PRESS RELEASE N0: JPNEMPAK 11-08
Islamabad: 17th February, 2011
The Government of Japan has decided to
grant financial support of US$ 203,671 (approx. Rs. 17.0 million) to the
Aga Khan Cultural Service Pakistan (AKCSP) for the Environmental Sanitation
and Water Supply Projects in Hunza, Gilgit-Baltistan.
The agreements for the two projects were
signed on Thursday, 17th February 2011, at the Japanese Ambassador's residence
in Islamabad, between Mr. Chihiro Atsumi, the Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan
and Mr. Akbarali Pesnani, Chairman of the AKCSP.