poverty

Eradicating poverty not question of charity but of justice: UN chief

Eradicating poverty not question of charity but of justice: UN chief

UNITED NATIONS (APP):UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has stressed the fundamental connection between eradicating poverty and upholding equal rights for all in a message commemorating the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.“Let us remember that ending poverty is not a matter of charity but a question of justice,” the UN Chief said.He said that since […]

1.2bn children threatened by war, poverty, discrimination: study

1.2bn children threatened by war, poverty, discrimination: study

More than half of the world’s children are threatened by conflict, poverty or sexual discrimination, Save the Children said in a report published on Wednesday.Entitled “Many Faces of Exclusion”, the study ranked 175 countries in terms of the threat of child labour, exclusion from education, child marriage and early pregnancy.It found that 1.2 billion children […]

Terrorism, Poverty, Illiteracy and unemployment are the Global Challenges, We have to tackle through our Parliaments: Sardar Ayaz Sadiq

Terrorism, Poverty, Illiteracy and unemployment are the Global Challenges, We have to tackle through our Parliaments: Sardar Ayaz Sadiq

Islamabad; January 9, 2018( Asghar Ali Mubarak)Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that terrorism, extremism, poverty, illiteracy and unemployment are the global challenges and these can be overcome through in exchange of knowledge, expertise and experiences. According to a message received from Victoria, Republic of Seychelles, he expressed these views while […]

Pakistan is committed to work with UNESCO to reduce poverty and illiteracy

Pakistan is committed to work with UNESCO to reduce poverty and illiteracy

Paris 3rd November, 2017. Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Muhammad Baligh ur Rehman expressed Pakistan’s firm commitment to continue working with UNECO and the international community for global peace and development. The Minister said this while delivering country statement at the 39th UNESCO General Conference at the UNESCO headquarter, in Paris today. The […]

Role of World Organization for Animal Heath is vital for rural poverty alleviation

Role of World Organization for Animal Heath is vital for rural poverty alleviation

Pakistan greatly values its partnership with World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) for its livestock development, disease control and overall poverty alleviation. This was stated by Mr. Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan, Pakistan’s Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research during his speech delivered at the 85th General Session of OIE in Paris, today. The […]