Over 12.5 million children in Pakistan are involved in child labour, often in brutal conditions. Denying children's fundamental right to be educated between the ages of 5 to 16, exposes them to health hazards, hampers their development and puts them at risk to other forms of violence.*
Shahid Afridi Foundation School, Malikpur Campus
We have opened our first school in Malikpur, a village in Gujrat District, in the Punjab province of Pakistan. The school provides cost-free education to more than 250 students.
Farabi Government School, Basketball Court & Scholarship Awards
Shahid Afridi Foundation donated a basketball court to Farabi Government School, as well as providing scholarships to 12 deserving students.
University of Karachi, Educational Building Revamp
In an effort to provide a better physical learning environment, Shahid Afridi Foundation fully renovated the Department of Mass Communication Building at the University of Karachi.
Essential Education Supplies Program
Education is the long-term solution for transforming the future of disadvantaged children and youth. Meeting students' basic school supply needs such as notebooks, pencils, bags and laptops, not only keeps them engaged, but also initiates aspirations towards learning for a better future.