Category Archives: Advocacy

International Conference on Promoting Global Peace by Global Affairs & Pakistan House, April 06, 2016 Islamabad.

Najma Minhas Presented a Paper on “Drivers of Conflict in Afghanistan” in a International Conference: Promoting Global Peace organised by Global Affairs & Pakistan House. The conference was organised by the Global Affairs, an international magazine, and Pakistan House, an independent think-tank based in Copenhagen, Denmark. National Security Adviser retired Lt Gen Nasir Khan Janjua Speaking… Read More »

Round table on the “Health Personnel Legislation for Sindh” was held in Karachi, on Tuesday 24th November 2015.

The Round table with parliamentarians: “Health Personnel Legislation for Sindh” was held in Karachi, on Tuesday 24th November, 2015. This was the fourth of such meetings, part of a larger initiative: “Engaging Parliamentarians to Advance Health Issues in Sindh”. The initiative is planned by JSI and USAID with the help of Governance & Police Advisers.… Read More »

Round table Discussion with Parliamentarians: “Health Issues and Challenges in Sindh Districts” Marriott Hotel, Karachi 11 May, 2015.

The roundtable with parliamentarians: “Health Issues and Challenges in Sindh Districts” was held in Karachi, on the 11th of May 2015.  This was the third of such meetings, part of a larger initiative: “Engaging Parliamentarians to Advance Health Issues in Sindh”. The initiative is planned by JSI and USAID with the help of Governance &… Read More »

Seminar on ‘Achieving Peaceful & Prosperous bilateral relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan, Marriott Islamabad, Friday 10th April, 2015

The event held in Marriott was widely attended by members of the foreign missions, local diplomats and retired generals as well as members of civil society and media professionals. The session started with introductory remarks on the project by Philipp Kauppert, Resident Director, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Pakistan and Ms Sarah Hees, FES Regional Coordinator, Peace and Security… Read More »

Meeting with Quetta Civil Society Organizations & Private Sector, Wednesday 19 November 2014, Serena Hotel, Quetta

The ADB held its country partnership strategy (CPS) meeting with civil society organizations which comprised of NGOs, think tanks, academia and private sector in Quetta on Wednesday 19 November.  Around 30 individuals attended this very informative and robust meeting.  ADB received much critical feedback especially on its energy sector program.  It was pointed out that… Read More »

Karachi Private Sector Meetings (APTMA, PBC, KSE) Monday 10 November to Wednesday 12 November, 2014

As part of its countrywide consultations on the new country partnership strategy (2015-19) the ADB had meetings with a number of private sector institutions in Karachi including APTMA (Textile Association), Pakistan Business Council (PBC) and Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE). ADB Country Director, Werner Lieppach briefly summarized ADB priority areas and explained to participants how these… Read More »