Women in Development

Empowering women through capacity building, economic empowerment and technical support.

PEACE is empowering women through capacity building, economic empowerment through development of Livelihood and entrepreneur skills and technical support. It is imparting Literary and Numerical skills to over 6000 women in 240 adult literacy centers. The programme has trained 810 women in managerial skills and 5,439 women in livelihood skills.

SRSP under PEACE has trained 391 women as master trainers. These women help in formation of community based organizations and women focused projects. The programme has established a total of 240 Adult Literacy Centers (ALCs). Over 6,000 women are gaining literary and numerical skills from these ALCs. Over 5,400 women now have entrepreneur skills for economic development. 2,335 women provided with livelihood resources or tool kits to establish small scale businesses. 810 members were trained on management of community and village based organizations. It is one of the strategic steps of handing over roles and responsibilities to these women members in development.

Details of Adult Literacy Centers
 Districts   No. of Adult Literacy Centers Established   No. of Women Enrolled in ALC   No. of women Graduated from ALCs

 Buner

              34

            920

            274

 Chitral

              30

            750

            453

 Dir Lower

              34

            850

            470

 Dir Upper

              34

            854

            861

 Malakand

              29

            754

            342

 Shangla

              30

            753

            347

 Swat

              49

         1,262

            651

 Grand Total

            240

         6,143

         3,398


Details of Women Capacity Building Programmes 
 Districts  No. of women trained in Managing roles in women organizations   No. of Women trained in Livelihood Skills   No. of Women provided with Livelihood Resources

 Buner

              25

            678

            386

 Chitral

              56

            494

            117

 Dir Lower

            100

            362

            248

 Dir Upper

            153

            468

            232

 Malakand

              73

            592

            312

 Shangla

            200

            835

            312

 Swat

            203

         2,010

            728

 Grand Total

            810

         5,439

         2,335

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