Thursday, 7th April 2016: Adeel Iqbal and Sarah Ejaz, Assistants – Yaqeeen, met with Mr. M. Saeed Khan – Hon. General Secretary of Lahore Businessmen Association for Rehabilitation of the Disabled (LABARD) to know more about their work for the rehabilitation and inclusion of persons with disabilities (PWDs) in the community.
LABARD also shared their valuable insights with regards to the challenges and hurdles that exist when placing PWDs in institutions which would definitely help NOWPDP in refining its future programs and strategies. Further employment opportunities were discussed with LABARD, along with potential candidates with disabilities in Lahore to enrich NOWPDP’s database of PWDs. NOWPDP looks forward to a fruitful relationship with LABARD.