Friday, January 27

Tag: UN Women Pakistan

(National): WDD, UN boy launch framework to support gender mainstreaming

Lahore:Women Development Department (WDD) Punjab and UN Women Pakistan launched Punjab Women Development Policy (PWDP) 2018 Implementation Framework on Thursday with an objective to integrate gender focused activities in the work plans of all government departments and institutions to ensure gender mainstreaming in provincial planning. The provincial government developed the PWDP 2018 to systematically eradicate all manifestations of explicit and implicit gender discrimination across all spheres of society and address the whole range of women development concerns and challenges in line with the spirit of the Constitution, Pakistan’s international commitments and priorities of the provincial government to pursue the goal of gender mainstreaming and women empowerment in Punjab. The policy...