Tuesday, 9th May 2017: NOWPDP launched Project ‘Khud Mukhtar’ – a business idea competition for persons with disabilities. This project is a collaboration between NOWPDP, Planet N Group (Strategic Partner funding 10 best business ideas) and IBA Aman-CED (Strategic Partner providing support for venue and knowledge sharing). Exclusive radio partner is FM 91.
The project is divided into three phases: registration and submission of business plans, mentorship and final pitch to jury and is only for persons with disabilities aged between 18-40 years and residing in Karachi. Females with disabilities are highly encouraged to apply.
NOWPDP looks forward to preparing the first batch of entrepreneurs with disabilities along with its esteemed partners and to scaling the project in the future.