In order to achieve the desired objective of its Mission through its Vision, KRG performs various diverse works and a brief description of which are as follows:
A sizable amount is distributed through scholarships to the deserving students as per criteria laid down in the KRG’s policy. These scholarships have proven to be a beacon to light their way in attaining their desired education.
KRG Seminars & Workshops:
KRG under the guidance of Mr. Khurram H. Kalia, an outstanding IT professional, is striving to create an IT awareness amongst the youth through seminars and workshops held almost every month. A weekly column on IT by a panel of IT Experts headed by Mr. Munaf S. Kalia is regularly published in the leading Newspapers & Magazines of the community bearing latest news and views regarding IT.
IT Placement Service (ITPS):
KRG is making all out efforts not only to provide IT education and training, but with special emphasis on job – orientation, particularly to ladies at their residences besides providing scholarships and even computers, Information Technology Placement Service (ITPS) is successfully functioning and has proved to be a key job placement service under the guidance of Mr. Sikander S. Kalia as its Chairman.
KRG has also been instrumental in placement of jobs for top-notch students while possessing a motive to provide needy and deprived humanity as well as people on merit with appropriate jobs through ITPS. This free service is also being put on the website “KalPoint.com” specifically to attract foreign employers to the benefit of our unemployed talents.
KRG strives to give top quality services to the organizations as well as the candidates acquiring job.
ITPS not only looks to cater the needs of the organization and candidates –be it old or young, but also makes supreme efforts in providing job to deserving persons. Through ITPS, KRG receives numerous CVs via e-mail & faxes of the people seeking jobs. This service tries to bridge the gap between the organization and the prospective job seekers.
KalPoint.com – The No. 1 interactive web portal in Pakistan – is playing an instrumental role to create an IT culture in Pakistan. This dynamic website has more than 45 categories in terms of free online magazines & online services. Each and every category being a complete website within itself has Alhamdulillah created a craze amongst Netizens around the world and is now a house hold name as it is continuously being visited by more than 500,000 visitors daily. This web portal caters the need and interest of every individual through its services e.g. jobspk.com, matchpk.com, mallpk.com, edupk.com, resultspk.com, pbpk.com, personality of the week program and several other categories. In a nutshell, KalPoint.com is a web of information and services tailored to the needs of every Pakistani.
Monthly Publication - KalNews:
KRG is also keeping the entire nation well informed on its activities and achievements through its monthly newsletter by the name of “KalNews”. The key accomplishments made whether by KRG, Government and other NGOs are comprehensively publicized through KalNews. Similarly, the coverage of Computer Labs / Centres / Institutes’ establishment by the Ko-Ordination Group – KRG, is also published in the KalNews. Besides, stories in Urdu and Gujrati are reported to maximize the readership to larger spectrum.
Career Guidance / Counseling:
The main objective of Career Guidance / Counseling is to materialize the idea wherein, sufficient information is provided to Pakistani youth who are immensely in need of guidance / counseling. The Career Guidance / Counseling program is aimed to help students get more informed of better educational and career choices (IT in particular). Among other things, it offers information on course offerings, career options, the type of academic and occupational training needed to succeed in the workplace, and post secondary opportunities that are associated with their field of interest. An in-depth analysis / focus is also given on both conventional & unconventional career options so that reliable and authentic information is imparted to all the concerned. Apart from targeting the youth, career guidance is also beneficial for educationists, counselors, parents and teachers so that they can further disseminate the availed information to their connected networks.
Many have sought invaluable advice through Career Guidance / Counseling for having a bright future. Undoubtedly, Career Guidance / Counseling is the need of the hour that would direct our youth towards a prominent future.
S IT E@SCHOOLS:
We need to enlighten the significance of IT Education lying dormant in Pakistan. KRG took up the initiative and has plunged into the field as the Pioneers, by introducing a curriculum of Standardized IT Education System (SITE@Schools) in proper association and liaison for the young minds, with authentic names of national and multinational repute. The vision of S IT E@Schools is to provide proper IT Education with appropriate tools, to link school IT education with professional IT education and to introduce Career oriented IT Education at school level. Again this effort to provide solid foundation to our children has been highly applauded by experts as well as masses.
KRG promises the deserving persons, the females and disable persons in particular, to provide jobs through its unique service of “Online Jobs”. The main idea behind this service is to provide home based jobs to those individuals who are immensely in need of some source of income for rectifying their dejected financial conditions. An in depth research is still going on by KRG’s team to explore new opportunities available in online jobs so that new and authentic jobs are provided to the deserving individuals.
Establishment of IT Labs / Centres / Institutes and Web Portals:
For last many years, KRG has been doing an excellent job of promoting IT education through seminars, workshops and print media. It has also played a pivotal role by establishing web portals and IT Institutes / Centres / Labs for numerous associations, federations and NGOs whose details are as follows:
- Arts Council of Pakistan – Karachi:
An Official website of Arts Council of Pakistan – Karachi (www.artscouncilofpakistankarachi.com) has been developed and launched on 20th October 2003. This website is presented as a gift to the Arts Council of Pakistan – Karachi for the promotion of various efforts and activities of Arts Council all over the world.
- Al – Ibrahim Eye Hospital:
KRG created and donated a website (www.aieh.com) to Al – Ibrahim Eye Hospital. The website was officially launched in presence of the Honorable Former Karachi City Nazim Advocate Naimatullah Khan on 2nd July 2004 at Al – Ibrahim Eye Hospital, Malir.
- Efforts Pakistan:
The October 8 devastating earthquake has not only demolished the face of affected areas entirely but the whole nation has been shaken up as well. To contribute humbly towards the bravo job of Fakhr-e-Alam to collect donations for the affectees and send the message across, a website (www.effortspakistan.com) was developed that attracted a large traffic of visitors thus facilitated the linchpin of the virtuous crusade in a superb way.