SUKKUR: (22-08-2017) Pakistan US. Alumni Network (PUAN) Sukkur organised reunion in Sukkur. The leadership Mr. Anwar Ali President, Mr. Abid Lashari General Secretary, Ms. Diksha Ahuja Finance Secretary & Ms. Nameera Fayaz Youth Director welcomed all the participants. During the Reunion Mr. Anwar Ali Siyal said that PUAN Sukkur is providing social services at community level, the 10 Districts are part of the chapter. The Alumni are proactive. Mr. Abid Lashari said that In 2008, U.S. Embassy Islamabad launched the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network (PUAN), an association of U.S. exchange alumni who are committed to making meaningful contributions to Pakistan though community service, conferences, mentoring future generations, and reaching out to inspire and recruit new exchange participants. All current and former Pakistani participants of U.S. federal government-sponsored exchange programs are eligible to become members of PUAN.
The network is jointly administered by the U.S. Embassy and the United States Educational Foundational in Pakistan (USEFP). The network is one of the largest and most active USG exchange alumni networks in the world, with more than 22,000 registered members and 12 local chapters throughout Pakistan. Active alumni chapters are located in the following cities/regions:
Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK)
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) / Federally Administered Tribal Area (FATA)
U.S. Embassy Islamabad has responsibility for the AJK, GB and Islamabad-Rawalpindi chapters. Our U.S, Consulate in Lahore covers the Bahwalpur, Lahore and Multan chapters, while the U.S. Consulate in Karachi covers the Baluchistan, Karachi, Jamshoro and Sukkur chapters. U.S. Consulate Peshawar covers the KP/FATA chapter. Mr. Lashari further said PUAN Pakistan strives to bring religious & cultural harmony between Pak-US.