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Elections 2013
Political parties’ consensus on a code of conduct to ensure free and fair general elections is a significant achievement in the democratic history of Pakistan, say experts at a seminar held by Jinnah Institute. Our Correspondent Wasif Naqvi has the story to report…
Food Security
Pakistan is the leading country in South Asia to have a pilot programme on Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) and a trained workforce to run the programme. Minister for Food Security and Research has launched the pilot project in 12 identified districts of Pakistan. Fatima Mansoor has more…
Peace and Conflict
As Pakistan is facing multiple challenges to its sovereignty at the eastern, western and home front, experts believe that improving the internal security environment will be the best bet for an overall improvement. The worsening condition of Pakistan and American relations and lack of a strategic policy frame work was discussed in a seminar held at the SDPI in Islamabad. Our Correspondent Fatima Mansoor has more... 
SD Conference
In the 14th SDC held in Islamabad an entire panel was dedicated to the theme of changing roles of women participation, in which panelists admitted and advocated main streaming of women in international development. Our correspondent Kashmala Chaudhry has more to tell....
Environment
Globally the temperature is rising due to increased emission of green house gases which is resulting in climate change. Scientist have devised the solar radiation management method of cooling roofs in an innovative method which is not new. Our correspondent Kashmala Chaudhry has more..…
Governance
Dr G. Shabbir Cheema is Director Asia-Pacific Governance and Democracy Initiative (AGDI) and Senior Fellow, East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Social Sector Development
Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and University of Gujrat (UOG) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for extending cooperation in areas of research and capacity building including MS program in sustainable development. Our correspondent Wasif Naqvi has the story...
Miscellaneous
After a lapse of twelve years, Pakistani women tennis team represented the country at the Federation Cup Asia-Oceana zone last year. This year again young girls will be representing the country at the tournament being held in China. Our correspondent Fatima Mansoor interviewed the girl and their coach at Islamabad, just before their departure...
Economic Development
Pakistan was left with only $600 million of foreign reserves when the present government assumed office in 2008. Former principal economic adviser to the government of Pakistan, Sakib sherani says this weak reserve position forced the government to take the IMF programme and was the main cause behind rupee depreciation. Fatima Mansoor attended the Pre-budget seminar, organized at by the SDPI, for the story......