Secretary Ms. Rabiya Javeria Agha stated that the agenda of the meeting was “Owing Human Rights in Peace and Conflict; lessons and challenges”. She explained that the Ministry of Human Rights wants to put forward strong message with regards to legislation and implementation. She urged to elevate our positive image and to showcase our self to international community. She emphasized that we have done a lot for refuges, paved way forward in our national interest and internationally, we have given strong message regarding protection of women. She further said that we need all stakeholders, including Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Climate Change, Fata Secretariat, Education department and Provincial Governments to help us for the best.
In the meeting participants discussed the role and responsibilities of Human Rights Ministry; the way forward for strengthening legal system by the help of Civil Society and NGOs; institutionalized national and provincial structures. Main objective was to collectively reflect and share current challenges to international community.
Ministry proposed the framework and sideline activities, like exhibitions, stalls for Pakistani Civil Society Organizations and NGOs. Ministry expects to bring national and international observers on this agenda to build a positive image of Pakistan and to highlight achievements of Government.
High level dignitaries from Ministry of Human Rights, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ISI and Ministry of Climate change were present in the meeting.PREVIOUS NEXT