The Government of Punjab, with financial assistance of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), has launched a project titled South Punjab Poverty Alleviation Project (SPPAP) in Districts Bhawalnagar, Bahawalpur, Muzaffargarh and Rajanpur in South Punjab. SPPAP is designed to assist the Government to achieve its objectives of economic growth and poverty alleviation. The overall goal of the project is to reduce rural poverty in Southern Punjab. IRM is implementing vocational and enterprise training for poor communities of the four target districts, hence contributing in generation of enhanced employment and self-employment opportunities.
The training Interventions allotted to IRM are as follows;
Both the interventions are expected to help the poor rural communities in availing different livelihood opportunities and will increase the incomes of households through engaging community in employment, self-employment activities and business establishment.
Duration: 21 Months
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