Urban Poverty Eradication Programme (PKB)

As of October 2014, there were 937 low income families registered with Petaling Jaya City Council based on the Poverty Line Index (PGK) with income of RM 1,500 and below. Various programmes were carried out to assist the families to generate additional income
About 30% of the families who participated in the related courses had put their newly gained knowledge into practice which helped to increase the families’ economy. Some of the organized programmes are:-
  1. Costume Jewellery Making Course
  2. Puff Pastry Baking Course
  3. Shoe Repair Course
  4. Recycle Bag Making Course
  5. Painting Glass Production Course