Category Archives: United Nations

Ground-breaking ceremony for the construction of women’s barracks for Anti-Narcotics Force takes place in Islamabad

Islamabad, January 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with support from the International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, U.S. Embassy Pakistan (INL-P), has begun construction …

Pakistan to raise issue with UNHCR for early repatriation of Afghan refugees

Islamabad, January 04, 2018 (PPI-OT):The Federal Cabinet has termed the recent statements by the US leadership about Pakistan as detrimental to bilateral relationship between the two …

Prime Minister to launch road map for SME Finance Policy on 22nd December at State Bank of Pakistan

Karachi, December 20, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) has applauded Tariq Bajwa the Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) for…

National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited connects 1320 MW Sahiwal Coal Fired Power Plant with National Grid

Lahore, January 27, 2017 (PPI-OT):National Transmission and Despatch Company Ltd (NTDC) has connected 1320 MW Sahiwal Coal Fired Power Plant with national grid through a 500 …

USAID helps boost nutrition, relief and livelihood activities in Pakistan

Islamabad, January 27, 2017 (PPI-OT):Nutrition programmes throughout Pakistan as well as relief and livelihood activities in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), run by the United …

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees hands over four community projects to Sindh government

Karachi, January 27, 2017 (PPI-OT):As part of efforts to bridge gaps between Pakistani and Afghan refugee communities across the country, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) formally …

WHO Statement recognizing UAE PAP contribution to Polio Eradication efforts in Pakistan

Islamabad, January 26, 2017 (PPI-OT):Humanity is on the verge of one the greatest public health achievements in history – eradicating polio. In 2016, fewer children were …

Denmark supports UNODC’s capacity building program for Pakistan’s border management agencies, police and prosecution services

Islamabad, January 26, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Government of Denmark has today signed a DKK 4 million partnership agreement with UNODC Pakistan. The agreement was signed by the …

UNICEF and Department of Planning and Development, Punjab organise joint workshop for media on the situation of Stunting in Punjab

Islamabad, January 26, 2017 (PPI-OT):A media workshop on stunting was organized jointly by UNICEF and the Planning and Development Department of the Government of Punjab in …

Provincial Labour Legislation reviewed and actions discussed

Islamabad, January 26, 2017 (PPI-OT):Pakistan’s tripartite stakeholders including Government, Employers and Workers jointly reviewed progress on Provincial labour legislation after the 18th Constitutional Amendment. Moreover, constituents …