The donation was handed over by Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan Dashgin Shikarov, to Barrister Usman Ibrahim, Minister of State for Capital Administration here Wednesday.
The donation has been made to help rebuild the lives of the children facing problems in moving forward and living an active life.
Addressing the audience Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan Dashghin Shikarov said that children of Pakistan are as dear to us as our own children and we extend every support to those special ones who are facing difficulties in life. The envoy highlighted bilateral ties and shared values of the two nations that bring their people together.
He also briefed the participants about AIDA’s humanitarian aid throughout the world stressing that number of humanitarian and development projects were implemented by Agency in Pakistan as well.
Deliberating on the various projects of Govt of Pakistan to support the Special People, Barrister Usman Ibrahim, Minister of State for Capital Administration said he was grateful for the support by AIDA. The donation will not be only matter of support to the special children but this gift will be with them for the rest of life and they will continue to cherish the memory and love of people of Azerbaijan.
He has also praised the support of Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan for his consistent care for people of Pakistan and supporting in organizing such events on behalf of Government of Azerbaijan.
Ms. Naeema Bushra, Director General Special Education said that centre was engaged in imparting educational and rehabilitative services to hundreds of children and is affiliated with Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Islamabad.
Source : Pakistan Observer , 29th Oct 2015