Adventure Foundation Pakistan
Adventure Foundation Pakistan (AFP) is a not for profit, outdoor educational Foundation, and was registered under the Voluntary Social Welfare Ordnance 1961, as a tax exempt NGO, in the year 1980. . Adventure Foundation Pakistan is the pioneer outdoor education Organisation, dedicated to the children and youth of Pakistan. The central philosophy of Adventure Foundation Pakistan was inspired by the principals of Outward Bound . The founder of AFP, Brig Jan Nadir Khan, set himself an arduous and challenging task to help young people defy limitations, build resilience, through learning and adventure in the outdoors and wilderness. He believed in challenging young people to never give up, to change their perspective and learn the most important lesson: to believe in themselves. This became the heart and soul of Adventure Foundation Pakistan, the pioneer in outdoor education, Pakistan . The emphasis on Character Building of young people ,through challenging outdoor experiential learning, became the main stay of the Mission Statement of Adventure Foundation Pakistan What do we stand for:
What do we stand for!
Our Mission is to foster and enhance character building in young people through experiential learning in the outdoors and interaction with Nature.
- Extending self-awareness through purposeful venture in outdoor situations.
- Expanding capacity for responding to others by organized group activities.
- Enhancing environmental awareness to perceive and identify our national heritage by conducting outings in the wilderness.
- Create an attitude to participate in action oriented form learning.
- Developing physical fitness by continued exposure to outdoor activities.