Meeting with Religious Minorities
PEAD Foundation has initiated an advocacy campaign to assist the ongoing education sector reform process of the provincial government of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa .The organization is holding consultative meetings, dialogues, seminars and forums with all relevant stake holders in the process including government officials, academicians, text book writers, minorities and civil society members etc. to get their inputs, suggestions and feedback on the issue..
The organization recently organized a round table with various religious leaders and representatives of minorities of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. C. The event was held at a local hotel in Peshawar on June 15th, 2012 All the participants shared their concerns & suggestions and stressed that policy makers, curriculum boards/committees should include minority representatives for their inputs and perspectives on curriculum reforms.. They also shared that KP has no curriculum on ‘Ethics” & currently curriculum of Sindh is being taught in schools in KP. They shared that too is not a comprehensive one and therefore there is a need to work on Ethics curriculum.