Gilgit-Baltistan Rural Support Programme (GBRSP) was established in year 2012 under Section 42 of the Company’s Ordinance 1984 (Now Companies Act, 2017) by the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan (GoGB) as a Government – Entity (Public Sector Company). GBRSP started its formal operations in year 2016 after receiving an endowment from GoGB in order supplement and complement GoGB’s long-lasting efforts for development and poverty alleviation in Gilgit-Baltistan by ensuring participatory approach. At its inception, GBRSP was awarded an endowment fund with the objective to improve social and economic conditions in order to help enhance social wellbeing and economic growth by providing basic amenities and services to the people in the region by focusing on poverty alleviation in the rural areas of Gilgit-Baltistan.

Aims & Objectives


To develop a peaceful and prosperous communities in Gilgit-Baltistan.

Main Objective

To improve the quality of life of the people of Gilgit Baltistan by creating livelihood opportunities.

Specific Objective

Fostering community owned institutions. Create human, physical, social, financial and knowledge based capital for the poor and underprivileged .


“It gives me immense pleasure to express that being a nonprofit organization GBRSP is a beacon of hope for the people of Gilgit Baltistan particularly in the areas where the basic human amenities are lacking”.

DIG (R) Mir Afzal Khan Chairman BoD

“I would like to pronounce it with extreme pride that we have founded the Gilgit Baltistan Rural Support Programme with a vision to upgrade the lives of rural as well as the urban communities of Gilgit-Baltistan”.

Mr. Abdul Latif CEO GBRSP

“Being at the helm of my operational team and having challenging tasks of coordination within and outside the organization, I would like to focus on the concept of team and together, attitude and hard work”.

Mr. Ashfaq Ahmad General Manager