Author Archive for John Perkins

Umeed Partnership Update : November 2012

Dear Friends, Malala Yousufzai shot for craving an education Recent news of the appalling shooting of Malala Yousufzai as punishment for her demand for education for girls in Pakistan has brought the situation of women in that country into sharp…

Yousuf Jalal Gill’s visit to North Wales

Yousuf Jalal Gill, the Umeed Partnership Project Co-ordinator, visited north Wales at the end of June/early July this year. The very full programme may be viewed below(…read more…) Yousuf met many current and prospective supporters. Tour by Yousuf Jalal Gill,…

Umeed Project Co-ordinator to visit Wales

Yousuf Jalal Gill has secured a UK-Entry visa and will be visiting Wales from 23 June – 5 July this year. He will raise the profile of the education and training programme for women and children in Pakistan and hopefully…

Umeed Update Newsletter – February 2012

Dear Friends, Some interesting developments and events in Pakistan, reported by Yousuf, the Project Co-ordinator:   Award of certificates: 300 Umeed members enjoyed a day at the Renewal Centre in Yohannabad at which 70 young women were presented with their…