1- Quarterly Progress Report 1 st to 148 th

2- Gradual Development of Sectoral Sewerage Plan. The story of Mujahid, Alfatah Colony, Sector 5 and 11-A: Oct. 1986.

3- Role of Thalla (building component manufacturing yard) in Housing by Perween Rahman, Hafeez Arain: Dec. 1986.

4- Garbage- a menace in Orangi – Perween Rahman and Hafeez Arain. Oct’1984.

5- Water logging – a menace in Orangi . Perween Rahman and Hafeez Arain. August 1984.

6- Repair and Rehabilitation: Aftermath of the December 1986 Riots by Aquila Ismail and Perween Rahman.

7- The Low Cost Sanitation program of the OPP - Six questions by Arif Hasan: Apr’1987.

8- Rains – a menace in Orangi by Perween Rahman, Salim Alimuddin and Ahmed Saeed. Sept’1988.

9- Masons Training Program for Housing by Perween Rahman Aug’ 89.

10- Women Work Centre – story of five years 1984-1989 by Akhter Hameed Khan: Nov. 1989.

11- Manual of Sanitation Programme by Salim Alimuddin: Nov. 1989.

12- Low Cost Sanitation Programme- Statistical Data (Survey Nov. 89)

13- A Practical Field work at the Orangi Pilot Project Karachi, Pakistan by A.M.J. Verheijen: Jan. 1990, Totterdom.

14- My Development Education by Akhter Hameed Khan: April 1990.

15- House building by low income families in Orangi by Akhter Hameed Khan: Aug. 1990

16- A survey of Orangi. Sept. 1990.

17- Health Survey of Orangi and Thikri, by Anwar Rashid and Muhammad Pervez: Nov. 1991.

18- Profiles of 49 Women Entrepreneurs of Micro Enterprise December 1991.

19- Working with Community – Some Principles and Methods by Perween Rahman and Anwer Rashid: Jan. 1992.

20- Seven Reports on Housing by Arif Hasan: Mar. 1992.

21- Maintenance and Rectification: Evaluation of Lane Sanitation – by Perween Rahman and Anwer Rashid: June 1992.

22- Manual for Rehabilitation Programmes for informal settlement based on the Orangi Pilot Project model by Arif Hasan. June 1992.

23- Case study of Orangi and OPP by Akhter Hameed Khan: Nov’ 92.

24- Scaling-up of the OPP’s Low Cost Sanitation programs by Arif Hasan: March 1993.

25- Environmental Repercussions of Development in Pakistan by Arif Hasan and Ameneh Azam Ali: March 1993.

26- What I learnt in Comilla and Orangi by Akhter Hameed Khan: Sept. 1993.

27- Orangi Pilot Project Programmes by Akhter Hameed Khan: Jan’ 94.

28- Manual on Basic Health Education by Sanober and Salma: Feb. 1994.

29- Profiles of Orangi lane activists edited by Rasheed Khatri and Farah Sami: June 1994.

30- Case Studies of lane work in Orangi edited by Rasheed Khatri and Farah Sami: June 1994.

31- Research and Training in Orangi by Akhter Hameed Khan: Dec. 1994.

32- Micro Enterprise Credit Program as a means of empowerment by Anwer Rashid. Jan. 1995.

33- Partnership in development. Experience of OPP-RTI’s low cost sanitation programme by Perween Rahman and A. Rashid: June, 1995.

34- Training Manual on Vaccination by Sanober and Salma. Jan. 1996.

35- Micro Enterprise Credit – Sept. 1987 to Feb. 1996, Orangi Charitable Trust (OCT) by Akhter Hameed Khan: March 1996.

36-Dais Training Manual by Ayesha Shahzad April 1996.

37- Technical Training Manual on Sanitation by Asghar Hussain and Saleem Alimuddin: August 1996.

38- OPP’s Low Cost Sanitation & Housing Programme by Arif Hasan Oct,1996.

39- Lesson learnt: Increasing coverage and quality of sanitation provision – by Arif Hasan Mar’1998.

40- Profile of good borrowers in OCT – by Javaid Baig.: Series 1-2 Dec. 1998 – April’1999.

41- Proposal for a Sewage Disposal System for Karachi – by OPP-RTI January 1999.

42- Sewerage, drainage and treatment plants- responsibilities, finances, issues and policy changes needed – by Perween Rahman May 1999.

43- Planning for Karachi – Agenda for citizens and NGOs – by Arif Hasan: August. 1999.

44- Primary Health Care and Family Planning Program in Orangi – Dr. Shamim Z. Khan.

45- Orangi Pilot Project – Institutions and Programs June 2000.

46- Scaling up of OPP programs – Potential and Constraints – by Arif Hasan: Aug’2000.

47- Khabarnama – Urdu Newsletter – upto December 2001.

48- Comparative study of Family Planning Programme of KHASDA-OPP in project area and non project area.

