ISLAMABAD (PRESS RELEASE)

A delegation of Aga Khan Department Network (AKDN), led by Ms. Sara Hashwani and accompanied by CEO Akhtar Iqbal called on Secretary BISP Omar Hamid Khan late this evening. Representatives of AKDN explained in detail about the role and work of this organization in the fields of health, nutrition, education, disaster management and risk reduction. They explained about their functional presence in Gilgit Baltistan and other parts of the country as well. Secretary BISP briefed about the programs launched by BISP like Graduation programme, NSER and other programs particularly related to women empowerment. Both the sides share their areas of mutual social contribution and agreed to work jointly in near future.