Established in 2003, the Sindh Rural Support Organization (SRSO) is the major Rural Support Programme in
It is a not-for-profit organization registered under Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance 1984. SRSO is present in 10 districts, namely Sukkur, Khairpur, Ghotki, Naushero Feroz, Sh.Banazirabad, Shikarpur, Jacobabad, Larkana, Kashmore-Kandhkot, and Qambar-Shadadkot .
The mandate of SRSO is to alleviate poverty by harnessing the people’s potential and to undertake development activities in Sindh.
Sartyoon Sang SRSO's social enterprise organized "Sartyoon Sang Crafts Exhibition 2015" at "The Ocean Mall Clifton Karachi " from 30 January to 01 February 2015. The Festival showcased wide mixture of exquisite handicrafts made by women of rural Sindh including home textiles, basketry, jewellery, dresses, dupattas and shawls
embellished with traditional embroidery and cutwork.The festival aims to popularise their work and provide a steady source of income to the artisans.
The team of SRSO - Brook Project conducted series of awareness sessions in schools to create awareness among equine owners children and others regarding equine welfare
and to acknowledge and sensitize children about the importance of animal. Children were introduced with five freedoms and eight basics management practices that can be
easily managed in eradication of animals wound and death. On 24 November 2014
World Bank’s team comprising Mr. Imtiaz Alvi (Senior Rural Development Specialist) and Ms. Saleha Waqar, from World Bank - Food and Agriculture Group, visited Sukkur
and met with SRSO management and also interacted with Community Resource Persons of 50 union councils. At SRSO end, the main purpose of said visit is to mobilize t
he World Bank for potential investment and in extending a partnership.The World Bank Team was taken to Village Mad Khoso (Taluka Lakhi, District Shikarpur) for a field visit where they met with Local Support Organizations (LSOs) Members.
SRSO's Social Sector Services established an Adult Literacy Center on July 04, 2014 at village Ghazi Khan Chandio, Union Council Rahuti, district Qambar- Shahdadkot, with focus on increasing literacy rate, especially of women folk and in rural areas of the Sindh.
Deputy Commissioner Qambar- Shahdadkot Asadullah Abro,inaugurated the Literacy Center and distributed a set of books among all female students.
Chairman SRSO Mr. Shoaib Sultan Khan
and Mr. Fazalullah Qureshi (member BoD) honoured the occasion of LSO Conference on Social Mobilization held at Head Office SRSO on 14th June 2014 . A total of 135 members participated from 89 different community institutions of Shikarpur, Kashmore- Kandhkot, Jacobabad, Sukkur, Khairpur and Ghotki.
District managment of SRSO, beneficiary Local Support Organizations(LSO) ,Village Organizations (VO) , and Community Organizations (CO) shared their experiences and achievements.
67 calves were distributed among poor women of LSO Wada Machion in a "
Calves Redistribution" Ceremony which was held on April 5, 2014 at UC Wada Machion , taluka and district Khairpur under the project of UCBPRP "Enterprise Development
through Livestock Farming" which was initiated two year ago on the basis of cooperative business model.
SRSO Crafts Enterprise Development Section Participated in 8th WAXNET 2014 "Women Enterpreneur Exhibition"
held on 21-23 March 2014 at Expo-Center Lahore organized by Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) and has won an award of "Best Organization Stall".
From March 18-20, 2014 European Union (EU) delegation consisted of Mr. Benoist Bazin,
Head of Section, Mr. Amaury Host, Mr. Arshad Rashid & Mr. Imran Ashraf, Development Advisors, visited SRSO. For the Identification of Success Program activities especially of UCBPRP project delegation visited Program area of Shikarpur and Jacobabad. On 2nd February 2014 CEO SRSO Ms. Naheed Shah distributed Gersy/fresien cross breed cows among the ultra poor families of UC Khan garh, Bhetoor and Lohi under the project "Livelihood Enhancement Project II"
funded by PPAF. These cross breed cows will produce more than 12 litre milk per day and this new trend of livestock farming will contribute in economic development of beneficiaries. Sartyoon Sang SRSO's social enterprise has organized "Sartyoon Sang Crafts Festival" at The Ocean Mall Karachi on 24-26 January 2014.Ms. Sharmila Farooqi, special assistant on culture to Sindh CM inaugurated the 3-day event. A wide mixture of Sindh's handicrafts made by rural women were exhibited, including home textiles, basketry, jewellery, dresses, dupattas and shawls, embellished with traditional embroidery and cutwork.
Shoaib Sultan Khan)
Mr. Fazalullah Qureshi
Dr. Shereen Narejo
Mr. Tasneem Ahmad Siddiqui
Mr. Muhammad Nazar Memon
Mr. Ghulam Sarwar Khero
Mr. Ghulam Mustafa Abro
Dr. Rashid Bajwa
Mr. Aazar Ayaz
Mr. Suleman G. Abro
Mr. Naseer Memon
Ms.Naheed Shah Durrani
Mr. Muhammad Dittal Kalhoro
(Chief Executive Officer)
General Body Members (Ex-Officio Members)
1: Secretary Finance Dept. (GoS)
2: Additional Chief Secretary (P&DD, GoS)
3: Secretary Local Government Dept. (GoS)
4: Commissioner Sukkur Division
5: Commissioner Larkana Division