According to statistics, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused school closures that affected 90% of the student population worldwide. The pandemic, which started in late February 2020, exacerbated the educational crisis in Pakistan. As a result, education has undergone a profound shift. E-learning has become increasingly popular, where students are taught Continue Reading

Living up to its commitment to making education more accessible through technology, Telenor Pakistan has completed the first phase of its flagship sustainability partnership with Orenda’s Taleemabad. Telenor Pakistan and Orenda entered a partnership last year to bring education to millions of out-of-school children in Pakistan by 2023. As part Continue Reading

CaterpillHERs, a Pakistan-based company that helps women launch and scale their businesses and careers, has partnered with Upwork, the world’s work marketplace, to provide women in the CaterpillHERs cohort access to coaching on Upwork Academy, an interactive learning hub that provides career tips, upskilling opportunities, and other educational resources. As Continue Reading

Wateen Telecom Limited, the leading ICT company in Pakistan, and Beaconhouse, the country’s largest network of private educational institutions, have partnered to provide managed internet services over SD-WAN across the school network. The partnership agreement was signed by Kasim Kasuri, CEO, Beaconhouse, and Adil Rashid, CEO, Wateen Telecom. Senior officials Continue Reading

Knowledge Platform, a leading ed-tech organization in Pakistan, has launched Pakistan’s first educational device in collaboration with GSMA and CreditPer, a leading digital lending platform that provides easy access to digital credit to under-served and un-served market segments. Launching such a device and facilitating access to it on easy installments Continue Reading