News and Updates

Date : Oct 16, 2009
    LASOONA-Society for Human and Natural Resource Development has commemorated Global Hand washing Day with the collaboration of Oxfam-GB (WASH) on Tuesday, October 15, 2009, in five Primary schools of the selected union councils.Hand washing with soap is the most effective and inexpensive way to prevent diarrheal and acute respiratory infections, which take the lives of millions o .... View Detail
Date : Sep 21, 2009
    LASOONA has completed distribution of 3,500 hygiene kits in three union councils of District Swat namely UC Islampur, Banr/Engaro Derai and Gulkada.LASOONA has completed distribution of 3,500 hygiene kits in three union councils of District Swat namely UC Islampur, Banr/Engaro Derai and Gulkada. It is to be noted that under the same program, LASOONA has also distributed 500 simi .... View Detail
Date : Aug 17, 2009
    LASOONA: Society for Human & Natural Resource Development and Oxfam-GB has signed a partnership agreement for providing WASH services to the returnee families of District Swat.Under the program, LASOONA will implement the WASH program in 5 Union Councils of Swat namely Qambar, Rahimababd, Amankot/Faizababd, Saidu Sharif and Malookabad.  About 15,000 households will be t .... View Detail
Date : Jul 16, 2009
    LASOONA: Society for Human & Natural Resource Development has signed a Partnership Agreement with the Malteser International for providing health & Hygiene kits initially to the IDPs in Mardan and later to the returnee families in SwatWith financial support of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, LASOONA: Society for Human & Natural Resource Development and Maltese .... View Detail
Date : Jun 01, 2009
    On June 1, 2009, LASOONA has organized Free Medical Camp in Jamal Gharai- District Mardan for Internally Displaced Persons of Swat and Buner.Free Medical CampsIn collaboration with JSI/PAIMAN, LASOONA has organized free medical camp for the IDPs of Swat and Buner. Under the collaboration, LASOONA will organize 12 such camps in different villages of the Union Council Jamal Gharai .... View Detail
Date : Nov 17, 2007
    LASOONA signs a Memorandum of Understanding for the implementation of Pakistan Safe Drinking Water and Hygiene Promotion Project.A  Memorandum of Understanding was signed between USAID through Abt. Associates and LASOONA: Society for Human & Natural Resource Development for the implementation of Pakistan Safe Drinking Water and Hygiene Promotion Project (PSDW-HPP) in Di .... View Detail
Date : Sep 11, 2007
    Monday September 10, 2007: A simple and colorful event was organized at a local hotel. Almost all the staff members and Directors Board of LASOONA participated in the ceremony. The program was organized to distribute Shields and Appreciation Certificates among the staff for their outstanding performance during the year 2006. The purpose was to recognize the services of those who .... View Detail
Date : Aug 02, 2007
    July 30-31, 2007 at Timargara Dir, a two days training was organized by LASOONA on Post Harvest Handling of Horticultural Crops. Agribusiness Support Fund Project (ASFP) conducted the training, under the Capacity Building of the Project.Training on Post Harvest Handling of Horticultural CropsMembers of 10 Farmers’ Enterprise Groups belonging to different villages of Dir (Lower .... View Detail
Date : Jul 12, 2007
    On July 10th contracts of approved projects were signed between Agribusiness Support Fund Lahore and four Farmers’ Enterprise Groups (FEGs) at LASOONA Field Office Matta. The groups were established by LASOONA in villages of Arkot, Chuprial, Chaman Lalai and Durashkeela. The signing ceremony was attended by Mr. Shad Muhammad- Advisor and Sayed Ahmad Shah- Chief Grants Monitori .... View Detail
Date : Jul 05, 2007
    The Agribusiness Support Fund (ASF) organized a two days (July 2-3)ToT workshop in collaboration with EurepGAP Germany in Lahore. EurepGAP is a private sector body that sets out voluntary standards for the certification of agriculture products around the globe. It has an equal partnership of agriculture producers and retailers that want to establish certification standards and p .... View Detail
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.