Progress Updates

Fund Primary and Secondary Education for the Under-Privileged in Gujranwala
03/17/2015
The FDO school construction is complete! Our site visit volunteer and team were very happy to see classes in full function, with teachers, students and...more

Water and Sanitation in Tharparkar
02/04/2015
We just received word from Sukaar that 80/126 household level nadi ponds along with nadi filters; and 32/84 latrines have been built. The community has...more

Expansion of a School in Kasur
02/03/2015
As part of our monitoring process and commitment to donors, we recently had a volunteer go out into the field to see the impact created...more

Water Supply Scheme Across 10 Villages in TM Khan
01/20/2015
The final tranche for this project has been sent out. Sindh Community Foundation will continue with installation of the supply scheme, which is expected to...more

Fund Primary and Secondary Education for the Under-Privileged in Gujranwala
12/22/2014
Construction at the ADP supported FDO school is almost complete. The building has been whitewashed and the boundary wall is under construction. Classes are expected...more

Model Village at Kot Addu
01/07/2014
Given the success we had with Sahara For Life Trust in the first project, ADP has decided to fund the expansion of the emergency shelter...more

Hydropower Project in Kashmir
12/16/2013
We are really excited to announce that the micro hydropower project in Kashmir has been completed. The powerplant generates 75KW of energy, powering over 300...more

Construction of a Secondary School in Natt Kalan
11/22/2013
With your generous donations, the construction of the girls secondary school is well underway. For progress updates, please see our Facebook...more

Hydropower Project in Kashmir
10/07/2013
Due to harsh weather conditions in July and August, construction of the hydropower project was delayed but is now well under-way. The excavation for the...more

Strengthening of Diagnostic Facilities at an Eye Hospital in Punjab
10/07/2013
244 patients have been examined using the B-Scan machine donated by ADP and another 375 patients are expected to be served by the...more

Construction of a Secondary School in Natt Kalan
10/05/2013
The school construction project has begun. Before starting construction however, representatives from Bunyad Foundation got together with local community members to form a committee to...more

Rainwater Harvesting in Tharparkar
08/14/2013
The construction of the village level pond and 63 household level ponds has been completed. During the current monsoon spell, rain water has been harvested...more

Al-Makkah Medical Center Expansion
06/08/2013
The project has successfully concluded and the ADP funded equipment is fully functional at the clinic. 2,411 patients have benefited from the purchased equipment with...more

Maternal Healthcare in Machar Colony
06/07/2013
As part of the project due diligence, Meherunissa Hamid visited the Mother Child Healthcare clinic in Machar Colony during April 2013. A detailed account of...more

Maternal Healthcare in Machar Colony
02/15/2013
See Meherunissa Hamid's account of her site visit to Machar Colony last year, as part of the project due diligence:...more

Expansion of a School in Kasur
01/27/2013
By January 23rd, 80% of the construction of the expasion of the Grammar School in Chabbar Chowk was completed. The project will be finished by...more

Maternal Healthcare in Machar Colony
01/10/2013
Thanks to support from kind donors, women and children will be provided better treatment at the Clinic, eventually reducing the risk of life-threatening diseases. Construction...more

Biogas Plants in Dera Ismail Khan
12/08/2012
FIDA has recently been completed; project report coming...more

Al-Makkah Medical Center Expansion
10/01/2012
RDO is showing impressive progress in achieving progress on its stated goals. According to the latest update by the RDO team, Al-Makkah Medical Centre has...more

Mishtimba Sanitation Scheme
08/18/2012
The project is almost near completion at this point in time. 90% of the latrines have been built. In addition to a sound structure, the...more

Mishtimba Sanitation Scheme
07/18/2012
Materials for the latrines have been fully distributed to the latrine owners by now. Further progress has been accomplished on constructing doors for the latrines,...more

School Expansion in Hafizabad
07/11/2012
We received an update from the MH Sufi Foundation reporting that the project was completed successfully with the classrooms completed earlier this month. More details...more

Mishtimba Sanitation Scheme
06/18/2012
Further progress has been made since May 2012 to construct latrines, make doors and install roofs. Despite the setbacks received in the beginning of the...more

Mishtimba Sanitation Scheme
05/18/2012
HEED has transitioned into the second stage of the project. All necessary materials have been procured. Septic pits and latrine super structures have been constructed....more

Amir Public School
04/24/2012
The Amir Public School project has officially reached completion. A detailed report about the last phase of the project can be read here. The update...more

Mishtimba Sanitation Scheme
04/24/2012
Work on this project has started at an energetic pace with construction started on most of the latrines and HEED is confident that the project...more

School Expansion in Hafizabad
04/01/2012
The MHSF Kaseese Branch School expansion has been slightly delayed. The roof was laid over the past few weeks. The finishing work on the 2 classrooms...more

Amir Public School
02/05/2012
This wonderful clip from Amir Public School will make you smile! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5Pi0HjxVlk This is the first batch of 3-4 year old children enrolled in the school....more

Model Village at Kot Addu
01/30/2012
SFL has reported that based on an exhaustive survey using predefined criteria, the organization identified 12 households that needed shelter more than the others (although...more

Microfinance for Poultry Farming
01/10/2012
Sadia Ijaz visited the site recently and found that the project is progressing well - several women are making good progress and the community feedback...more

