Village Development Planning


Training Workshop on

“Village Development Planning”

October 24-26, 2018, Islamabad



Village Development Plan provides a vision of how we would like to see our village. We through our planning, set out the goals for achieving this vision by charting out a roadmap and by giving a timeframe we achieve these goals in an integrated manner. Objective oriented economic and social development including the basic infrastructure, health and education are always the important aspects of village development planning.



The overall objective of the workshop is to build the practical capacity of participants on how to prepare a comprehensive village development plan.

The specific objectives of the training workshop are;


  • To build the capacity of participants on the practical art of preparing technically sound village development plan by watching the economic,
  • social and human development needs of the population inhabiting the selected village.
  • To clarify participants on the scope and level of village development planning in compliance with standards followed by state development agencies and international organizations.
  • To explain the basic approaches used in village development planning and their appropriateness for village development planning in Pakistan.
  • To enable the participants to prepare their own substantial village development plans by following the guidelines provided in the training.
  • To assist the participants in drafting of comprehensive plans of action, monitoring and evaluation plan and achievement of various milestones of village development.


Course Contents

  • Village Selection Criteria
  • Defining Scope of Development
  • Principles of Development
  • Initial Assessment & Benchmarking
  • Identifying Problems
  • Identifying Sectoral Needs
  • Village Resource Mapping
  • Village Development Committee
  • Two-Years Plan of Action
  • Execution Plan
  • Budget Planning for Plan of Action
  • Resource Generation Planning
  • Establishing Monitoring Mechanism
  • Important Partners in Development
  • Milestones of Development


Who should attend?

This experiential workshop has been specially intended for Senior and middle level executives, managers, social organizers and field workers, community based trainers and the people who have exposure to community work.


Training Methodology

The workshop will be based on the idea of providing value able knowledge tips and suggestion for onboard preparation of village development plan with a focus on experiential and interactive learning. There will be content based lectures, practical exercises, group discussions, role playing, presentations and energizers.


Course Details: 

Language: Dual English & Urdu, the trainer may explain the main ideas in local languages

Course fee: PKR. 18,000.
Venue: Islamabad, Pakistan

What does the Fee Covers?

  1. Resource Person facilitation & Venue Cost
  2. Training reference Material, handouts for the participants
  3. Tea / Refreshments
  4. Lunch
  5. Stationery items
  6. Certificates for participants



  • 15% Discount will apply to a group of minimum 4 participants from same organization
  • Registering more than 5 participants enable you to avail one participant free of cost.

Booking / Registration 

To book a seat in this course, please register online here or contact us:

PoC: Muhammad Naeem Akhtar

 Manager Training & Outreach

Cell: +92-345-5078907, Tel: +92-51-8737 497 / 8, E-mail:


Special Customized Trainings for Professionals:

We offer specially customized programs for individual organizations to suit their special requirements. Organizations who prefer to have exclusive programs on any of the themes given here or on any other theme they may choose, can request for a special program.

We conducted many in house training programs for different INGOs, UN agencies, USAID, Donor agencies, Gov. /semi organizations and multinational companies across the south Asia in various technical and soft skills. We offer need based technical and soft skill programs in the field of Human Resource Management, Organization Development, Gender & Development, Micro-Finance, Environment, Education & Health, Finance, Laws Governing NGOs, Project Cycle Management, Communication, MIS and Documentation, LFA and OIP, Renewable Energy, Watershed Management, Media management, crises management, sphere standards, at national and international level.