A delegation of the Parliamentary SDGs Taskforce Sub-Committee on SDGs Scorecard headed by the Convener Dr. Aisha Ghaus Pasha (MNA) along with two members of the aforesaid committee i.e. Dr. Shazia Sobia Aslam Somro (MNA) and Ms. Ghazala Saifi (MNA and Parliamentary Secretary for National Heri... Read More
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have ushered in a new era of global development. Of the 17 SDGs, five goals are explicit about disability, and there are no less than 11 references to disability in total. In order to monitor progress towards achievement of the SDGs, the Economic and ... Read More
Governments come and go, but the challenges that common people in Pakistan face remain the same. People’s struggle to deal with day to day challenges is a continuous process and often they don’t see hope of their circumstances changing.
The United Nation’s (UN) Human Developm... Read More
The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a series of 17 Global Goals with the aim to unite governments across the world to commit to end poverty, protect the planet, and to ensure peace and prosperity. Despite Pakistan’s commitment to adopt these Goals, the country has fallen be... Read More
Since the last few decades or so, Pakistan has been facing issues related to economic stability unprecedented in its history. Many factors have directly or indirectly influenced this situation i.e. A few reasons have been the political differences at the upper level as well as the lack of aware... Read More
- Pakistan’s national income per capita has doubled since 1990; with income poverty declining nearly three times since 2000 - The share of Foreign Direct Investment in the economy has fluctuated in the past 30 years; in 2013 it was back at the 1990 level - If Pakistan is to meet the SDG... Read More