News and Updates
Launch of National Poverty Graduation Program
Date : Jan 31, 2020
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.