Trainings in PARD in December 2012

1.   Pakistan Academy for Rural Development, Peshawar is a Training-cum-Research Organization of the Federal Government working since 1957. The Academy offers various training programs on emerging themes of Rural Development to meet the changing needs of professionals working at various levels of governance.


2.    You are requested to nominate 2/3 officers (Grade 16 & above) for each program separately, keeping in view the relevance of the proposed training programmes to their jobs. The nomination(s) must be sent to the Academy at least one week before start of the respective training courses preferably along with contact numbers of the nominee(s).

The following training programmes are planned for the month of September 2012:

S. No Program Title Period
1 Two-day Training Course on ‘Engendering Communication Processes for Effective Services Delivery' in Collaboration with CESSD December 04-05, 2012
2 Five Day Training Course on ‘Information Management in Libraries with Gender Perspective December 10-14, 2012
3 Five-day Training Course on ‘IT and Computer Application in Public Sector Organizations December 17-21, 2012
4 Three-day Training Course on ‘Stress Management for Effective Social Services Delivery' December 26-28, 2012

3.    The PARD is a gender sensitive institution and encourages women’s participation/nomination in the courses. However, since the Academy has no separate facility for infants/kids, the participants are therefore, advised not to bring infants/kids with them.

4.    There is no Training Fee, however, the participants will have to bear the boarding and lodging costs themselves. The Academy has accommodation facilities, which are provided to the participants on approved rates. The participants can also have food at the Academy cafeteria on payment. The TA/DA of the participants shall be borne by their respective nominating departments/organizations.

5.    The nominees may be advised to report at the Academy for registration before 0900 hours on the starting date of their respective courses. Registration will close at 0930 hours on the first day and those arriving late would not be accepted for the training. To avoid inconvenience the participants coming from outside Peshawar are advised to report at the Academy hostels one day prior to the course commencement.

PARD December Training Calendar 2012