3rd OEC Annual Meeting 2013 held in Islamabad

Group Photo of OEC Members and Goodwill Partners in Islamabad after Annual Meeting

Group Photo of OEC Members and Goodwill Partners in Islamabad after Annual Meeting

The 3rd Annual Meeting of Organization for Educational Change was held in Islamabad on Sunday 24th, 2013. The Annual Meeting is held each year in February. The event includes elections for new executive body, review its previous year’s achievements, project coordinators present previous working reports,  President presents annual report of his tenure and an open floor discussion where goodwill partners review OEC’s performance and give new ideas. The event also gives an opportunity to newly inducted members to introduce themselves and know the overall working of the organization. This ensures a smooth transition between old and new heads of projects and other members.

Objectives of the Meeting and gathering:

  • To share the Progress Report of OEC for year 2012/13.
  • Evaluation of OEC as NGO, as well impacts of the projects
  • Critique , recommendations , suggestions for newly elected Cabinet of OEC
  • Election of Chairman Monitory and Advisory Council for the year 2013/14
  • Election of President and Vice President of OEC for year 2013/14

The event started with recitation of a few verses from the Holy Quran. The timeline of the event is as under:oec-annual-meetng-201332 people participated in the Annual Meeting including the goodwill partners and newly inducted members. Talking to the participants, Mr. Jibran Ali Hayat, the out-going President presented an overview of the whole year. Under his leadership, OEC was registered with Government of Pakistan as an NGO. The participants appreciated Mr. Jibran Hayat’s and the executive committee’s dedicated voluntary services for OEC. Mr. Syed Naveed Shah was elected President while Mr. Imran Ahmed Hunzai was elected the Vice President of Organization for Educational Change for the year 2013-14. Prior to the elections, Mr. Ameen Naubahar Rafi was selected the Chairman of M&A Council. The oath taking ceremony was followed shortly after the new appointments.

The goodwill partners Mr. Noor Muhammad (Pamir Times), Mr. Raja Nazeem ul Amin (CEO Gold Roof Pvt. Ltd.) Mr. Sardar Karim (NRSP) and Mr. Raees Kamil Jan Baigal (Founder GBVB) expressed their views on various projects of OEC. After the meeting, lunch was served and recorded photo session.

Pictures from the event:

OEC representatives meet Minister for Education G-B

The representative team of Organization for Educational Change met Dr. Ali Madad Sher, the Minister for Education, Welfare and Women Development Gilgit-Baltistan. The team included President Mr. Jibran Hayat, Educure Editor in Chief Mr. Naubahar Rafi and the goodwill partner Mr. Rashid Ud Din.

The team presented 2nd Edition of Educure Magazine to Dr. Sher. The Minister appreciated the voluntary efforts of OEC.


OEC Team presenting Educure II

The 2nd Edition of Educure magazine has been distributed all over Gilgit-Baltistan in various organizations, schools, personalities related to education, government offices and NGOs. Copies of Educure have also been distributed to the subscribers in Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Abbottabad and other regions of the country. You can also read online version of Educure on official website.

People of Gilgit-Baltistan

Further reading: OEC gets registered with Government of Gilgit-Baltistan

OEC gets registered with Government of Gilgit-Baltistan

We are pleased to announce that Organization for Educational Change is now officially registered with Government of Gilgit-Baltistan under voluntary Social Welfare Agencies Ordinance 1961. OEC President Mr. Jibran Hayat, Educure Chief Editor Mr. Naubahar Rafi and OEC Goodwill Partner Mr. Rashid Ud Din received the certificate of registration in Gilgit.

Organization for Educational Change will now work as a Non Government Organization.

We appreciate the contribution of every single person and organization whose support till this point has been inspiring and useful for taking the next step. OEC, now being a legal entity, will work more efficiently on the initiatives and projects. We hope you will continue your support in the long journey. Thank you all!

OEC Registration Certificate Government of Gilgit Baltistan