Says conditions could exacerbate social and economic hardship.
The Indus initiative is part of the assistance sought by the government at Geneva conference last month.
“Pakistan is a very important country for us, and we will continue to engage with the Pakistan govt through our economic cooperation,” says AICS official.
UN member states complete review of Islamabad’s fourth periodic report on human rights.
Country maintains 140th spot on Transparency International ranking.
Transparency International's annual report declares Denmark the least corrupt country, while Somalia remains at the bottom of the list.
UNHCR, UNFPA & Unicef sign agreement for ‘One-UN’ arrangement.
Country report expected to be adopted at UN HR moot tomorrow, says official.
US, a few other countries raise specific questions.
The outlook for South Asia deteriorates and is subject to multiple downside risks amid global fiscal vulnerabilities and rising inflation.
The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) is a process which involves a review of the human rights records of all UN Member States.
“Pakistan is also particularly vulnerable to climate shocks but has little capacity to invest in preventative infrastructure," says IRC.
“We urge the government to take immediate steps to prevent and thoroughly investigate these acts objectively," say experts.
Opposition senator claims flour being ‘smuggled’ to Afghanistan; food minister says ample quantity of wheat available.
Privatisation Commission says the government is actually seeking joint venture for mixed-use development of the property.
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To date, organisation has mobilised over $25m, provided 600,000 affected people with seeds, fertilisers.
Acute respiratory infections among children have skyrocketed in the flood-stricken areas, says Unicef official.