Memon Po!nt 

મેમણ પોન્ટ
Connecting Memons Around the World

Chicago, Illinois. USA

Hosted By Ghaffar Variend

Home Up Feedback Contents Search




News from Pakistan


Pakistan News and Events



WMO - World Memon Organization

News and Events

1. WMO Short Introduction Video in English, click here

2. WMO Short Introduction Video in English on Youtube, <<< click here.

3. WMO has completed 10 years of service in 2012 to humanity. On this occasion, a special Documentary Film has been produced which has been uploaded to Youtube, <<<< please click here.

4. Short video about Memon Khidmat work around the Globe

5. Memon Industrial & Technical Institute (MITI), a project of WMO, has completed three years of existence. A documentary film in this regard has also been uploaded to Youtube, <<<< Please click here: >>>>The title of the documentary is MITI – 3 Years of Excellence.

6. WMO Report of "Pride of Memon Women Achievers Award Ceremony 2014" held by Ladies Wing of WMO Pakistan Chapter on October 24, 2014.




London, UK June 2012


WMO Annual General Meeting Photographs

To view and download,  please click here:  Event photographs

WMO Annual report for 2011 and 2010

To view and download in pdf please click here, (the file is very large and it may take a minute of so to load):

 Annual report 2011 and 2010 


Karachi, November 19, 2011




To watch the video click here: http://youtube/5VRFH4jJt6w

The Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany to Pakistan, Dr. Tilo Klinner visited Memon Industrial and Technical Institute on Saturday, 19th November, 2011. He was accompanied by Mrs. Nasreen Jaleel, Ex-Naib Nazima, CDGK and Mr. Abdul Rashid Godil, MNA.

The guests were received by Mr. Pir Muhammad A. Kaliya (Secretary General, WMO), Mr. Shoaib Ismail Mangroria (Vice President, WMO), Mr. H.M. Shahzad (Assistant Secretary General, WMO & Chairman, MITI), Mr. Abdul Rashid Godil (MNA and Vice Chairman, MITI) and Mr. Shahab Hasan (COO MITI).

Dr. Tilo Klinner visiting the Auto Electrician Workshop at MITI

The visitors were taken around the Boys’ and Women’s Section of the Institute and shown the facilities. Dr. Klinner was appreciative of the excellent facilities provided for the students and the work being done at MITI and the ideals on MITI was established by WMO.

The Textile Designing Workshop in Ladies Section of MITI

Later during the briefing, he was apprised of the details about the Institute and the various technical & vocational courses being offered, the number of students, the management structure, etc.

Welding Department at MITI

Giving his views about the visit, Dr. Klinner commented that in his opinion the training period of 3 to 4 months was rather short. However, he said that the Government of Germany is actively involved with developing countries including Pakistan in the field of education. He said he would recommend to the Government of Germany and the German Companies having network in Pakistan to assist MITI in developing various technical courses to the level of Diploma.

Motor Rewinding Department at MITI

He emphasized that there was a need to have courses of longer duration, at least Diploma Programs, so that the qualified students get the opportunity of lucrative jobs in Germany and other European countries.


Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Department at MITI

Mr. Pir Muhammad A. Kaliya stated that MITI was ready have joint-ventures with NGOs and Vocational Institutions of Germany. He further stated that WMO’s future program is to convert this Institute into a Technical University in due course of time. Dr. Klinner said he had already earmarked 10 programs for collaboration in Pakistan and he proposed to start two such pilot projects in MITI initially. He said there would be a meeting of the German Pakistan Business Forum in January 2012 to finalize the project. He was of the view that by middle of 2012 this project could get under way.

Dr. Tilo Klinner, Consul General of Germany, expressing his views in the Visitor’s Book

“I congratulate for your excellent efforts to improve the qualification of young people in Pakistan. I hope to continue a fruitful cooperation with your Institute.”– Dr. Tilo Klinner, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Pakistan

Mrs. Nasreen Jaleel, Ex-Naib Nazima, CDGK, expressing her views in the Visitor’s Book

“A fabulous institute falls right with improving the lot of the poor and downtrodden. I hope your commitment takes your institute from strength to strength.” - Mrs. Nasreen Jaleel, Ex-Naib Nazima, CDGK The guests were thanked for sparing their time for this visit and were given various brochures, flyers, videos and prospectus of MITI.

A press release together with video of the visit was sent to all the print and electronic media and was reported the next day by the newspapers and news channels.

You can download the entire report in pdf, just click here   VISIT OF CONSUL GENERAL OF GERMANY, DR. TILO KLINNER



Karachi, April 28, 2011


British High Commissioner visits Memon Industrial & Technical Institute (MITI), a mega project of the

World Memon Organization (WMO) on 28th April 2011

You can download the entire report of the British High Commissioner visit <<<<<<click here

To watch the video, please click here

WMO delegation visit to Karachi, Pakistan, April 7-10, 2011

You can download the entire report of the delegation visit   <<<<<<< click here

Subject: Press Release - WMO Delegate meets President Asif Ali Zardari in Islamabad, Pakistan

Islamabad April 9, 2011

President Asif Ali Zardari has said that philanthropists and community based organizations have an important role to play in national development and government has introduced such policies which support their activities.

This he said while meeting a delegation of World Memon Organization (WMO) led by President WMO Abdul Sattar Dada. Other members of delegation included Sir Iqbal Sacranie OBE, Amir Amin Kothawala, Pir Muhammad A. Kaliya, Hussain Lawai, Shoaib Ismail Mangroria, H.M. Shahzad, Feizul Ayob, Sayed Hoosen Mia, Aqeel Karim Dhedhi, Arif Habib, Dr. Haroon Ahmed Gutta, Abdul Ghaffar Usman and Muhammad Amin Chappal

Secretary General Salman Farouqi, Secretary Malik Asif Hayat and Zaid Usman Additional Secretary were also present in the meeting.

Talking to the members of the delegation the President said that the efforts of WMO to alleviate the sufferings of the indigent and under privileged members of Memon community was most commendable. He expressed the hope that they will extendable their activities to other parts of the country.

President Zardari also thanked WMO for their generous support during recent floods which caused unprecedented devastation and stressed the need for their active participation in reconstruction phase.

President WMO Abdul Sattar Dada thanked the President for the meeting and briefed the President about various activities of the Organization in spheres of Education, Health and Micro-finance and also elaborated on future plans. He also thanked the President for government support and assured that WMO would take steps in light of advice by the President on enhancement of scope of activities.














[Home] [Up]                           

Send email to with questions or comments about our web site.
Copyright © 2006 Memon Po!nt
Last modified: 08/31/16