|CDC OF THE MONTH
Meet with Nahr e Shahi Community Development Council
The Nahr e Shahi community development council is functioning under the umbrella of 2nd Gozar, located in 9th Nahia (urban district) of Jalalabad city.
This community development council is comprised of 233 households. Based on a survey, 105 households are from the Internal Displaced People (IDPs) who have come from different districts of Nanagarhar province to the Jalalabad city due to deteriorated security situations and conflicts. The residents of the Nahre Shahi Development Council have embraces them. Both the IDPs and host community have been working together of their area.
Given the fact that IDPs families were new to the area and they were facing with numerous problems to enroll their kids in the school, the Education Sub-Committee functioning for advancement of education under the umbrella of this community development council not only supported IDP families to enroll their kids in the school, but also encourage the families to give attention to their kids and help them in their homework. The sub-committee also provided stationary to the enrolled children through their own sources of funding.