A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Engro Foundation, on Monday, with regard to generation of investment opportunities as well as the provision of access to modern information technology (IT) to farmers in Punjab.
“The MoU signed today, which will be managed through USAID’s Punjab Enabling Environment Project, highlights the US government’s commitment to support small farmers in Pakistan,” USAID Agriculture Specialist, Asad Ullah Khan, said.
Engro Foundation also noted, “Our two organisations will work together to connect farmers to the financial services sector to mobilise investments in small farms and create employment opportunities in the agriculture sector of Punjab.”
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Source: Daily Times