49- Katchi Abadis of Karachi – Documentation of sewerage, water supply lines, clinics, schools and thallas – Volume I (first 100 katchi abadis surveyed) – March 2002 by OPP-RTI

50- Orangi Pilot Project- Institutions and Programs- a case study - Perween Rahman June 2002

51- Proceedings of the 1 st to 10 th Dr. Akhtar Hameed Khan Development Forum – Aquila Ismail, Fazal Noor and Salma Mir. Latest Dec’09..

52- A Qualitative Study of the Micro Credit Program – OPP Orangi Charitable Trust, Karachi by Naheed Rehman, Mar’ 2003.

53- The impact of Micro Credit on Urban Livelihood: Experience from Karachi by S. Akbar Zaidi- Mar’2003.

54- Case studies of the work of Karachi based CBOs-49 separate booklets. Nov’03 – Sept’10.

55- Katchi Abadis of Karachi – a survey of 334 Katchi Abadis - Perween Rahman – 2004

56- Education lecture series 1) Role of a teacher – by Abbas Hussain 2) the process of learning – by Nighat Hasan 3) Dyslexia by Sughra Hussain 4) Importance of language for the medium of instruction. By Zubeida Mustafa – Sept’10.

57- Khajji Cooperative Society – by Anwar Rashid 2005.

58- The micro-credit program of OPP-OCT by Aquila Ismail 2005.

59- Profiles of 10 educational entrepreneurs – by Salma Mir and M. Sirajuddin - June 2006.

60- Map showing the Natural nalas and drainage channels of Karachi – Dec’2006.

61-Katchi Abadis of Karachi – Volume-II (second batch of 100 K.A. surveyed) July 2006.

62- Water supply in Karachi – Situation, Issues, Priority Issues and solutions by Perween Rahman – Feb 2008.

63- Profiles of lane managers of the sanitation program – March – 2008.

64- Katchi Abadis of Karachi – Volume-III (third batch of 100 K.A. surveyed) – Aug’09

65- Some lessons learnt while working with Community, Govt, NGOs/CBOs and some Axioms - by Perween Rahman and Anwer Rashid. Sept’2006. Updated Jan’10.

66- Orangi Pilot Project (OPP) – Institutions and Programs – by Perween Rahman. Mar’2010

67- Profile of 10 women entrepreneurs – By Salma Mir – June 2014



1- “Akhter Hameed Khan – Orangi Pilot Project”. Reminiscences and Reflections. Oxford University Press 1996. Urdu and Sindhi translations by City Press.

2- “Working with Government” Experience of OPP’s Low Cost Sanitation Program – by Arif Hasan. City Press – 1997.

3- “How communities Organise themselves “Stories from the field. Compiled by Kenneth Ferrandes. 1997.

4- “Community Initiatives – Four case studies from Karachi ”. By Salim Alimuddin, Rashid Khatri, Sara Siddiqui, Perween Rahman and Anwer Rashid – edited by Arif Hasan 1998 – City press.

5- “Akhter Hameed Khan and OPP”- by Arif Hasan. 1999 and 2003, - by City Press and Ushba.

6- “Understanding Karachi – Planning and Reforms for the Future” by Arif Hasan –City Press 1999.

7- Transforming Urban settlements –Orangi Pilot Project’s low cost sanitation program – by S. Akber Zaidi – City Press 2000.

8- Housing for the poor – Failure of formal sector strategies by Arif Hasan – City Press 2000.

9- From the lane to the city: The impact of the Orangi Pilot Project’s low cost sanitation model – A Water Aid report by Akber Zaidi June 2001.

10- The work of the Anjuman Samaji Behbood and the larger Faisalabad context, Pakistan – by Salim Alimuddin, Arif Hasan and Asiya Sadiq – IIED – Dec’2001

11- Working with community by Arif Hasan – City Press 2001.

12- Water and Sanitation mapping in Pakistan – A WaterAid study by Katherine Welle – June2006.

13- The Scale and Causes of Urban Change in Pakistan – Arif Hasan – 2006 – City press.

14- Lessons from Karachi : The role of demonstration, documentation, mapping and relationship building in advocacy for improved urban sanitation and water services – by Arif Pervaiz, Perween Rahman and Arif Hasan – August 2008.


1-Lessons from Karachi the role of demonstration, documentation, mapping and relationship building in advocacy for improved urban sanitation and water services by Arif Pervaiz,Perween Rahman and Arif Hasan-August 2008

2-Water and Sanitation mapping in Pakistan-A Water Aid study by Katherine Welle-June 2006

3-Orangi Pilot Project (OPP)- Institutions and Programs By Perween Rahman-June- 2012

4-Katchi abadis of Karachi a survey of 334 katchi abadis by Perween Rahman-2004

5-Some lessions learnt while working with community Government NGOs/CBOs and some axioms- by Perween Rahman and Anwar Rashid -September 2006

6-Water supply in Karachi-Situation,Issues,Priority Issues and solutions by perween Rahman-February 2008