|S.No||Province||NO of Participants|
|6||Gilgit Baltistan/Federal Government||1,700|
|10||Projects Staff Trained||1,798|
Basic Areas of Training
Meaning and importance of rural development, concept and components, principles and objectives, polices and strategies, Models of rural development, economic, socio-cultural and politico-administrative aspects of rural development in Pakistan. Re-views of past rural development programmes, current and future programmes in Pakistan. Planning for rural development, peoples participation in rural development.
Concept of Planning, objectives and principles of planning, techniques and procedures, review of development planning in Pakistan. Project Planning, local level planning, project planning cycle-indentification, preparation and formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation. Planning Commission's Forms (PC 1,II,III,IV and V).
Genesis of Local Government System in Pakistan, Devolution Plan, Local Government Ordinance, Fostering Coordination between Government Functionaries and Elected Representatives. Planning and Budgeting at District Level, Monitoring committees, Citizen Community Board etc
Extension education in rural development, historical review, extension system, extension methods programme planning process in extension and evaluation of extension programmes, different approaches of extension work, effective supervision in extension.
Development administration, coordination for development, Human relations skill, effective communication techniques for field workers, decision making, management of field operation, motivation - morale and supervisory techniques, local government system in Pakistan, comparative study of local government systems.
Socio-cultural milieu, rural-urban differences, characteristics of rural society, social change in rural society, diffusion and adoption process in rural society, local leadership, profiles of rural poverty, identification of local resources for rural development.
Education & Communication
Education for rural development, problems of educational expansion in rural Pakistan, learning and teaching techniques, innovations in education for development, literacy and mass education in Pakistan, effective communication - importance, methods, techniques and barriers to communication.
Social Survey & Research
Concept, meaning and importance, design of social research, Basic methods/techniques for conducting social research, techniques and tools of data collection, data analysis and presentation techniques, scientific report writing, concept and importance of evaluation, area development planning and techniques.
Gender & Development
Issues in the uplift of rural Women, role of women in development, Women Rights under Islam, involvement of women in income generating activities, strategies and mechanisms for increasing participation of women in development, participation of women through local government institutions.