Blogs by Goodwill Movement

All posts by GHULAM Muhammad BAIG.

What are the different types of Disabilities?  Where does this fit in with the GB context?

What are the different types of Disabilities?  Where does this fit in with the GB context?

GB GWM does not see a disability being a barrier preventing an individual from functioning within society; instead, different individuals have different skills.  If you take the example of medicine, many doctors have sub-specialties, for…
Economic Development cannot come without Persons With Disablities being employed.

Economic Development cannot come without Persons With Disablities being employed.

The economic issue has always existed in Pakistan, one way or the other. This is because an economy runs on a Workforce. However, being one of the youngest populations, the government has missed a trick…
Flood Update: Gilgit Baltistan Goodwill Movement. Press Release

Flood Update: Gilgit Baltistan Goodwill Movement. Press Release

Sunday the 28th August. Gilgit: Cabinet of GB GWM has expressed concerns about the flood situation in Gilgit Baltistan. According to media outlets, 14 people have died due to floods and rains, while three were…
Climate Change and Persons With Disablities.

Climate Change and Persons With Disablities.

Journalist Shabbir Mir’s Report on Flooding in Gilgit Baltistan and particularly Gilgit city is a matter of concern. Gilgit Baltistan, home to more than 20 peaks of over 6,100 meters (20,000 ft), including K-2, the…
Transport is a challenge for the Goodwill Centre.

Transport is a challenge for the Goodwill Centre.

To define the challenges of any organization, one’s board of directors or trustees has to define the crux of the problem.  To determine the challenges of the Goodwill Movement, one must examine the ground realities…
14th August Message. Jashan E Azadi.  Our Nation, Our Mission for Persons With Disablities.

14th August Message. Jashan E Azadi. Our Nation, Our Mission for Persons With Disablities.

On 14th August 1947, Pakistan became a new nation. Its founding Father, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, set out clear principles for Pakistan. Though some other quotes of his are widely remembered, Jinnah, in the constitution, set…
Gilgit Baltistan Rural Support Programme and The Mehnaz Fatima Organisation Empowering a Local Disabled Organisation.

Gilgit Baltistan Rural Support Programme and The Mehnaz Fatima Organisation Empowering a Local Disabled Organisation.

This article discusses how nongovernmental organizations have contributed to the Goodwill Skills Development Centre. As previously mentioned in numerous articles/publications, GB GWM is being supported by individuals and nongovernmental organizations in GB. Non Governmental organizations…
Reflection of Visit of Social Welfare Secretary, Gilgit Baltistan

Reflection of Visit of Social Welfare Secretary, Gilgit Baltistan

3rd August 2022 : The Right Honourable Social Welfare Secretary, Mr. Najeeb Alam, visited Gilgit Baltistan’s Goodwill Movement Skills Development Centre. President Farhan briefed Secretary Alam on the challenges of the Centre, which were discussed…
Our Vision for Society is based on our experiences.

Our Vision for Society is based on our experiences.

Personal tragedies are often depicted in the dark. Individual achievements are often boasted about. To understand’s one own problem, one has to experience it. Sometimes in life, personal tragedies become one’s opportunities. If one were…
Blind Persons Protest on 26th July 2022

Blind Persons Protest on 26th July 2022

We fully support the rights of blind persons to protest against the GB Government on 26th July. About the protest The Gilgit Baltistan’s Government passed an act, Persons with Disablities, 2019, which states ‘ The…