May 11 (APP) – The Bill Gates Foundation pledged
US$ 6.5 million to Pakistan Human Development Fund (PHDF)
for supporting its health care and school education programmes
in neglected districts of the country.
Minister and Chairman for National Commission for Human
Development, Dr.Nasim Ashraf, announced the contribution
while speaking at a dinner hosted by the patrons and trustees
of the Pakistan Human Development Fund UK Chapter on Tuesday.