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UN Chief calls for efforts to promote education for all
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UN Chief calls for efforts to promote education for all

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for efforts to promote education for all.In a video message to mark the International Day of Education, Guterres paid tribute to the resilience of students, teachers and families in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, which, at its peak, forced almost every school, institute and university to close its...

FAO, WFP AND IFAD JOIN HANDS TO SUPPORT PAKISTAN’S CONTRIBUTION TO FOOD SYSTEM SUMMIT 2021
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FAO, WFP AND IFAD JOIN HANDS TO SUPPORT PAKISTAN’S CONTRIBUTION TO FOOD SYSTEM SUMMIT 2021

Islamabad: The United Nations will host a Food Systems Summit in October 2021 to identify the problems we must solve so that no one goes hungry, and to radically transform the way we manage food on the planet. The Summit will be the turning point in achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030....

UN Agencies in Asia-Pacific to announce widening impact of unaffordable diets – fears COVID-19 will worsen situation for mothers, children
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UN Agencies in Asia-Pacific to announce widening impact of unaffordable diets – fears COVID-19 will worsen situation for mothers, children

ASIA AND THE PACIFIC REGIONAL OVERVIEW OF FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION 2020 Joint report by FAO, UNICEF, WFP, WHOPublication reveals new figures on the lack of an affordable diet that impacts nutrition for hundreds of millions of additional people in Asia-PacificMaternal and child diets most vulnerableFears that COVID-19 economic impact will worsen the situation With...

Kashmir, as we knew and recognised by the UN, is disappearing before our very Eyes, Masood Khan
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Kashmir, as we knew and recognised by the UN, is disappearing before our very Eyes, Masood Khan

Islamabad: Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir, has said that the BJP-RSS regime is taking systematic steps in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOJK) to alter its demography, its geography, its statehood, and the rights of the people of Kashmir recognized by international law.   “Jammu and Kashmir, as we knew it and as...

We reaffirms Pakistan’s commitment to bolster economic relations with African countries, Qureshi
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We reaffirms Pakistan’s commitment to bolster economic relations with African countries, Qureshi

Islamabad: Under Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi’s FM Connect platform, African envoys to Pakistan were invited to the Foreign Office, to cultivate a greater connect and interaction between the envoys and the Foreign Minister of Pakistan with a specific focus on Economic Diplomacy. This iteration of FM Connect was held in follow up to...

The 25th anniversary of permanent neutrality of Turkmenistan
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The 25th anniversary of permanent neutrality of Turkmenistan

Islamabad : a press-conference of the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, Head of the Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia Natalia Gherman was held in Ashgabat.The representatives of the local mass media and the journalists accredited in Turkmenistan participated to the event, including the foreign press that took part in the press-conference...

Rejection of unwarranted assertions by Indian Ministry of External Affairs regarding minority rights in Pakistan
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Rejection of unwarranted assertions by Indian Ministry of External Affairs regarding minority rights in Pakistan

Islamabad : Pakistan categorically rejects completely unwarranted assertions by the Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) in connection with the Hindu temple incident in Karak. This is not the first time the Indian Government has tried to feign concern for minority rights elsewhere while being the most egregious and persistent violator of minority rights itself.From...

Annual Exchange of Nuclear Installations and Facilities List between Pakistan and India
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Annual Exchange of Nuclear Installations and Facilities List between Pakistan and India

Islamabad : In accordance with Article-II of the Agreement on Prohibition of Attacks against Nuclear Installations and Facilities between Pakistan and India, signed on 31st December 1988, the list of nuclear installations and facilities in Pakistan was officially handed over to a representative of the Indian High Commission at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today,...

United Nations SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE NEW YEAR’S 2021
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United Nations SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE NEW YEAR’S 2021

Dear Friends,2020 has been a year of trials, tragedies and tears.COVID-19 upended our lives and plunged the world into suffering and grief.So many loved ones have been lost — and the pandemic rages on, creating new waves of sickness and death.Poverty, inequality and hunger are rising. Jobs are disappearing and debts are mounting. Children are...

Pakistan strongly condemns the attack at Aden airport in Yemen ​
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Pakistan strongly condemns the attack at Aden airport in Yemen ​

Pakistan strongly condemns the attack at Aden airport in Yemen​Pakistan strongly condemns today’s terrorist attack at Aden airport in Yemen, targeting the cabinet members of the newly formed government in the country.​We extend our sincere condolences on the loss of precious lives and wish speedy recovery for the injured.​We believe this attack was not just...