Market and Employment for Peace and Stability

Pakistan Sustainable and inclusive growth
January 2017
December 2021

The project "Market and Employment for Peace and Stability" is being implemented by a consortium led by Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation with partners ACTED and Plan International in Charsadda, Mohmand, and Bajaur in North-West Pakistan. T

he project will target 4,000 individuals as direct beneficiaries and 10,000 individuals as indirect beneficiaries.  The program outcomes include women and men from vulnerable groups (youth, women headed households and widows, disabled, conflict affected, displaced persons and host communities) enter into gainful employment; entrepreneurs / SMEs are strengthened to use business opportunities for job creation and income generation; and the market environment is conducive to inclusive business growth.

Current projects

Early recovery intervention for flood affected population in Sindh

Humanitarian Assistance for Vulnerable Flood Affected Communities in Sindh, Pakistan

Cash Relief – WFP Assistance Programme

To contribute to food consumption of the most vulnerable HHs affected by flood and pandemic through emergency food assistance in Sindh

Integrated Emergency Intervention for Flood-affected Vulnerable Communities in Sindh

To support disaster-affected food insecure communities of Umerkot and MirpurKhas through provision of food packages

Unconditional Cash Assistance under WFP’s COVID-19 response in Sindh districts Badin, and Jamshoro

Reducing Food Insecurity of the Most Vulnerable Affected Groups in Pakistan

Improving National Capacity to Respond to COVID-19 Pandemic in Pakistan (Cap-COVID)

COVID-19 response – Consortium for Natural Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery in Pakistan

Increased employment opportunities for vulnerable and disadvantaged youth groups in Pakistan

Closing the gap: Educating marginalised girls in Sindh and FATA

National Water Resources Management – Phase II

National Water Resources Management – Phase II

Adolescent and Adult Learning and Training Program

Market and employment for peace and stability