The official meeting of the executive body

The official meeting of executive body of the The Warsakians Foundation was called to order at 1240 pm on 6 March 2016 in Asim’s home near Gul Abad Chowk on  Dalazak Road by Sulaiman Khan, the Chairman TWF.

Sulaiman Khan, Muhammad Kashif Aakash, Muhammad Asim, Irfan Haider, Zubair Gul, Aftab Khan, Omer Javed, Hamza Iftikhar, Muhammad Kamran Rabbi, Imad Ali and Malak Saad were present in this meeting.

The agenda was unanimously approved as distributed.

The minutes of the previous meeting held on 5 Feb, 2016 were approved by all. Open Issues

• International Women Day was introduced along with an open discussion on the importance of International Women Day. It was discussed that the women must get a proper respect in the society. They need to be educated and be involved in decision making for their life. They should be provided with the rights ensured by Islam and Constitution of the State.

• As cleanliness is half of our faith. To create awareness among the individuals of the society regarding the importance of cleanliness, focus was kept on different aspects of this very issue. It was discussed mutually to take concrete steps which may make the members of the society know about how important cleanliness is? New Projects

• A peaceful walk may be arranged on Tuesday, 8th March, 2016 on account of International Women Day at University of Peshawar.

• A campaign may be launched in the near future to create awareness among the people about the importance of cleanliness for a clean and serene environment. Agenda for Next Meeting The agenda for next meeting includes:

• Plan for Agricultural Activities

• Plan for Collection and Distribution of Extra clothes among the needy people.

• Any other matter for consideration. Adjournment Meeting was adjourned at 0240 pm by Sulaiman Khan.

The next executive meeting will be at 1100am on non-specified date, at non specified place.

Minutes submitted by:     Omer Javed/Muhammad Kashif

Approved by:                   Sulaiman Khan

Meeting with official of Directorate of CDE & GAD

Today, on March 22, 2016, the TWF team held a meeting with officials of Directorate of Community Development, Extension, Gender and Development (CDEGAD) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Forest Department. The team comprised of Chairman, Sulaiman Khan, General Secretary, Muhammad Asim Khan, Joint Secretary, Irfan Haider and Head of Agricultural Activities, Imad Ali reached the office of the Deputy Director CDEGAD and met with Deputy Director CDEGAD, Abid Mumtaz and Community Development Officer Ihsan.
The TWF Team members introduced themselves individually and spoke about the aims and objectives of the foundation. The officials were informed about the activities of TWF and plans for upcoming activities especially in green sector. It was mutually discussed that the foundation will hold a plantation ceremony at a private school/college in near future where each student of that institute will plant one tree as per the slogan titled ‘One Child, One Plant’ as to add to the purity of the environment. It was also brought under discussion to hold a painting exhibition at an institute under the theme ‘Water and Forest’.
Additionally, TWF was encouraged to seek the role of Gender especially of women, in natural resource management so that they may generate their income and improve their livelihoods through different income generation activities.
The team was encouraged and their efforts were appreciated and it was assured to them that the Directorate will facilitate the foundation in all its related interventions in future.