Pakistan

PESHAWAR – The European Union (EU) and International donor agencies of Germany launched a program for economic rehabilitation of Federally Administered Tribal Areas in Peshawar on Monday.

Under the program, they will provide twenty-two million Euros for the development and prosperity of FATA.

Under this project investment will be initiated in education, health, irrigation, drinking water and energy sectors in Khyber, Orakzai, Kurram, North and South Waziristan Agencies.

Tribesmen would also be imparted technical training which will play a pivotal role in their socio-economic development.

The launching ceremony of the TDPs rehabilitation program was attended by Ambassador of EU to Pakistan Jean Francois Cautain, Representatives of German Embassy and donor agencies besides officials of FATA Secretariat and political agents from respective agencies.