In a momentous occasion, Dr. Tahir Rasheed, Chief Executive Officer Balochistan Rural Support Program (BRSP), has been honored with the prestigious Aziz-UI Haq Rural Development Medal-2023. The award ceremony took place during a special event at the Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific (CIRDAP) meeting in Laos, a country in Southeast Asia.
The Aziz-UI Haq Rural Development Medal-2023 recognizes outstanding contributions of organization or individuals in rural development in the Asia-Pacific region. Dr. Tahir Rasheed’s leadership and BRSP’s tireless efforts in fostering sustainable rural development in Balochistan earned him this distinguished accolade.
During his acceptance speech, Dr. Rasheed expressed his gratitude for the honor, emphasizing the importance of collaborative efforts in creating positive change. He stated, “This recognition is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire BRSP team, as well as our valuable partners and supporters. Together, we have made a significant impact on rural development in Balochistan.”
Balochistan Rural Support Program (BRSP) is a leading non-governmental organization in Balochistan committed to improving the lives of rural communities through sustainable development initiatives. With a focus on poverty alleviation, capacity building, and empowerment, BRSP strives to create positive and lasting change in the region. The Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific (CIRDAP) is an intergovernmental organization that works to improve the quality of life of rural people in Asia and the Pacific through sustainable development strategies. CIRDAP fosters cooperation and knowledge exchange among member countries to address rural development challenges.