Events

Telling the Education Story with Alif Ailaan

Alif Ailaan launched their campaign to end the education emergency in Pakistan in February 2013. Exactly a year later, the team held a screening of various short documentaries they and their partners worked on through the year at Kuch Khaas, Islamabad. ADP had the privilege to attend the screening and...
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ADP joins UNDP in launching Development Advocate magazine

UNDP launched its development magazine, The Development Advocate, in Islamabad on 24th January 2014. The quarterly magazine seeks to share and foster robust national public discourse on development challenges and solutions in Pakistan and hopes to serve as a platform for Pakistani authorities, civil society and intelligentsia to exchange ideas on key development...
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Partnering with the Girl Rising Movement in Pakistan

All of us at ADP have been working tirelessly with the Girl Rising Pakistan team to bring the internationally acclaimed film ‘Girl Rising‘ to Pakistan. I am extremely excited and proud to be a part of this movement as it signals a paradigm shift in the international movement for women and...
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ADP at the UN Social Good Summit

by Anam Zakaria – Director, Programs & Outreach   The UN Social Good Summit- “a three day conference where big ideas meet new media to create innovative solutions”- was warmly welcomed in Islamabad on 24th September by journalists, development workers, activists and bloggers. The Marriott Hall was bristling with energy...
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BBQ Fundraiser with the Pakistan Development Fund

Credit: Pakistan Development Fund On Friday, June 10th, the Pakistan Development Fund (PDF) held a BBQ fundraiser for the Association for the Development of Pakistan on the Hart House lawn at the University of Toronto. All of the proceeds from the event went directly to the microfinance project in Charsadda....
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