About the Project

The Pakistani Educational Leadership Project (PELP) was funded by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Citizen Exchanges, for ten years (from 2004 until 2014).  Shaped by Pakistan’s reform initiatives, it provided Pakistani educators with the opportunity to explore U.S. innovations in educational leadership for adaptation in Pakistan. In […]

Recent News

American Reciprocal Program Held in Islamabad

March 17th, 2014 by Amy

In early March five educators from New Hampshire traveled to Islamabad to meet with the Alumni from the 2013 Institute.

Schedule June 2013 Institute

April 5th, 2013 by Amy

19 Female educators arrived on June 9th. Click here to view the PELP 2013 schedule  

FY11 American Reciprocal Program held in Islamabad

March 15th, 2013 by Amy

In early March five educators from Plymouth State traveled to Islamabad to meet with the Alumni from the 2012 Institute.

Mid-MAP meeting in Pakistan

October 18th, 2012 by Amy

The FY11-12 mid-MAP meeting were held in October in Pakistan.  This meeting brought together the delegates from the Summer 2012 institute. During the two day session they discussed their indiviual progress, needs, challenges, and successes.   Representatives from Hunerkada, our partner in Pakistan, coordinated the meeting content and all travel logistics.  Members of the PSU PELP team participated via Skype.

Summer 2012 Institute

August 24th, 2012 by Amy

During the month of July, the project welcomed the ninth delegation of Pakistani educators to the summer institute at Plymouth State. The incoming delegation consisted of 19 dedicated teachers from the remote, rural areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Balochistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, and Sindh: from the high peaks of the Hindu Kush to the […]


View all the 2008 PELI Photos on Flickr.