RubiTron Labs (RTL) is an outcome-driven IoT Innovation, Research & Incubation Center designed to engage with latest IoT technologies and industrial IoT trends. Based on CSR, this initiative promotes use of technology and expedites IoT adoption in Pakistan. RTL delivers a robust platform for upcoming technology and business leaders to engage into research, development and application of futuristic IoT solutions in close coordination with leading manufacturers. RTL provides a research lab along with fundamental research tools with international affiliations to conduct research and contribute to real IoT projects and startups in Pakistan. This technological platform aims to provide students with adequate training, mentorship as well as an independent learning programme for them to instill their education in practical assignments and projects.
Eye on Ivy is immensely pleased to announce that we have signed an MoU with Microfinance Opportunities. Microfinance Opportunities is a global non-profit committed to understanding the economic realities of low-income and marginalized people. By describing and analyzing these realities MFO informs the policies and practices of government, the private sector, multilateral organizations, civil society, and low-income and marginalized people themselves. MFO does this through the collection, analysis, and visualization of data, and the dissemination of the results through interactive and engaging materials and education efforts.
Pakistan Professional Women Forum
Pakistan Professional Women Forum provides a platform that allows women from all over Pakistan to come forth and share their personal experiences and the challenges they face while achieving their desired goals. Through this forum, women from all sorts of professional backgrounds, be they teachers, development professionals, corporate employees, entrepreneurs or freelance workers, get to interact, share their stories and network with other women. This mode of communication plays a major role in educating, inspiring and empowering these women, so that they aware about the prevailing advancement of women, and how they are supported by their community, especially their fellow women professionals.
Door of Awareness
Door of Awareness is a non-profit, non-political organization, playing its role for a better Pakistan. Provision of education to the poor is one of the biggest hurdles that Pakistan faces. Door of Awareness aims to work consistently in order to make its contribution towards filling this gap that exists in our society through establishing schools and training centers in the city of Lahore. The organization provides free of cost education to the children living in slums/shanties of Lahore by working closely with the local residents as well as the parents of the children enrolled in order to make them aware of the importance of education. The Door of Awareness has a two-fold aim of imparting education and enhancing the employability of the poor in order to enable them to earn sustainable livelihood for themselves.
Allied Engineering Consultants
The company was founded in 1966. Years later, the firm has grown into a national operation serving the nation’s largest companies. Their designs and projects have been acknowledged nationwide. Their recruitment and professional development programs have earned them a reputation as a leadership factory for future engineering firms. The firm remains true to its initial mission: to help their clients make distinctive, lasting, and substantial improvements in their engineering projects and to build a great firm that is able to attract, develop, excite, and retain exceptional people. They also help a diverse group of government, institutions, and nonprofit organizations with their engineering challenges.
The Walled City of Lahore
The Walled City of Lahore Authority is a semi-government organization in Lahore, established and funded by the Government of Punjab for the conservation, planning and development, regulation, and management of the Walled City of Lahore. The organization works autonomously and was established in 2012 after Provincial Assembly of the Punjab amended the Walled City of Lahore Bill 2011 to create the authority. It looks after the heritage sites in the area and specifies penalties for damaging buildings or setting up encroachments as well runs the functions of the Old City of Lahore. The authority also helps promote cultural activities and tourism in Lahore.
Kaarvan Crafts Foundation
Kaarvan Crafts Foundation was established in 2004 as a Not-for-Profit company registered under Section 32 and licensed under Section 42 of Companies Ordinance, 1984 Pakistan. Since then, it has successfully carried out diverse projects in remote villages of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Kaarvan strives to create a world of cooperation and collaboration where men and women stand side by side as equal participants. Kaarvan oﬀers opportunities to develop life skills that range from technical skills, learning how to read and write as well as understanding basic ﬁnancial transactions.
Guzargah – Walled City Tours!
Guzargah is a sightseeing tour agency established in 2017 with the purpose to (re)discover Lahore. They specialize in curating experiences for foreigners and locals alike around the Walled City of Lahore and surrounding areas.
SKMCH’s mission is to act as a model institution to alleviate the suffering of patients with cancer through the application of modern methods of curative and palliative therapy irrespective of their ability to pay, the education of health care professionals and the public and perform research into the causes and treatment of cancer.
