Project Closing Ceremony
The Project Closing Ceremony was held in a local hotel, Shiraz Arena in Peshawar on 24th February, 2017. Mr. Bernard Francois – Minister Counsellor, Delegation of the European Union to Pakistan was the Chief Guest. Ms. Saadia Ainuddin- HRD Advisor, Delegation of the European Union to Pakistan, Mrs. Farah Hamid Khan, Secretary Industries Department, Govt. of KP, Mr. Haji Muhammad Javed-Chairman Skill Development Council, Mr. Haji Muhammad Afzal- President Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industries and CEO TUSDEC Mr. Alamgir Chaudhry were also present to grace the occasion. Representatives of TVET stakeholders including FATA Development Authority, KP-TEVTA, GIZ, Training Service Providers, Employers and Micro Finance Institutes also attended. The Chief Guest applauded the efforts of TUSDEC to train the youth of KP and FATA and reiterated to continue the support of EU for Pakistan. CEO TUSDEC Mr. Alamgir Chaudhry briefly apprised the audience about the initiatives being taken by TUSDEC to support the local industry and communities. He thanked European Union for funding this project and admired the efforts of EU. Project Manager-Mr. Faiz Muhammad delivered a presentation at this occasion to briefly describe the project objectives and results. The dignitaries and project staff were awarded shields at the end as a token of appreciation by TUSDEC.