Pakistan: Growth for rural advancement and sustainable progress (GRASP)
The Growth for Rural Advancement and Sustainable Progress (GRASP) programme contributes to the reduction of poverty through development of rural SMEs in the Sindh and Balochistan provinces of Pakistan. As such the programme contributes directly to the attainment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
GRASP will create gender inclusive employment and income opportunities in the rural areas through targeted support to both the public and private sectors. The programme is part of the focal sector "Rural Development" of the Multiannual Indicative Programme for Pakistan MIP: 2014-20. It will be implemented from 2019-2024.