Over one-third population of Pakistan surviving below the poverty line and they are unable to afford the basic needs for their survival including food. To eliminate poverty, it is necessary to create livelihood opportunities on sustainable basis for the people living below the poverty line as it will enable them to fulfill basic need of life i.e. food, health and shelter.
Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) believes in empowering marginalized communities through skill development to create livelihoods opportunities for the poors. During the last decades, the company has initiated various projects that enabled poor population to generate livelihood opportunities.
Some major projects to this end include Women Welfare Centre, Computer Training Centre and Technical Training Centre at Sui and Vocational Training Centres for men and women near Adhi Field are enabling male and females empowered.