Mobile Education and Computer Awareness Program JAWAD TRIQ (Entrepreneur)
More than ¼th of Pakistan’s population comprises of youth. • 60+ percent resides in rural areas.It is a vital and vibrant human resource of the country.
The current century • Computers in particular, have revolutionized our lives. • Realizing the importance of education, ICT exposure, awarenes to rural and slum dwelling young people.
An economic and cost effective way to create awareness and social messaging to economically dis-enfranchised youth. • To reach remote and distant areas without such facilities(ICT) at their door-step.
IMPLEMENTATION Under developed/rural areas will be identified which are without ICT infrastructure (where Project Vehicle/van could easily reach the surroundings of Rawalpindi/Islamabad and some rural areas Target group: Youth and teachers of under-developed areas.
Institutions/Schools, Civil Society, local NGOs, Government and semi govt. organizations, other community based/working bodies.
This is pilot project will be initially for six months which can be further extended based on the evaluation of the project. • Funding; started by mutual collaboration with NGO/NPO sector Govt. Funding Agencies and through International funding agencies by submitting a proposals. • Budget 3 million
NEXT PHASE • Stitching/Knitting • Auto-mobile workshop (car/bike tuning, oil change basic operations), Service Station-Wash/Service etc. • Web-Development design • An e-learning and test system will be introduced, trained youth can apply online to will go through a test to get a certificate etc. A database of the institutions/areas and trainees will be maintained for future collaboration.
EXAMPLE ABDUL SATTAR EDHI • Belong to lower-middle class family • No assets no huge business etc. • Clear Vision • Successful Entrepreneur • Largest Ambulance Network
Edhi Foundation Provides following services: • Welfare Centers • FIELD AMBULANCE SERVICES • Air Ambulance Services • Marine And Costal Service • Edhi Homes. • Edhi Emergency Posts
HONORS/AWARDS Served with large number of National and International awards • Nishan-e-Imtiaz from Government of Pakistan 1989. • Human Rights Award by Pakistan Human Rights Society. • Shield of Honour by Pakistan Army. • Life Time Achievement Award by the World Memon Organization (WMO). • Pakistan Civic Award 1992 - by Pakistan Civic Society and many more.
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