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Launch of National Poverty Graduation Program

Date : Jan 31, 2020
Launch of National Poverty Graduation Program LASOONA in partnership with Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (#PPAF) and financial assistance by Government of Pakistan and IFAD is implementing the National Poverty Graduation Program (NPGP). The NPGP aims to assist the ultra-poor and very poor in graduating out of poverty on sustainable basis. In KP Province, LASOONA will implement the NPGP in 6 districts (Shangla, Lower Kohistan, Kolai Palas Kohistan, Upper Kohistan, Battagram and Torghar). Under the program, support will be provided to approximately 12000 households of 62 selected union councils in 6 target districts. The program recently started in District Shangla where livestock and enterprise assets distributed among the deserving households. 
LASOONA affirms to be committed to the well being of masses through promoting ecologically sound developement in impoverished pockets of Pakistan in general and Khyber Pukhtunkhwa and FATA in particular.