• 19 Dec 2013

    Making a Difference

    Editorial by Marc-André Franche, Country Director, UNDP in Pakistan I am pleased to introduce ‘Making a Difference,’ a monthly newsletter with a synthesis of results achieved in Pakistan. This newsletter shows how UNDP is contributing to transformational change in people’s lives in Pakistan.

  • 06 Mar 2014

    Community Resilience and Local Governance

    Rukhsana relied on the support of her extended family when her husband was laid off from his job at a factory in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. With support from the UNDP Community Resilience Initiative she received training in tailoring and embroidery, and she also learned valuable entrepreneurial skills. Due to skills enhancement efforts, household incomes of more than 4,000 people have increased by 15 percent in Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).