ISLAMABAD, April 16 (APP): A ceremony held Monday to laud the efforts and hard work of the students and teachers in the 2018 examination and distribute prizes among high achievers of class V.
The event was organised at premises of Nazriya e Pakistan Council by International Foundation for Education, Empowerment & Learning (iFeel) in collaboration with Helping Humanity, a welfare organization run by patriotic Pakistanis living in Denmark.
The Danish ambassador to Pakistan, Rolf Michael Hay Pereira Holmboe graced the occasion by his presence, whereas, the welcome address was presented by chairperson of iFeel, Dr. Tayyaba Siddiqui, while Saima Sayyed, the Human Resource manager presented a comprehensive report regarding activities under iFeel.
Out of School Children’s Schools (OSC schools) functioning under the patronage of iFeel are providing quality education to over age, out of school children of slum areas at an accelerated pace, in order to redeem some of their lost years.
Speakers at the event expressed their views and said, a well-to-do, emancipated and educated strata of the society have a moral and ethical obligation of “sharing and caring” to bring the less privileged, marginalized segments at par. Change in a positive direction can be brought about by imparting meaningful and quality education and education alone.
Short skits and other items were also presented by the students. The function was well attended by ex-educationists, partners, donors and parents.