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Rural Development Foundation of Pakistan (RDF)

Rural Development Foundation of Pakistan (RDF), a non-political, non-profit making and non-governmental organization (NGO) recognized at the national as well as international level, was founded in June 1978. Their aims are: to facilitate and assist the village community to organize Village Development Committees (VDCs) to undertake surveys, to identify problems, formulate small projects and implement the development programmes/projects, to train the VDCs to improve their management capacity and expertise in formulation of small projects, to carry out research on various aspects of rural development, to foster and develop contacts with rural development organizations both in Pakistan and abroad to share knowledge and experience, acting as a think-tank to organize seminars, workshops, forums to discuss and document the deliberations on different rural development issues and to publish and disseminate information to member NGOs/CBOs (National Network).
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Contact Person

Irshad Ullah-Khan, Chairman


31-Mauve Area, G - 9 /1, RDF Chowk, P.O.Box 1170 Islamabad, Pakistan




+92-51-2251492, 2260373

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UNCCD Accredited CSO


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