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.
SRSO Gender and Development Sector celebrated "International Women's Day" at Naushehroferoz on 18 March 2015 with an aim to highlight the role of women in society and expressed solidarity with rural women. Tree Plantation Campaign 2015
The community that plants together, grows together!
Sindh Rural Support Organization (SRSO) with support of Forest Department (Government of Sindh) initiated the campaign of tree plantation at village Muhammad Ibrahim Soomro union council Rustam of taulka Lakhi Ghulam Shah District Shikarpur on March 11, 2015.Local support organizations (LSOs) Sindh Sujagh, Sindh Surhan and Awaz of UC Sehwani, Rustam and Mughrani in coordination with Natural Resource Management(NRM) SRSO planted 5800 plants of Conocarpus and Eucalyptus at different locations of UCs helped by Village Organizations.
SRSO planted 35000 plants with the help of Older people in Jacobabad & 8000 plants in Shikarpur also beside this plantation . A three-day free eye camp was organised in Rural Health Center Sultan Kot, in Shikarpur district, by Sindh Rural Support Organisation in collaboration with Help Age International and Prevention & Controls of Blindness Programme from 6 to 8 March 2015. 600 patients of Older People Associations (OPAs) were registered.
400 patients was diagnosed, treated and provided with medication and spectacles .220 patients were also operated upon free of cost by qualified eye surgeon. Sindh Rural Support Organization (SRSO) organized cheque distribution ceremony of Prime Minister Interest Free Loan Scheme for poorest of poor (an initiative of Government of Pakistan) , with the technical assistance of Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) on February 18, 2015 at Village Seeri union council Rustam taulka Lakhi district Shikarpur. The event was organized with support of LSO Sindh Sujagh. Ex-Defense Minister of Pakistan and MNA Mr. Ghoux Bux Khan Mahar distributed cheques of amount 658,000 Rs. among 58 beneficiaries from 04 village organizations (VO) of UC Rustam.
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.
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