Sahara For Life Trust
SLT envisions to reach the unreached and serve the undeserved through projects in health, education and social sectors in remote areas of Pakistan along with attending to any national or international catastrophes like war, earthquake & flood worldwide.
Zindagi Trust is a non-profit organization that strives to improve the quality of education available to the average Pakistani. Their areas of work include reforming public schools, educating working children and lobbying the government to improve education policy.
Beti is a media and advocacy program that focuses on raising awareness, behavioural changes and aims to work towards the financial and social elevation and inclusion of women and girl child.
Bargad is a youth led and youth focused organization working for youth development in Pakistan. It has a long and unique standing among civil society organizations in Pakistan that has been working exclusively on youth development since 1997.
We are a people powered movement united to end hunger. Our Vision is to create a world where Hunger doesn’t stop anyone from reaching their true potential. We aim to alleviate hunger for 100 Million Pakistani’s by designing, deploying and enabling programs and interventions designed to combat food insecurity and food wastage, through a network of foodbanks and partner non Profits.
The Daily Times is an English-language Pakistani newspaper. Launched on April 9, 2002, Daily Times, is simultaneously published from Lahore, Islamabad and Karachi.
DonGamers is a mobile e-sports social gaming platform that envisions empowering and connecting gamers across the globe. With its global HQ in USA and regional offices in Canada & Pakistan, the organization is focused on revolutionizing the gaming industry for gamers and developers. From web designing, graphic designing, content writing and SMM, DonGamers offers a variety of internship opportunities to students
Young Shapers is a youth-led initiative with a motive to unravel the pertinent issues of the youth and a broader objective of reshaping the future of our communities. Till now they have completed 6 projects and impacted 600+ people directly.
Akhuwat – Parwaaz
For Akhuwat, the alleviation of poverty is a moral activity to be driven by compassion and guided by principles of justice. Parwaaz is a project of Akhuwat that aims to inspire, nurture and support changemakers. Since its inception in October 2018, Parwaaz has established itself as a holistic learning centre with co-working and residential spaces, as well as a hub for research and training programs. Through these core functions, Parwaaz provides a safe space for intellectual reflection and dialogue, for learning and un-learning and for working both independently and collectively to transform our worlds.
Chughtai Lab and Healthcare has been providing quality diagnostic services in Pakistan since 1983. Over the past 37 years, They have focused on the provision of innovative and high-quality pathology services, and have expanded into multiple related areas of healthcare. Since their inception, they have delivered healthcare services to our patients with timely results and accurate diagnosis. The lab operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year, ensuring our patients can avail our services at all times.
Eco Energy Global
Eco Energy Global, a tech company accelerating the adoption of solar in emerging markets, as part of the global transition to a clean energy economy. Among Eco Energy’s offerings are a digital platform enabling customers to configure, finance and install and solar system. Eco Energy is developing additional technologies that will enable capital efficient expansion into new markets through global licensees and local distributor partners. New technologies include a proprietary peer-to-peer energy sharing platform, solar electric vehicle charging, and bundled projects for Carbon Offsets Trading. In 2020 Eco Energy was awarded the Start-Up Energy Transition Award by the German Ministry of Energy for top 100 energy start-ups in the world.
GoFlour was founded earlier in 2019 by seasoned entrepreneur Asma Shah. It’s a social enterprise that trains local women from socially disadvantaged backgrounds, teaching them how to bake, microfinance, hone their social media skills and make them more business savvy. By giving trainees access to education and employability skills, GoFlour invests forward – empowering Pakistani women with financial and social autonomy.
Transparent Hands is the largest technology platform for crowdfunding in the healthcare sector of Pakistan. They offer a complete range of free healthcare services including medical and surgical treatments and arranging medical camps for the underprivileged community of Pakistan. Their goal is to reach millions of needy patients all over Pakistan who are suffering because of a lack of healthcare facilities. They continue to serve humanity at large by providing the best healthcare in Pakistan.
iCareManager started in 2011 with the idea to digitize assisted living facilities. They soon realized that their efforts could be converted to a full-blown product that others could use and benefit from. With some initial funding, they bootstrapped this product. iCareManager is an easy-to-use EHR software solution, created to empower providers of iDD, Assisted Living or Long-Term Care, and Case Management organizations.
