About

Established in 2012

CEO: Mr. Ayub Achakzai

Head office at Quetta

Quetta,

Societies Registration Act 1860

Introduction

Development Resource Solutions is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to advance knowledge, skills and competence for pro-poor development. DRS’ is registered with Government of Balochistan under ‘Societies Registration Act 1860’.

DRS’ creates research based evidence for critical policy options and displays practical delivery models in the areas of Basic education, Youth empowerment and Good governance. Policy research, political advocacy, public awareness and capacity building are integral parts of DRS’ strategic approach. Our policies and procedures are guided by organizational values of `Innovation, Impact and Integrity’.

Vision

An enlightened, tolerant and progressive society.

Mission

To advance knowledge, skills and competence for pro-poor development.

Objective

We strive to accomplish our mission through intervening in the following areas;

  1. Basic Education:
  • Protecting children`s right to basic education without any discrimination
  • Improving learning outcomes through cognitive development in basic education
  • Promoting management effectiveness of basic education through decentralization   
  1. Youth Empowerment:
  • Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) 
  • Life Skills Based Education (LSBE)
  • Social inclusion and re-integration of marginalized youth
  • Youth leadership, entrepreneurship and active citizenship skills
  1. Good Governance:   
  • Transparency in public institutions through promotion of `Right to Information`  
  • Social accountability  
  • Civic participation in decision making process