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NCRD hosts World NGO Day Celebration in Collaboration with The NGO World
NCRD hosted World NGO Day in collaboration with The NGO World on February 27, 2020.

Postponement of Trainings at AHKNCRD
Reference official notification No. 1(20)-HC(G)2020 dated March 14, 2020, issued by the Office of the District Magistrate, Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT), Islamabad, all educational institutions in ICT are to remain closed for three (03) weeks until April, 05, 2020, on account of the prevalent threat of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak in the country.

Radio Pakistan Interviews Director General, NCRD
On January 29, 2020, Radio Pakistan interviewed Mr. Israr Mohammad Khan, Director General NCRD & Regional Representative of AARDO for South & Central Asia. DG NCRD discussed in detail the role of NCRD as apex capacity building institution of Pakistan for rural development and poverty alleviation

NCRD Organizes Three Days’ Training Programme in Collaboration with NRSP and PARC at NCRD from July 2-4, 2019
National Rural Support Programme (NRSP) conducted a three days’ customized training programme on ‘Climate Smart Agriculture’ in collaboration with NCRD and Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), at NCRD from July 02-04, 2019

Delegation of officers of Local Governance School, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa visit NCRD
Mr. Israr Mohammad Khan, Director General, NCRD received the delegation of officers from Local Government School (LGS), Local Government Elections & Rural Development Department, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Peshawar at AHKNCRD on 11th April, 2019.

AHKNCRD-AARDO Collaborative One Day National Policy Seminar on Food Security:Future Challenges
AHKNCRD organised AHKNCRD-AARDO's One Day National Policy Seminar on Food Security:Future Challenges at AHKNCRD on 21st March, 2019

Mr. Ali Amin Khan Gandapur, Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs & Gilgit Baltistan Visits NCRD
Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs & Gilgit Baltistan, Mr. Ali Amin Khan Gandapur graced NCRD by his presence on 11th January, 2019.