drinking water, poverty alleviation, health & educational opportunities at village level. The GSF struggled hard to achieve its status & now it has 07 office in different districts of Sindh. GSF is playing vital role for the betterment of community with the partnership of different national & international donors. Mr. Abid Lashari senior member SDF shared their progress & purpose of the formation of umbrella network of DPOs of Sindh. It was informed that SDF was formed in 2005 in Karachi to develop capacities o…

Oath taking ceremony of newly elected body of SDF held in Sukkur-Sindh Pakistn

Oath-Taking ceremony of new body of Sindh Disability Forum (SDF) held in Sukkur

BY: Anna Iqbal Bhatti
The oath taking ceremony of newly elected office bearers of Sindh Disability Forum (SDF)held in Sukkur Press club on 10th July 2012. The ceremony was organized by Goth Seengar Foundation (GSF) & Nawabshah Disability Forum, it was witnessed by journalists, social & political activists, citizens in large gathering. Senior member of Press club Mr. Jalal administered oath from newly elected body of SDF, during the ceremony Mr. Nabi Bux Shar as President, Mr. Ghullam Muhammad Sarki as Vice President, Mr. Shahnawaz Kandharo as General Secretary, Mr. Munir Das Oad as Joint Secretary, Mr. Hafiz Naseer Ahmed Khuawar as Treasurer, Mr. Mumtaz Ali Mangi as Information Secretary, Ms. Nna Iqbal Bhatti took oath as office secretary of Sindh Disability Forum (SDF). During Press Conference, Mr. Abid Lashari President Nawabshah Disability Forum (NDF) congratulated newly elected office bearers of …

NOWPDP & NDF organised camp for the registration of people with disabilities in Nawabshah

NOWPDP, Ministry of special education Sindh & NDF organized one day camp for registration of people with disabilities in Nawabshah

BY: Abid Lashari
NOWPDP Karachi, ministry of special education Sindh & Nawabshah Disability Forum (NDF) organized one day camp for the registration of CNICs & disability certificates of people with disabilities through one window operation system in DC secretariat, Shaheed Benazir Abad on dated 30th June 2012. More than 500 people with disabilities visited the camp and got the registration.
The Social Welfare Department, PMC hospital administration, NADRA, Directorate of Employment Exchange Sukkur & District administration contributed their possible efforts to make succeed the event.
People with disabilities were informed through distributions of pamphlets, NGOs, radio messages, awareness seminars at Taluka levels. This event was termed as unique in the history of Nawabshah that people with disabilities were facilitated under single floor.