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Pakistan initiates implementation of anti-poverty policies: Maleeha Lodhi

Pak initiates implementation of anti-poverty policies: Lodhi

UNITED NATIONS, July 24 (DNA): Pakistan has told a gathering of diplomats and experts at the United Nations that progress was being made in implementing Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the global development agenda but will require all parts of the UN family and its partners to work together to meet all the targets set by the ambitious 15-year undertaking. “SDGs are indeed coming to life and we all are contributing towards this,” Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi said at a side-event to the high-level political forum taking place to review implementationRead More


Women empowerment may help reduce poverty: Canadian envoy

ISLAMABAD, DEC 07: High Commissioner of Canada Heather Cruden speaking on the occasion of 
a forum on women economic empowerment held under the aegis of the Canadian High Commission, at
a local hotel on Monday. DNA Photo Khurshid Nadeem

ISLAMABAD, 07 DEC, (DNA) – To support Pakistan in achieving its development and gender equality goals and to help stimulate sustainable economic growth, the High Commission of Canada organized a forum on women’s economic empowerment in Islamabad on Sunday.Speaking on the occasion, Canadian High Commissioner, Heather Cruden said that since women make up half population of any country, so without empowering women and without using their talent, it’s quite impossible to take a country to the stage of sustainable development, as there is a direct correlation between a country’s GDPRead More