CE’s Message

Shakir Ishaq Chief Executive BEFARe

Shakir Ishaq Chief Executive BEFARe

BEFARe, is a transformation of a bi-lateral project between the governments of Islamic Republic of Pakistan and Federal Republic of Germany. It has been functioning as an independent entity since December, 2003.

The initial work of BEFARe of implementing the largest refugee education project in the world, helped in gearing up the organization in accepting new challenges in additional thematic and geographic areas.

Today, besides education, BEFARe has to its credit, the successful implementation of many projects in the areas of democratization, devolution support, energy conservation, poverty alleviation, HIV/AIDS, Mother & Child Health, Livelihood & Skills training, micro-finance and material development etc., to mention a few.

The organization continues to develop strategic alliances with donors and partners, working relentlessly for sustainable social and economic development of the displaced and under privileged communities.