Taaleem Foundation (TF) is a professionally managed, PCP-certified, non-profit community support organization set up in 1989 by Dr Zafar Qadir who wanted to bring about positive social change through education in Balochistan. 30 years later, Taaleem Foundation is now an established development organization, working in the fields of education, healthcare, social mobilization, vocational skills, cultural heritage, surveys & analytics, climate change, biodiversity, renewable energy and developing / deploying technological applications for social sector solutions for integrated community development.
Socially responsible and economically empowered local communities for global peace and prosperity
Implementing social change through innovative technologies in sustainable human development
Participatory and socially inclusive effort for responsive human behaviour
Service beyond Self, across the globe
Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value
Encouraging safe public health initiatives to improve the well-being, with a focus on school health services for students and technology-enabled solutions for primary health-care of the communities.
Developing and deploying technology-based solutions to enhance social application in the fields of education, health-care, livelihood and sustainable rural development to improve service delivery.
Harnessing local youth and women with income-generating & livelihood skills by training them at vocational/technical training institutes and gainfully engaging them in producing marketable products.
Raising awareness on environmental concerns like natural resource management, biodiversity conservation and renewal energy for sustainable community development and socio-economic uplift.
Encouraging community dialogue in discussing & addressing local challenges and preserving cultural heritage, besides prioritizing gender empowerment for a balanced grooming of the social fabric.
"Wonderful to see the demonstration of use of technology for all classes. This is truly revolutionary and I hope that TF would succeed in deploying this throughout the country, especially in remote areas"
“Amazing Interactive Learning Solution (ILS): It is an eye opener. Would like to implement at Nafisa Mai School project of TRUCE. May such education standard be introduced in Pakistan”
“My visit to TF to know about Interactive Learning Solutions was extremely useful. Really inspired to know achievements of TF. Wish success to implement the vision of the founder of TF. Well done”
“I was very impressed with the teaching methodology of Taaleem Foundation in Islamabad Model School for Girls, Panj Garan, Islamabad. Hats Off!!”
“It is extremely good initiative of Taaleem Foundation. We are looking forward for such support at national level.”
“It is such an amazing experience to visit this institute and see youg girls of Grade (1-4) doing different activities in multiple subjects through interactive whiteboards. Taaleem Foundation has certainly created a ray of hope in our Govt. School’s System, which is commendable.”
TF-operated People’s School Tando Allahyar, hosted a transformative two-day event on February 22nd and 23rd, 2024, dedicated to fostering environmental stewardship among its students. The initiative aimed to cultivate a profound sense of responsibility towards the planet while instilling a deep-rooted appreciation for nature.
On February 22, 2024, TFGS Mastung organized an Open House event to welcome parents and stakeholders. The event, graced by the esteemed presence of Mr. Asim Mushtaq, CEO of TF, aimed to foster greater transparency, collaboration, and engagement within the school community. During the event, he talked about the school’s vision and upcoming plans. These include adding 9th and 10th classes, focusing more on STEM education, partnering with Virtual University, and starting the Matric Tech program. These changes aim to improve students’ learning experiences.
On Wednesday 21st of February 2024, project advisors Mr. Ashiq Ahmed Khan, a specialist in Protected and Conserved Areas Management, and Mr. Yousaf Qureshi, gathered at the TF Field Office in Muzaffarabad to assess the progress and impact of the “Youth Empowerment and Energy Conservation for Supporting STEM, NRM, and Rural Development” initiative in Pir Chinasi, (AJK).
As the discussion unfolded, they exchanged insights and perspectives, charting a course for the project’s continued success. With collaborativ
Voc & Tech Institutes
TF Grammar Schools
FDE Partner Schools