Wednesday , 23 October 2019

Latest News
  • Indo-Pak tensions at highest level after indian violation of LOC.
  • World urges Pak, India to de-escalate tensions, hold talk.
  • OIC condemns Indian terrorism in held Kashmir.
  • International community lauds Pakistan efforts for peace.
  • PM Imran Khan desires peace as it intends to work for poverty alleviation, investment and job creation.
  • Pak returns Indian Pilot in Peace gesture.
  • "Sustainable Business and Responsible Investments"Berlin Economic Forum 2019 will be held on 6-10 March.
  • UN-ESCAP: "Empowering People and Ensuring Inclusiveness and Equality in Asia and the Pecific" 27-29 March 2019 Bangkok Thailand.
  • DW Global Media Forum Bonn" Shifting Power" Scheduled on May 27-28, 2019.
  • Rs 700 bn illegal assets traced in 10 countries. Govt
  • People will see noticeable change in 2 months. IK
  • Dialogue not war is course to peace. Pak Army
  • NAB arrested 476 accused on corruption in 11 months.NAB
  • Govt Housing Dream to cost Rs 2 Trillion Yearly. PTI
  • Saudi Arabia invited to join CPEC-IK
  • Pakistan wishes to help reduce tensions in muslim world.IK
  • HLPF Workshop Monitoring SDGs, claiming rights and meaningful participation: Strategies and tools for civil society ; UN NY.
  • Climate Change destabilises water system: ADB
  • China to co operate in field of space-technology under CPEC.
  • Trillions of dollars needed for anti-poverty plan, says UN
  • Corruption eating away at India 'like a termite' PM Modi.
  • Every minute child dies of water related disease. IMF report
  • Thalassemia cases on the rise due to lack of prevention centres.Khi
  • We are protecting children from polio at the cost of our own lives. Polio workers.
  • Pakistan stands for universal ban on nukes.
  • China sets up $50 b Asian Bank.
  • 65 million ADB funding likely for Power.
  • Over hundred environment cases pending due to non-functional tribunals.
  • Pakistan facing serious malnutrition problems.
  • Govt, Media and Army must work jointly for country. PM.
  • 700 shops suspected of selling fake drugs in Lahore.
  • Four task forces established to check altered food. CM Pb.
  • Pakistan urged to adopt Education for All objective.
  • Govt to adopt UNDP poverty measure.
  • Experts stress woman’s role in poverty alleviation. Isb.
  • Satellite telecom vulnerable to hackers. US report.
  • 6.5 Million children in Pakistan are deprived of primary education.UNICEF
  • UK will help Pakistan to educate 4 million children.
  • 1.4 million students covered under PEF scheme and 7.5 billion Rs allocated for this cause. Edu Minster (Pb).
  • Genetics has significant impact on exam results: study
  • Breast cancer causes 40,000 deaths annually in Pak. Doctors.
  • Govt making laws to eliminate child labor.
  • Judicial system will be reformed with lawyers help. LHC CJ.

No Poverty

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Targets
 By 2030, eradicate extreme poverty for all people everywhere, currently measured as people living on less than $1.25 a day
1.1.1 Proportion of population below the international poverty line, by sex, age, employment status and geographical location (urban/rural)
1.2  By 2030, reduce at least by half the proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national ‚definitions
1.2.1 Proportion of population living below the national poverty line, by sex and age
1.2.2  Proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions
1.3  Implement nationally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all, including floors, and by 2030 achieve substantial coverage of the  poor and the vulnerable
1.3.1 Proportion of population covered by social protection floors/systems, by sex, distinguishing children, unemployed persons, older persons, persons with disabilities, pregnant women, newborns, work-injury victims and the poor and the vulnerable
1.4  By 2030, ensure that all men and women, in particular the poor and the vulnerable, have equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to  basic services, ownership and control over land and other forms of property, inheritance, natural resources, appropriate new technology and  financial  services, including microfinance
1.4.1   Proportion of population living in households with access to basic services
1.4.2  Proportion of total adult population with secure tenure rights to land, with legally recognized documentation and who perceive their rights to land as  secure, by sex and by type of tenure
1.5  By 2030, build the resilience of the poor and those in vulnerable situations and reduce their exposure and vulnerability to climate-related extreme   events and other economic, social and environmental shocks and disasters
1.5.1 Number of deaths, missing persons and persons affected by disaster per 100,000 people
1.5.2  Direct disaster economic loss in relation to global gross domestic product (GDP)a
1.5.3 Number of countries with national and local disaster risk reduction strategiesa
1. Ensure significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources, including through enhanced development cooperation, in order to provide  adequate and predictable means for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, to implement programmes and policies to end  poverty in all its dimensions
1.A.1   Proportion of resources allocated by the government directly to poverty reduction programmes
1.A.2  Proportion of total government spending on essential services (education, health and social protection)
1.B Create sound policy frameworks at the national, regional and international levels, based on pro-poor and gender-sensitive development strategies, to support accelerated investment in poverty eradication actions
1.B.1  Proportion of government recurrent and capital spending to sectors that disproportionately benefit women, the poor and vulnerable groups
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