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UN Habitat Sign’s MoU with Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad, Prime Institute and Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industries

January 10, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): UN Habitat aims to contribute to the “Clean and Green Pakistan programme launched by the Prime Minister of Pakistan to improve the health, hygiene, environment and sanitary conditions in the country over a period of …

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UNDP Pakistan and Kashf Foundation partner to train and mentor 8,000 youth on entrepreneurship

January 9, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, January 09, 2019 (PPI-OT):The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Pakistan and Kashf Foundation have partnered to train and mentor 8,000 young men and women in entrepreneurship skills in targeted areas of Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The aim of …

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New Year’s Babies: Over 15,000 children will be born in Pakistan on New Year’s Day: UNICEF

January 1, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 01, 2019 (PPI-OT): An estimated 15,000 babies will be born in Pakistan on New Year’s Day, UNICEF said today. Pakistani babies will account for 4 per cent of all babies to be born in the world on New …

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WHO Regional Director praises Pakistan’s strong political commitment to achieving universal health coverage on official visit

December 21, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean, has concluded his first official visit to Pakistan by applauding efforts to boost health and health care in the country. The two-day visit, from 17-18 …

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Sialkot Tannery Association along with UNIDO organizes workshop on Cleaner Production Techniques for Tannery Zone Project

December 20, 2018 | General, Official News

Sialkot, December 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): Within the framework of the UNIDO/GEF project entitled “Sialkot Tannery Zone “, The workshop on Advances in Cleaner Production for leather sector and introduction of Best Available Techniques and practices were held at the Pakistan …

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FAO and Pakistan sign Country Programming Framework 2018-2022

December 20, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Pakistan today signed the FAO Country Programming Framework (CPF) setting out the development priorities for collaboration with Pakistan. This CPF will …

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FAO and Pakistan sign Country Programming Framework 2018-2022

December 20, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Pakistan today signed the FAO Country Programming Framework (CPF) setting out the development priorities for collaboration with Pakistan. This CPF will …

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FAO launches Pakistan Dietary Guidelines for Better Nutrition

December 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Ministry of Planning and Development/Reform Commission of the Government of Pakistan in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations launched the ‘Pakistan Dietary Guidelines for better Nutrition’ (PDGN) in Islamabad …

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UNIDO articulates on Energy Management System, ISO 50001 by holding Nation-wide stakeholders Workshops

December 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): With the aim of assessing and aligning competencies of energy professionals and public actors on Energy Management System (EnMS) with special focus on ISO-50001, a number of nationwide workshop were organized in Lahore, Karachi and …

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United Nations Development Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the University of Baltistan, Skardu enter a new framework of cooperation to support Climate Action

December 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Skardu, December 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): A Statement of Intent (SoI) was signed jointly by the University of Baltistan, Skardu, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to provide a framework …

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Pakistan fourth largest producer of chickpeas in the world says FAO report

December 12, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 12, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan is the fourth largest producer of chickpeas in the world and has a huge potential to export potatoes to the Middle East. This was revealed in the Punjab Food Outlook Report 2018 that was …

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Regional Counterparts to discuss ways for effectively combating the trafficking of Afghan opiates

December 11, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): Today, a 2 day interaction between the counter-narcotics authorities of the Islamic Republics of Afghanistan, Iran, and Pakistan commenced at the Islamabad Marriott Hotel. The tripartite event, entitled the ‘13th Triangular Initiative Senior Officials Meeting’, …

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