This project has been designed specially for the Youth of Pakistan whom we call Ecopreneurs .
An “Ecopreneur” is the young person who shares our vision of a Clean Pakistan. A person who wants to do something for his country and a person who has the passion to become self made and have his/her own business.
Waste Busters is offering its Franchise to operate its waste management model at the grass root level that is the Union Council. Any person with the requisite qualifications can apply to get a Franchise from Waste Busters.
The selected franchisee is called the Ecopreneur . The Ecopreneur would be given a proper training along with the guidance to implement the program in his/her Union Council once he has been selected.
The Ecopreneur would also qualifiy to apply for the Loan of Rs. 20 Lacs made available from the National Bank of Pakistan through the Prime Minister’s Youth Loan Program at specially discounted interest rate of 6% and is payable in 8 years.
The Loan would be applied towards the initial Capital Cost and operating expenses of the Franchise in any given area. This would include hiring of manpower, purchasing of pick up vehicles, hand carts, tools, protective gear and training of the personnel.
The Clean Pakistan Program has been designed specially to attract the unemployed youth in the Country. The person who complies with the following criteria may apply for a Franchise of Waste Busters and can become an Ecopreneur .
The National Bank of Pakistan has allocated funds for the Prime Minister’s Youth Program to fund eligible programs under this banner.
The Clean Pakistan Program is being supported by the Prime Ministers Youth Program and has been launched on March 23 rd , 2106.
Applicants can apply through the on line application form available on this web site and can become eligible for funding of up to Rs. 20 lac if they meet all the qualification requirements.
Only qualified applicants will be considered for the financing who comply with all the requirements laid out under the Clean Pakistan Program.
Prime Ministers Youth Program (PMYLP)
The Government is striving hard to empower youth socially and economically through multiple interventions under the aegis of the Prime Minister’s Youth Program.
The PYMP is headed by Ms. Leila Khan, Member National Assembly (MNA) and Chairperson of the Prime Minister’s Youth Program.
The PYMP is the flagship programme of the Government of PML-N for socio economic development of Pakistan. With a budget outlay of Rs. 20 Billion, around 300,000 people are benefitting from its different schemes annually. Over Rs. 5 Billion have been distributed as Buisness Loans amongst 6500 Young Entreprenurs under the Prime Ministers Youth Buisness Loan Scheme. Under the Prime Ministers Youth Training Programme, to be launched very soon, the government will extend 50,000 interships per year for 3 years to M.Sc students and Associate Diploma holders of upto 25 yrs age. Rs. 12000 stipend will be paid to each internee per month from the Government for the one year internship program.
25,000 students have passed out as skilled workers in more than 100 demand driven trades under the Prime Ministers Youth Skill Development Program. Students along with disable youth are also catered to in this program so that they may live their life honorably by socially and economically empowering themselves. Besides getting free technical and vocational training, traniees are being paid monthly stipened of Rs. 2500 per student. However, the FATA students are getting paid Rs. 3500 per month.
Under the Interest free loan scheme, more than Rs. 1.3 Billion has been distributed as 65000 small interest free loans amongst the poorest of the poor people of 265 Union Councils of 36 Districts across the Country.
The PMYP is proud to support the Clean Pakistan program along with the Waste Busters to empower the youth in creating a self sustainable and innovative business model which would not only clean up the country but also creat over 15000 jobs for the unemployed youth in the cities.