The assignment entails finalisation of a concept note on climate smart villages in Punjab, to be submitted to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) by the National Rural Support Programme (NRSP). With a budget of USD 20 million, the project will introduce climate smart integrated village development actions in around 100 villages.
The dev~consult has partnered with the AARC Ltd, Ireland to provide services for the Improving Workforce Readiness in Punjab (IWRP) project. Supported by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the the IWRP project adds value by strengthening the TVET sector’s ability to support economic growth and job creation in priority sectors and clusters, including export-oriented ones.
Hamid Sarfraz was one of the panelists on Such TV current affair show, Goya with Arsalan Khalid. The discussion focused on climate change phenomenon, its impact especially on water, and Pakistan’s preparedness to tackle this challenge. The programme can be viewed at the following link.