Solidarity Building towards Sustainable Rural Development
Rural Education and Economic Development Society (REED Society) is a non-profitable, non-government and humanitarian organization, registered under the Registration Act of 1860 with the government of Pakistan. REED Society is working for the integral development of the rural marginalized communities without any discrimination of race, creed, and religion in district Rahim Yar Khan since 2002 and become registered in May 2004.
The success of this project is the result of a genuine support and cooperation of different stakeholders at various levels. Since the introduction of the project in March, 2013 REED-PK has received assistance and advice from various people/ organizations. REED-PK would like to express their sincere appreciations to WWF-RYK in general for their technical and financial support throughout the project lifetime.
The achievements of the Second year 2013 are extraordinary and can be assessed by the fact that over the time, REED-Pk under the guidelines of WWF-Pak-RYK office and his past experiences has implemented successful techniques of Better Management Practices for improved farming practices, improved agricultural extension techniques, Decent Work criteria of Better Cotton Initiative under its cotton work through participatory approaches.
The governance structure of REED-Pk is very strong. It consists of 6 members.
The meeting of the governing body occurred quarterly, in emergency they can meet any time.
Mostly decisions take place with the collaboration/understanding of management.
Executive Director presents quarterly financial and narrative activity report in each quarterly meeting.
The recommendations given by the governing body implemented which is evaluated on the next quarterly meeting strictly.
Governing body monitor all the implemented projects.
Executive Director inform the governing body about all the implemented and under implementation projects, and where they have applied.
Governing body review all the project quarterly or six-monthly reports before submitted to the partners.
Male and female farmers
Religious leaders of the religious minorities
Active member & District Focal Organization for Pakistan CSOs Coalition for Health and Immunization (PCCHI)
Active member & District Focal Organization for National Humanitarian Network (NHN) in addition member of Provisional Executive Council-NHN
Member of Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Network
Active member of SPNF and focal organization for Rahim Yar Khan Tehsil
Active member of CRS Gender Network
Active member of Eco-Ethics International Union Germany
Co-Chair for Protection Working Group for Distt. RYK
Co-Chair for WASH Working Group for Distt. RYK
Leading Organization for RYK Peace Network-CSC-Rawalpindi
Peace and Collaborative Network-International
Rahim Yar Khan