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Working for a Just World

Name of Organisation: Bonded Labor Liberation Front Pakistan (BLLF)
Address of organization (physical and postal)
Registered office:                1- Dyal Singh Mansion first floor The Mall Lahore.
Postal address:                      Freedom Campus 4-A Lawrence Road Lahore
                                                          Telephone: +92-42-36361944_  Mobile : +92-3004990095
                                                           E-mail: _fatimabllf@yahoo.com
Contact person:                       Syeda Ghulam Fatima, General Secretary
Project Information
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Title of the Project:                Rakhwalay (Anti Slavery activists)
Location of project:                Kasur District  of Punjab Pakistan.
Project start date :                  March 2010 to February 2013
OVERALL OBJECTIVE:
To contribute to the eradication of bonded labour in district Kasur by increasing the capacities of labourers to demand their rights and entitlements.
Specific objectives of the project:
  1. To ensure that workers are able to demand their rights with a common voice.
  2. To assist labourers in attaining their entitlements (social security cards, minimum wages, CNICs).
Target group of the project (rural/urban, age, gender, ethnicity, etc.):The target group of the project is 12500 brick kiln labourers including 23 % children less than 14 years, 52 % women at 50 brick kiln in rural areas of District Kasur. Majority of the beneficiaries 63% are Christians and other minorities.  The minorities and women are poorer among poor and are being ill treated and facing hardship.
Number of direct beneficiaries of the project:  The number of the direct beneficiaries, bonded labourers in district Kasur are about 2500 kiln workers.
Project Funding: The project will be implemented in three phases comprising on three years. Therefore, proposed funding is break up into three years as under:

Year

Total Cost PKR

Requested Trocaire PKR                             Euro

Contributions by Partner                       PKR                                      Euro   

2010-2011

3,269,000

2,560,000 20,813 865,000 7032.5203
2011-2012

3,624,800

2,899,840

23,576

724,960

5,894

2012-2013

4,056,000 3,244,800

26,380

811,200

6,595

Total

10949800 8704640 70769 2401160

19521.

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