Justice Project Society
Justice Project Society is a non-profit organization based in Lahore that represents the most vulnerable Pakistani prisoners facing the harshest punishments, at home and abroad. JPS investigates, advocates, educates, and litigates, building public and political support as well as legal precedents that will lead to systemic reform of the criminal justice system in Pakistan. The organization’s work combines strategic litigation, fierce domestic and international public and policy advocacy campaigns, and building the capacity of stakeholders who can improve the representation and treatment of individuals at risk of execution. In recognition of JPS work, JPS was awarded the first-ever 2016 Franco-German. Human Rights Prize, granted to only 16 human rights activists throughout the world. In December 2016, JPS was awarded the National Human Rights Award, presented by the President of Pakistan.
Lahore Autism Centre
Lahore Autism Centre is a specialist day program providing education for children and young people aged 4 to 12 with a diagnosis of Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome and additional complex communication, social and emotional needs. They are a non-profit charitable trust headed by their director, Maheen Gul Malik. They offer speech, art, music, occupational and sensory integration therapy. Exercise and yoga programs are also available to encourage physical activity. The Dost program at LAC and other community outreach projects ensure that an opportunity is given to every child on the autistic spectrum.
Newsweek is a premier news magazine and website that has been bringing high-quality journalism to readers around the globe for over 80 years. Newsweek provides the latest news, in-depth analysis and ideas about international issues, technology, business, culture and politics. In addition to its online and mobile presence, Newsweek publishes weekly English print editions in the United States, Europe/Middle East/Africa and Asia as well as editions in Japanese, Korean, Polish, Serbian and Spanish.
One Earth Toys
One Earth Toys offers a variety of handmade Waldorf toys and products that are child friendly and safe for the environment so that children can use them in a carefree way. Waldorf education emphasizes the role of imagination in learning and strives to integrate children’s intellectual, practical, and artistic development holistically. Waldorf toys are well-thought-out and properly designed beautiful toys that are made of durable eco-friendly materials that are safe for children, nourish their senses, and inspire their imagination. These toys can also be used for Montessori and teaching other educational.
SOZIE is a London, UK headquartered Company that is rapidly growing with market-defining clients in Europe and the US, including Adidas, Target and Tommy Hilfiger. SOZIE is a leading global platform used by retailers to connect in-store employees to e-commerce for personalized online shopping experiences.
Startup Early was born when a realization occurred regarding the dearth of entrepreneurship opportunities for young people specially during their elementary and high school years. Startup Early is on a mission to fulfil longstanding pledges to foster entrepreneurship through various services. Their Virtual Entrepreneurship Program for teenagers is one of the first of those initiatives. In 2019-2020, leading schools like Aitchison, Choueifat, Lacas and City school have hosted their workshops on campus. They have developed and launched online courses e.g. Entrepreneurship and Crowdfunding Workshops that develop your practical and soft skills. Through this program and future initiatives, they want to instill an entrepreneurial spirit within the future generation of young Pakistanis. They see entrepreneurship as a key vehicle for change, and an opportunity for students to live a life filled with passion and on their own terms as well as solving issues in their communities and making a positive impact on their world and to succeed in a global economy.
The Research Society of International Law (RSIL)
The Research Society of International Law (RSIL) was formed in 1993 in Pakistan under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 and today is the largest legal think-tank in Pakistan staffed by a dedicated team of highly qualified researchers based in offices in Islamabad and Lahore. RSIL organizational philosophy is based on the view that greater awareness of international law improves the development of a State’s domestic and foreign policies and helps Pakistan remain compliant with its international commitments, thus solidifying its reputation as a responsible member of the international community. To this end, RSIL engages in academic research, policy analysis and capacity building in order to inform the discourse on issues of national and international importance from a legal perspective and effect positive change in the domestic legal space. As RSIL is a non-partisan, apolitical institution, our mandate is restricted to providing legal analysis on the challenges facing Pakistan without engaging in partisanship or expressing any political biases. The Society also seeks to develop an extensive network both within and beyond Pakistan of similar organizations that share its vision and dedication to this field. It has a responsibility to advance knowledge in a search for the best applications of international law through original inquiry and publication.
The Times Higher Education
The Times Higher Education Student festivals are virtual events aimed at students who are looking to study in the UK, US or Canada. Taking place in September and October, the events will be free to attend for students and will give them the opportunity to meet representatives from 30 universities from each country and book 1-2-1 meetings with representatives, hear from motivational speakers on a variety of topics and network with peers.