Netherlands envoy appreciates PBM's initiatives

ISLAMABAD, Jul 18 (APP): Ambassador of Netherlands Jeannette Seppen has appreciated pro-poor initiatives of Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (PBM) during her meeting with Managing Director of PBM Barrister Abid Waheed Sheikh at PBM Head Office on Monday.

The Ambassador was greatly impressed by the value efforts for accommodating the deprived persons in the field of healthcare, education, self-reliance and rehabilitation.

Barrister Abid Waheed, on this occasion highlighted various
steps taken for ensuring socio-economic rights to the most
vulnerable groups, said a press release.

He reaffirmed the government’s commitment to take practical measures in social protection. Barrister Abid Waheed said that Pakistan and Netherlands relations are well-regarded.

While appreciating Managing Director PBM, Jeannette Seppen
pledged to facilitate cooperation with PBM in poverty reduction and social development.