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UNIDO and ICCI launch ‘Women in Green Industry’ Campaign

UNIDO in collaboration with Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched an advocacy Campaign on Women in Green.

Pakistan Government is working on new SME Policy to focus on mainstreaming women in SMEs especially in green industry ISLAMABAD – Pakistan government is currently working on a new SME policy in consultation with all stakeholders that would focus on mainstreaming women in SMEs, especially in green industry, informed Mr. Khizar Hayat Gondal, Federal Secretary for Industries & Production. He was addressing as ... Read More »

Space Week 2016 sparks interest of Pakistani Youth in Space Science

World Space Week 2016 Pakistan

The four-day World Space Week 2016 event was held from 19th to 22nd October 2016 at IST Islamabad campus to generate space awareness among the general public and students Over 7000 space enthusiasts and young students from 150 different schools and colleges of Islamabad and Rawalpindi had the chance to explore the wonders of space science and technology at World Space ... Read More »

U.S. pledges $3.5 million to UN Women to prevent violence against women in Pakistan

U.S. pledges $3.5 million to UN Women to prevent violence against women in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – The United States (U.S.) Department of State and UN Women (the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women) Headquarters signed a three-year agreement, providing a grant of USD 3.5 million to support UN Women Pakistan’s initiative: “Prevention and Protection of Women from Violence Through Access to Justice, Services and Safe Public Spaces.” This announcement was shared ... Read More »

Space Week 2016 inspires young Pakistanis to explore space science & technology

World Space Week 2016 Pakistan

World Space Week 2016 inspires young Pakistanis to enter into the realm of Science & Technology Young scientists and space lovers gathered at an exceptional event by Institute of Space Technology to share their love for space science and everything beyond home planet Earth. Throughout the world, space events are being held to celebrate, educate and inspire the children and ... Read More »

12th CNS International Squash Championship kicks off in Islamabad

Cdre Khalid Pervez SI(M) Commander North during Media brief of 12 CNS International Squash Championship 2016

Squash players from Egypt, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, Holland, Jamaica, Wales, UAE and Jordan are joining Pakistani players in the championship ISLAMABAD – The 12th Chief of Naval Staff International Squash Championship kicked off at Mushaf Squash Complex, Islamabad on Saturday (15 October 2016). ‘This is the first time ever that Pakistan Navy is conducting this mega international event ... Read More »

Young Pakistani footballer Shahlyla Baloch dies in road accident

Shahlyla Baloch, a Pakistani footballer passes away in road accident

KARACHI – An enthusiastic Pakistani footballer Shahlyla Ahmadzai Baloch succumbed to injuries she suffered in a car accident on late Wednesday night in Karachi. She was sitting in the passenger seat when the accident occurred in Karachi’s DHA Phase VIII area, her family confirmed to media. Shahlyla was immediately rushed to Ziauddin Hospital in Clifton after going through an accident ... Read More »

Pakistan ranked 107 out of 118 countries on Global Hunger Index

Pakistan ranked 107 out of 118 countries on global hunger index

India was placed 97 on the index, Afghanistan 111 and China 29 with a low hunger level Pakistan has been ranked as a country with “serious” hunger level with 22 per cent of its population undernourished on the 2016 Global Hunger Index. Pakistan performed worse than most of its South Asian neighbours in eliminating hunger. On a 0-100 point scale ... Read More »

Pakistani youth strive to make Cities and Public Spaces safe for Women

Pakistani youth strive to make Cities and Public Spaces safe for Women

Pakistani youth present their ideas for Safe Cities & Public Spaces for women and girls LAHORE — Pakistani youth act to make public places safe, secure and welcoming for women by pitching street savvy ideas to remove restrictions that hinder women’s public mobility and tackle street harassment. Immobility and street harassment, a big problem for women and girls across Pakistan, ... Read More »

Pakistan, Russia hold first-ever joint military drill

Russian and Pakistani troops take part in joint military exercise in Cherat, Pakistan. Photo: Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation

Pakistani and Russian troops take part in first joint military exercises being held in Pakistan Pakistani and Russian troops are taking part in their first joint military exercises known as Friendship 2016 that kicked off on 24 September in Cherat. Around 200 troops – 70 Russian and 130 Pakistani – are taking part in the Friendship 2016 war game. The Pak-Russia ... Read More »

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