35 relations: Agha Hasan Abedi, Akhtar, Ashab Uddin Ahmad, Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development, Comilla District, Comilla Model, Comilla Victoria Government College, East Pakistan, Index of Pakistan-related articles, July 15, July 1914, List of Muhajir people, List of Muslim scientists, List of Pakistanis, List of people from Karachi, List of Ramon Magsaysay Award winners, List of social entrepreneurs, Magdalene College, Cambridge, Meerut College, Microcredit, Nishan-e-Imtiaz, Nishan-e-Pakistan, October 9, Orangi Pilot Project, Orangi Town, Panta bhat, Perween Rahman, Shanty town, Shoaib Sultan Khan, Social entrepreneurship, Social innovation, Solidarity lending, Water supply and sanitation in Pakistan, 1914, 1999.
Agha Hasan Abedi (آغا حسَن عابِدی), (14 May 1922 – 5 August 1995) was a Pakistani banker and philanthropist who founded the Bank of Credit and Commerce International (BCCI) in 1972.
Akhtar (اختر) means "star" in Persian.
Ashab Uddin Ahmad (also known as Ashabuddin Ahmad, Ashab Uddin Ahmed or Mohammed Ashabuddin Ahmad; আসহাব উদ্দীন আহমদ; April 1914-28 May 1994) was a Bangladeshi writer, educator and politician.
Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD) (বাংলাদেশ পল্লী উন্নয়ন একাডেমী (বার্ড)) is an autonomous institution that strives for research and training of local people as well as practitioners on rural development.
Comilla District, officially known as Cumilla District, is a district of Bangladesh located about 100 kilometres south east of Dhaka.
The Comilla Model was a rural development programme launched in 1959 by the Pakistan Academy for Rural Development (renamed in 1971 the Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development).
Comilla Victoria Government College is a college in Comilla, Bangladesh.
East Pakistan was the eastern provincial wing of Pakistan between 1955 and 1971, covering the territory of the modern country Bangladesh.
This is a list of topics related to Pakistan.
The following events occurred in July 1914.
This is a list of Muhajir people, also known as Urdu-speaking people in Pakistan.
This is a list of scientists who have contributed significantly to science and civilization..
Pakistan is the sixth most populous nation in the world.
This is a list of notable people from the city of Karachi in Pakistan, also known as Karachiites.
The following is a partial list of the awardees of the Ramon Magsaysay Award.
A social entrepreneur is an entrepreneur who works to increase social capital by founding social ventures, including charities, for-profit businesses with social causes, and other non-government organizations.
Magdalene College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.
Meerut College is a state-funded college in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Microcredit is the extension of very small loans (microloans) to impoverished borrowers who typically lack collateral, steady employment, or a verifiable credit history.
The Nishan-i-Imtiaz (نشان امتیاز, English: Order of Excellence) is one of the state organized civil decorations of State of Pakistan.
The Nishan-e-Pakistan (نشان پاکستان, English: Order of Pakistan) is the highest of civil awards and decorations given by the Government of Pakistan for the highest degree of service to the country and nation of Pakistan.
The Orangi Pilot Project (اورنگی پائلٹ پراجیکٹ; abbreviated OPP) collectively designates three Pakistani Non-governmental organisations working together, having emerged from a socially innovative project carried out in 1980s in the squatter areas of Orangi Town, Karachi, Pakistan.
Orangi Town (اُورنگي ٽاؤن, اُورنگی ٹاؤن) is a town in the northwestern part of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Poitabhat or panta bhat (পঁইতা ভাত; পান্তা ভাত; Pàntà bhàt) is rice-based dish prepared by soaking rice, generally leftover, in water overnight.
Perween Rahman (22 January 1957, Dhaka – 13 March 2013, Karachi) was a Pakistani social activist, director of the Orangi Pilot Project Research and Training Institute.
A shanty town or squatter area is a settlement of improvised housing which is known as shanties or shacks, made of plywood, corrugated metal, sheets of plastic, and cardboard boxes.
Shoaib Sultan Khan (born 11 July 1933) is one of the pioneers of rural development programmes in Pakistan.
Social entrepreneurship is the use of start-up companies and other entrepreneurs to develop, fund and implement solutions to social, cultural, or environmental issues.
Social innovations are new strategies, concepts, ideas and organizations that aim to meet social needs resulting from working conditions, education, community development, and health.
Solidarity lending is a lending practice where small groups borrow collectively and group members encourage one another to repay.
This page has last been substantially updated in November 2012. Drinking water supply and sanitation in Pakistan is characterized by some achievements and many challenges.
This year saw the beginning of what became known as World War I, after an heir to the Austrian throne was assassinated by a Serbian nationalist.
1999 was designated as the International Year of Older Persons.