IRC Six-Monthly Report
Indus Resource Center's previous four (4) bi-annual reports. Each report includes details of IRC's main programs, including Education & Literacy, Economic Initiatives and Participatory Governance. Also includes Institutional Strengthening activities and special projects undertaken.
1. Jan - Jun 2008
2. July - Dec 2008
3. July - Dec 2007
4. Jan - Jun 2007
5. July - Dec 2006
IRC Education & Literacy Program, 2007
A brief overview of IRC's Education and Literacy program to date. Includes description of IRC's own schools, work with the government and its multidimensional advocacy program.
A magazine highlighting issues faced by Pakistan's Education Sector and also about the state of Education internationally. It includes reports on Education by independent agencies, articles by experts, interviews, case studies and other relevant information on Education as a tool for social change and development.
Due to lack of funds, Taleem Nama's publication is currently suspended. Last issue was released in October 2007 including reports on Karachi's government schools, women abuse, education policies and also poetry.
Bi-weekly Newspaper Supplement
A partnership with Sindhi-language Daily newspaper 'Sindhu' has resulted in the publication of a fortnightly page devoted to primary education. The page is titled 'Sojhro' and highlights issues, gaps and successes in non-formal and formal primary education, disseminates information on modern teaching techniques, classroom management, health and environmental education, role of the community, educational resources (organization, publications, websites), facts and figures, and shares experiences on good practices, case studies and human interest stories.
Mainstreaming The Marginalized
Education Programme - January 2003
This book describes IRC's education programme and spells out its future goals. IRC's attention is devoted to increasing access as well as improving quality of education. Development practitioners, policy makers and financers will find this booklet useful and interesting.
Out of the Frying Pan into the Fire
Flood in a Drought Region - An account of flood relief work in Dadu District from July - November 2003. IRC hopes that donors, development practitioners, policy makers and financers will find the information contained in this booklet useful and that they may be inspired to join in the difficult but by no means insurmountable task of alleviating the poverty of Sindh's farmers and fisher folk.
Ao Mil Kar School Sanwaren (Available In Urdu & Sindhi)
A helpful guide for Members of School Management Committees - September 2003. Why SMCs are important, how they can play vital role in the improvement of Schools and what kind of skills they need is described in the book.
- Devolution in Practice
- Bachat Aain Karz Program Ji Policy
- Institutional Strengthening of School Management Committee (SMC)
- Child Rights Manual
To get any of the above mentioned IRC publications kindly contact:
K.D.A Scheme # 5 , DHA, Phase V
Near Ziauddin Hospital
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Tel/Fax: +92 -21 - 582 - 2239, 583 - 8690