The Nehemiah Trust Pakistan in Karachi specialises in educational opportunities for children from poor backgrounds as well as educational opportunities for children, young people and those in management positions. In addition, there is a humanitarian aid team that supports the people of the region when needed (e.g. persecution of minorities, attacks, natural disasters).
Size: 880,254 sq qkm
Population: ca. 179 Mio.
Team Leader P. M. J.
Aid Projects of Nehemiah Trust Pakistan
The training courses on offer range from pedagogical training to seminars on the subject of leadership and cooperation. In addition, there is support for management personalities.
The Nehemiah Trust Pakistan initiated and now maintains three schools in Greater Karachi with over 600 children. The primary goal of the schools is to provide children with a sound education, regardless of their financial or social background. A strong focus is on the education of girls, who make up over 60% of school children.
There there is a training programme for children and young people to give them access to modern technology and to improve their computer skills.
News from Pakistan
School Bus Wanted
For one of the three schools of our nehemia team in Pakistan a small school bus is needed. So even children living further away can attend school. Outside school hours the minibus is used for taxi rides, so that it earns money around the clock, which should benefit...
HOPE AMONG ASHES AND POVERTY
With the support of the German nehemia team and funding from the German Federal Government, the „Mehran Public School“ was established and inaugurated in one of Karachi‘s poorest districts in August 2017. This district of Mehran Town, located on the outskirts of...
A new school was opened in Karachi
The new school's official name is „Mehran Public School“ and it is now the third school „Nehemia Trust Pakistan“ has opened. 75% of the expenses of purchasing and furnishing the building were covered by the BMZ (German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation) upon...
School building purchased
As reported before, the nehemia team has received a grant from the BMZ (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development) for a school in Karachi/ Pakistan. In the meantime, our Pakistani partnering team was able to acquire a suitable building for the school....
Success! – Funding has been approved
In fall 2015 nehemia team applied for funds at the German „Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development” (bmz). The funding shall support nehemia team Pakistan, who is going to open another school in Karachi. After lots of delays and waiting we finally...
Nehemiah Schools in Pakistan
An alarming situation - Official statistics released by the Federal Education Ministry of Pakistan give a desperate picture of education for all, especially for girls. The overall literacy rate is 40 per cent, while only 22 per cent of girls are literate. The...