PR No. 186 Islamabad : June 24, 2016.

Pakistan Elected unopposed to the Executive Committee of the   Commonwealth Board of Governors.  Pakistan   has   been   elected  unopposed   to   the   Executive   Committee of   the  Commonwealth Board of Governors for the term 2016-2018. The election was held during the annual meeting of the Board of Governors on 14 June 2016, says a  Press Release received here from London here today.
The Executive Committee, comprising  a select group of member countries, is an important   body   of   the   Commonwealth   Secretariat.   It   is mandated   to   oversee   all matters   related   to   finance,   personnel   and administration   of   the Commonwealth  Secretariat. It also makes policy recommendations and review and finalise plans and budget for presentation to the Board of Governors.
Pakistan is one of the founding members of the Commonwealth and is committed to furthering   its   core   values.   Pakistan   is   also   a   member  of   the  Commonwealth Ministerial   Action   Group   and   the   Executive  Committee   of   Commonwealth Foundation.