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Planning to build a district level coordination network to resolve the human rights issues, Dr. Shireen ISLAMABAD :(VOM) : Federal Minister for Human Rights said that journalists should be well equipped and vigilant while reporting cases of human rights violation as subject of human rights is central to all other social concerns but standard procedures...

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UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE Secretary-General’s New Year’s Message The world welcomes 2022 with our hopes for the future being tested. By deepening poverty and worsening inequality. By an unequal distribution of COVID vaccines. By climate commitments that fall short. And by ongoing conflict, division, and misinformation. These are not just policy tests. These are moral...

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Istanbul Security Summit

Post-Security Geopolitics at the Istanbul Security Summit TASAM for organizing this conference on Post-Security Geopolitics and for inviting me to participate in it. The theme of this event is intriguing: post-security geo-politics. It raises some questions. From when do we date this “post security era” and is there really such a phenomenon? Has there really...

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UNESCO Pakistan

*UNESCO Calls for Protecting Freedom of Expression by Countering Threats of Violence and Crimes Against Journalists* Islamabad: UNESCO in collaboration with the Parliamentarians Commission for Human Rights, the European Union Delegation to Pakistan, the Embassy of Sweden, the Embassy of the Netherlands, High Commission of Canada, and British High Commission Islamabad, marked the International Day...

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UNDP Pakistan

­High Court of Balochistan and UNDP hold a consultative workshop on amicable settlement of civil disputes. Islamabad—High Court of Balochistan and UNDP Pakistan held a consultative workshop on court annexed mediation. The two-day consultative workshop was held with support from the European Union. Sub-section 89-A of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 is one such...

Need to strengthen women across party lines, provincial Commissions: Nilofar Bakhtiar
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Need to strengthen women across party lines, provincial Commissions: Nilofar Bakhtiar

Karachi: (VOM) The 18th Meeting of the Inter-Provincial Ministerial Group (IPMG) was hosted by the National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW), Sindh Commission on the Status of Women (SCSW) and UN Women Pakistan in Karachi. Representatives from Federal Ministry of Human Rights (MoHR), Women Development Departments (WDDs), provincial commissions and parliamentary bodies on...

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UN-Habitats

Promotion of Rainwater Harvesting in Urban Areas of Pakistan   Every October, UN-Habitat and partners organize and engage in activities, events and discussions on urban sustainability throughout the month of October. This year, the Urban October theme is “Race to Zero Campaign. The purpose of Celebration of Urban October in Pakistan is to accelerate urban...

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UNHCR – UN

Pakistan urges UNHRC to “speak, stand up” for people of IIOJK Islamabad : Pakistan has urged the UN Human Rights Council to “speak and stand up” for the people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir to realize their right to self-determination. Participating in debate at the 47-member Council, Ambassador Khalil Hashmi, the permanent representative...

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UN Secretary-General

UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE THE SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF NON-VIOLENCE 2 October 2021   It is no coincidence that we mark the International Day of Non-Violence on the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. For Gandhi, non-violence, peaceful protest, dignity and equality were more than words.  They represented a guiding light for humanity, a map...

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Human Rights

*Sensitization Workshop for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police on laws* Ministry of Human Rights holds an Awareness Raising & Sensitization Workshop for Khyber Peshawar: Ministry of Human Rights held an awareness-raising and sensitization workshop on laws related to ‘Child Abuse’ & ‘Transgender Persons’ for Peshawar Police at Peshawar. More than 30 Police representatives from different offices of...