“National community Development Course 2016”
Caritas Pakistan initiated One Month NCDC 2016 ” National Community Development Course 2016″ in National Secretariat Lahore. This course has been designed for professionals, Students and Practitioners to be in partnership for community development initiatives at grassroots level for the empowerment of neglected and under privileged communities in Pakistan. Fr. Joseph Shahzad, Diocesan Executive Secretary led ( Main Celebrant) the Holy Mass along with Fr. Qaiser Feroz. Fr. Joseph Shahzad emphasized the need of community development Course in Pakistan during his homily. NCDC 2016 was officially inaugurated by Mr. Amjad Gulzar Gulzar Executive Director, Caritas Pakistan joined by Fr. Joseph Shahzad, Diocesan Executive Secretary Caritas Lahore, Mr. Mansha Noor, Diocesan Executive Caritas Karachi, Fr. Qaiser Feroz, Director WAVES Studios and Mr. Estephen David, Training Coordinator. Mr. Amjad Gulzar Executive director warmly welcomed all the participants as being the pioneers of the course.
Course duration is one month “June 20-July 20, 2016”. Course Modules are;
- Social Mobilization and Development.
- Leadership and Conflict Management.
- Project Designing, Management and Report Writing.
- Community Based Disaster Management and Climate Change.
- Learning Through Community Model Project Exposure Visits.
- Community Based Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning.