Since 2001, the Clinton Foundation has worked to improve lives around the world and build upon President Clinton’s legacy of public service.
Pakistan Madrasa Project
In 2004, the International Center for Religion & Diplomacy (ICRD) began its Pakistan Madrasa Reform Project, an initiative to inspire greater adherence to the principles of tolerance and human rights in these religious schools. ICRD's teacher training workshops reverse the trend to purge all Western or secular ideologies, which leads to graduates that are ill-equipped to deal with contemporary problems and are vulnerable to manipulation by extremists. These workshops do so by promoting critical thinking skills, religious tolerance, human rights (especially women's rights), and conflict resolution skills through enhancement of the madrasa curricula and pedagogy.
Here are the latest updates of some of the Foundation’s programs at work: