Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): The international donors have richly praised the Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme and congratulated the entire Ehsaas team for taking the lead to reach out to multi-million deserving households in a transparent, cost-effective and fast manner.
They expressed these views at a webinar hosted by the Ehsaas programme with donors, international development partners and UN agencies to share key findings of Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme penned by Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar. Dr Sania Nishtar shared her experience about the design and implementation of Ehsaas Emergency Cash that will support 16.9 million families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
She was joined at the virtual meeting by Country Directors and heads of International Monetary Fund, The World Bank, Asian Development Bank, and other agencies. The donors lauded the inclusive design of the program and acknowledged that the lessons learnt from the design of Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program in Pakistan provide learning for initiatives in other countries.
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