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IET’s CEO Shahid Sayeed Khan attended the IUCN Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii, held in September 2016, and presented IET’s proposal on Declaration of Astola Island as a Marine Protected Area, to facilitate the conservation of Pakistan’s heritage, its ecologically rich coastal belt. The proposal was accepted and endorsed by all the 10,000 IUCN members attending […]

IET recently concluded a skills training for representatives of the Production Centres part of the LEED Program, PPAF.  HKM (Hunar Ki Manzil) is a purely Handicrafts Based training , which offers extensive training covering Skill Enhancement, and Market Exposure. It aims to create employment opportunities for the traditional craftspeople (mostly women) living below the poverty line. HKM hopes to reinvent local craft and introduce a modernised version to the world, something which is being greatly appreciated and is in demand. Through […]

CEO of  IET, delivered a well-attended talk  ‘Development with Dignity: The Trickle-Up Effect’ at Habib University. He shared his experiences in the area of sustainable development and his approach in uplifting neglected communities in Pakistan. During his talk, he discussed the various projects undertaken by IET, explaining how it enables development by focusing on the underlying issues of […]

If anyone asks you to get up at 6am or something on a Sunday morning and cycle at 7.30 am, what would you do? I would think twice. However on 27th March 2016 7.30am a group of committed bikers of Critical Mass Karachi rode to show their support for Indus Earth Trust and help us […]

MOTHER & CHILD AND MATERNAL HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT (CRPS) Mother & Child health care is big challenge in rural areas, especially maternal health in coastal areas of Sindh. The need for effective strategies for delivery of healthcare to rural women is paramount and requires a study of maternal perceptions and experiences of the healthcare system. […]