Computer Literacy in Youhanabad
11/27/2011
CAP has reported that the first computer lab has been successfully set up with 10 computers. 10 additional computers have also been placed in different...more

Microfinance for Poultry Farming
11/18/2011
Recently, the NEEDS team sent an update and reported that the project was a success as loan repayments were at 92%. More details can be...more

Noor Lakhan Computer Lab
11/10/2011
The completion of Noor Lakhan (NLS) government school’s computer lab in Ghotki, Sindh, is well underway. Funded by ADP and Sahara, this project will provide...more

Latrines in Sokar Village
09/26/2011
ADP is pleased to report that this project has been completed, although it met with a few hurdles in its final phase. Najaf Shah has...more

Amir Public School
09/21/2011
Since last July, APS has had some set backs but made the most out of them. The heavy rains of the monsoon season damaged the...more

Children's Cancer Hospital
08/14/2011
The Children's Cancer Foundation (which is administering the hospital) has been sending regular utilization reports. The project has successfully completed one year with the equipment...more

Amir Public School
08/07/2011
Amir Public School has also reported that the first 3-day training program for teachers was conducted in the last week of July and covered a...more

Microfinance for Poultry Farming
07/21/2011
Mehreen Siddiqui, Operations Director of ADP, had the following conversation with Mr. Humayun of NEEDS earlier this week: 17-18 women have been provided with chickens in...more

Al-Qasim Biogas Plants
07/05/2011
This May, the Al-Qasim Foundation completed the third phase of the ADP-funded biogas project in Soon Valley, Khushab. Please see a project update at http://developpakistan.org/al-qasim-update/....more

Amir Public School
06/14/2011
Amir Davis, Chair of Amir Public School recently sent Association for the Development of Pakistan a confirmation of received funds. He also reported that the...more

Microfinance for Poultry Farming
06/11/2011
Mr. Humayun of NEEDS has reported that the poultry project has started successfully as of May 2011. A female staff member has also been recruited...more

Water Pumps in Charsadda
05/22/2011
NEEDS has reported that the project was successfully completed by early May 2011, providing details of the beneficiaries. Please visit the Dastak post for more...more

Children's Cancer Hospital
05/14/2011
ADP volunteer Saad Halim Khan visited the CCH in January 2011 and wrote a touching feature for ADP's 2010 Annual Report. Read his account in...more

Water Pumps in Charsadda
03/15/2011
NEEDS has reported that the locations for 6 more pumps have been decided and that three of the hand pumps have already been constructed. For...more

Amir Public School
03/15/2011
APS has reported that construction is well underway and that the roof will be completed soon. APS has also started the recruiting process for teachers...more

Water Pumps in Charsadda
02/26/2011
Received report from NEEDS that 9 water pumps have been installed. Progress on the last 3 is slow due to rainfall. For the names of...more

Latrines in Sokar Village
02/11/2011
2nd tranche of funds ($8,800) was released today to fund the remaining 45 latrines. A recent site visit by ADP volunteer Khizar Hayat confirmed that...more

Youth Facilitation Center
02/08/2011
UNDP has funded NEEDS for its Youth Facilitation Centres (YFC) at Malakand agency. Two YFCs will be established, one for male and one for female...more

Latrines in Sokar Village
02/05/2011
HEED sent in its first progress report in January 2011, detailing better than expected progress on both Phase 1 and Phase 2. The community of...more

Kharo Chan School
02/01/2011
AHD has reported that the total current enrollment of the Kharo Chan School is 74 (49 boys and 25 girls). The enrollment has decreased from...more

UNHCR Flood Relief - Emergency Shelters
01/03/2011
Action for Humanitarian Development, the project partner, relayed a detailed report of tent utilization in District Jamshoro. 257 were installed at Bhan Saeedabad to create...more

Al-Qasim Biogas Plants
12/21/2010
Ahmad Chaudhary went back to Soon Valley in November to check the progress in Phase II. From monitoring perspective, he visited 2 plants from Phase...more

Water Pumps in Charsadda
12/17/2010
Bilal Ahmad visited the Charsadda region in November and provided an important update on project process. Six water pumps have already been built; for more...more

UNHCR Flood Relief - Emergency Shelters
09/27/2010
457 tents were delivered by UNHCR to AHD in Bhan Saeedabad, Sindh this weekend. AHD had been monitoring the situation in multiple areas including Dadu...more

Children's Cancer Hospital
09/25/2010
CCF has reported back with the first quarter's equipment utilization report (May-August 2010). The new equipment funded by ADP donors was used for 65 out...more

UNHCR Flood Relief - Emergency Shelters
09/10/2010
ADP sent checks for $70,400 to USA for UNHCR. UNHCR Pakistan has commenced the purchase of tents and plans to deliver 457 tents to AHD...more

Children's Cancer Hospital
05/04/2010
CCF has now received Rs. 600,000 in funding for this project from ADP. We will post further updates in the coming months. Thank you to...more

Al-Qasim Biogas Plants
04/27/2010
Ahmad Chaudhary (from the Project Team) visited Soon Valley in late February to inspect the Bio-Gas plants constructed in Phase I of the project. Only...more

Arshad Public School
03/21/2010
Khizar Hayat and another volunteer in Muzaffardabad recently conducted a visit to Arshad Public school. They observed students studying in the building that was recently...more