News and Updates

"Dream Foundation Trust President, Humaira Bachal is recognised by Madonna at Twickenham Stadium in London. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is by her side".
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Aljazeera English broadcast on Girls Day, 10 November when Gordon Brown visited Islamabad to recognise Malala.

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Humaira Bachal, President DREAM Foundation Trust takes us through Moach Goth, Karachi through a typical day of her life.  View the Urdu documentary produced by SOC Films (Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy). Click here to view

"RAID" - A DAWN News video broadcast on 21st April 2013


Click here "RAID" - A DAWN News video broadcast on 21st April 2013.

Participated at AidEx 2012 in Brussels
October 24 - 25, 2012.
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Our Chairman, Haamid Jaffer 

attended the Aspen Institute 

event for Heartfile - 11 June 2012.

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London and showcase bichhauna

16 April 2012.

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Development Cooperation (SUPPORT)


“Development is about transforming the lives of people, not just transforming economies.”  - Joseph E. StiglitzMaking Globalization Work



    Murshid Hospital and Health Care Centre (MHHCC)
        A 100-bed general hospital in suburban Karachi has spawned and sustained the foregoing initiatives. It offers all primary and secondary healthcare services to the underpriveledged communities around it.
        Further it is one of the anchors of Janum Network, a collective of organizations and professionals dedicated to improve health of mothers and newborn. Training of skilled birth attendants in emergency obstetric and newborn care and traditional birth attendants to safe and hygenic deliveries are the main activities.

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    The Kidney Centre Postgraduate Training Institute
        A specialist facility for the management of all renal ailments. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan has accredited the postgraduate training in nephrology and urology of residents.

    Heartfile Health Financing
        Catastrophic healthcare needs of indigent populations are met on a need basis in a most transparent manner.



Education, Training and Literacy 

The Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture

         An institution committed to educating its students with the ability to analyse and critique experience, and to nurture their creative abilities so they become active, outstanding members of society, both personally and professionally.                                                          

Murshid Hospital and Health Care Centre (MHHCC)

        A Nursing Council certification of registered nurses and midwives is helping fill a vacuum and bringing these professions the respect and dignity they deserve.

The Hunar Foundation
        Vocational training – all trades that are desperately in short supply – plumbing, electrical, mechanical, computer skills – certified by the City & Guilds, UK.

The Citizens Foundation
        A national literacy programme with over 800 school units imparting primary and secondary formal schooling to the communities of urban slums and rural areas.