Who We Are?

SEARCH [Society for Environmental Actions, Reconstruction and Humanitarian Response] is environmental NGO working in Pakistan for food security, agrarian reforms, sustainable agriculture, participatory governance and rural development.SEARCH was established in 2011 in Pakistan and got it registered as an NGO (under the Societies Act XXI of 1860) with the Registration No: 6481 on 20th February, 2012.

SEARCH’s work is based on the values of Rural Reconstruction motivation and obligation towards the development of the individual as a whole. In this regard it employs and promotes ‘demand-led’ or self-help strategies towards rural community development and rural poverty reduction.

News & Updates

Workshop on Knowledge Sharing: Land Rights and Agrarian Reform in Asia/Pakistan

The aforementioned event was arrange on 30th June, 2012 by “Society for Environmental Actions, Reconstruction & Humanitarian Response” [SEARCH] in collaboration with Strengthening Participatory Organization (SPO-Hyderabad) and with the support of Joke Waller Hunters Initiative under Both Ends (A Dutch NGO) based at Netherlands.

Case study sharing: Climate change and Women

The aforementioned event was arrange on 6th November, 2012 by Shirkat Gah, women’s resource centre Karachi at Nawabshah in collaboration with Society for Environmental Actions, Reconstruction & Humanitarian Response [SEARCH] and Aurat Development Organization Benazirabad.

Stakeholder’s workshop on “Gender and social Vulnerability to Climate Change”

SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] and SPDC [Social Policy Development Centre] jointly organized stakeholders workshop on “Gender and social Vulnerability to Climate Change” at Hotel Benazir Inn, district Dadu on 22nd January 2013.

Training of Women Active Citizen Group members

SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] arranged two days training of Women Active Citizen Group members on 15-16 March, 2013 at SEARCH Office, Dadu with the support of facilitated Sindh Agriculture, Forestry Workers Coordinating Organization (SAFWCO).

Consultative meeting on Current Environmental Issues of Sindh:

SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] organized consultative meeting on Environmental Issues of Sindh at Indus Hotel, Hyderabad on 19th November, 2013.

World Soil Day 2013

SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] observed World Soil Day on 5th December, 2013 at SEARC office, Hyderabad; in collaboration with Global soil Partnership.

Consultation for Radio Campaign on Women Right to Land SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] arranged Consultative meeting for Radio Campaign on Women Right to Land at SEARCH Office, Hyderabad on 13th December, 2013.

Live Radio Dialogue on Women Right to Land SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] arranged Live Radio Dialogue on “Women Right to Land” on 17th December, 2013. The dialogue was live broadcast at 15:00-16:00 pm from Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation, Hyderabad FM-93 at 6 Stations of Sindh including Hyderabad, Karachi, Larkana, Bhit Shah, Mithi, Khaipur. Mr. Jaffar Memon (Senour journalist and Editor of Daily Sindh Newspaper) performed responsibility of comparing / facilitator. Mr. Punhal Sario (Peasants Leader) and Advocate D.M Lohana (Former Principal of Sindh Law College) were the panelists. During Live Radio Dialogue Mr. Tanveer Arif (Chief Executive Officer, SCOPE), Ms. Shahina Ramzan (Bhandar Hari Sangat) and Ms. Uroosa (Regional Programme Officer, Action Aid, Pakistan) joined us through telephonic link and shared their point of view about Women right to Land! Media Workshop: Women Right to Land SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] organized Media Workshop for Journalist/ Opinion Makers on Women Right to Land at Indus Hotel Hyderabad on 28th December, 2013 with the support of Action Aid International, Pakistan.

Peace Rally 2014 SEARCH Pakistan [Society for Environmental Actions, Re-construction and Humanitarian response] and other civil society organizations of Hyderabad arranged Peace Rally on 1st January 2014 at 12:00 (noon) from Old camps to Hyderabad Press Club!

International Women Day 2014 HYDERABAD: Society for Environmental Actions, Re-Construction and Humanitarian response (SEARCH) Pakistan and other civil society organizations took out a rally in Hyderabad Press Club (HPC) to mark the International Women Day. The rally comprising members of civil society organization, including women and children, marched from old camp to HPC and passed through various roads. The demonstrators, carrying placards and banners , chanted slogans against injustice with women and demanded provision of all due rights to them in every sector of life. Speaking on the occasion, SEARCH Executive Director Waheed Jamali said that Sindh is one of unfortunate parts of the world, where not a single right of basic life has yet been provided to the women. Many women and girls are still deprived of education due to feudal minds and bad-thoughts.

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