July to September 2011
July 2011: CSRC started providing technical assistance to organisations in Ghanche, Murree and Gwadar trained in the last quarter.
August 2011: Twenty-seven CSOs from Karachi, Gwadar, Lahore, Murree and Chitral received technical assistance through face-to-face sessions. Of these CSOs, nine are headed by women. As a result of the trainings and technical assistance on designing project proposals, two partner CSOs from Karachi and Lahore received grants from USAID through the Gender Equity Program.
September 2011: CSRC collected success stories from 33 CSOs (nine are headed by women) from the project districts. Five of these stories were finalized. With mentoring support from the Hum Qadam team, 13 CSOs submitted the initial concept for projects.