CM's aide visits Deaf Reach School
KARACHI: Special Assistant to Chief Minister Sindh for Human Rights & Special Education Department, Ms. Rehana Laghari on Thursday visited Deaf Reach School of Family Education Services Foundation (FESF) and visited various sections of the school.
She accompanied by Secretary, Special Education Department, Government of Sindh, Dr. Zulfiqar Shallwani and thoroughly briefed by the executive director Richard Geary and Heidi, about their way of imparting education and vocational training to deaf children in order to make them able to meet their both ends with dignity in the society.
She was also informed that FSEF was also strengthening deaf students with the professional skills, such as sewing, weaving, embroidery, tailoring, arts and IT and a new project of culinary art had also been added into the skills category of the school, in which students of different age-groups were being trained as Chef to able them to service at the well-reputed private hotel.
Ms. Rehana praised and appreciated the administration for their sincerity, dedication and adaption with the deaf students and assured that Sindh government and Special Education Department would always remain intact and maintain cooperation in this regard.
She stated that Special Education Department was striving hard in order to meet the standard of imparting education and creating favorable environment to the disabled students in every field. Recently, establishment of country's first government Autism Center in Karachi was example of government sincerity.
KARACHI: Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh for Social Welfare Shamim Mumtaz handing over certificates among the participants of two days training workshop on " Child Rights And Protection Mechanism" organized by Social Welfare Department in Collabration with SPARC at local hotel.