Fact Sheets on Education – Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Overview Since 2008, governments in KP have made efforts to improve school facilities and infrastructure, increase budgets and invest in teachers. During the last five years, KP is the only province that has regularly allocated more than 20% of total budgets to education. In 2011–2012 the total allocation for education stood at Rs. 63.17 billion. […]

Fact Sheets on Education – Pakistan

12 years of quality education Pakistan’s Right to Education Act 2012 guarantees every child aged 5 to 16 the right to a free and compulsory education. However, the act is not implemented — and girls are left without the education they need to build a better future for their families, communities and country. Pakistan’s education […]

Fact Sheets on Education – Punjab

Since 2003, Punjab has made significant efforts to reform school infrastructure, teachers’ management and overall education sector governance. Yet given the scale of the problem in the province, the need for a renewed focus and increased resourcing is urgent. The provincial government is currently conducting an education policy review. The 2011 Punjab Education Policy estimated […]

Fact Sheets on Education – Sindh

Though Sindh’s Education Sector Plan (ESP) commits to improving equity, access, quality, accountability and financing in the province, there has been little progress for girls. While the total education budget in Sindh increased by 39% between 2014–15 and 2017–18, there has not been a significant accompanying increase in school enrolment numbers. Lack of secondary schools […]

Observational Survey on Ehsaas Cash Grant Distribution

COVID-19 outbreak was first time experienced in the Wuhan City of China at the end of December 2019. Different steps have been taken worldwide for the control of COVID-19. Even with less resources Pakistan also taken rigorous measures like designed special hospitals, laboratories for testing, quarantine facilities, awareness campaign and lock down to control the […]

Impace of Early Age Marriage on Girls, Right to Education

Impact of Early-Age Marriages on Girls Right to Education

Early age marriage of girls is not only violation of their right to education but at the same time girls are deprived of their right to childhood, health and choosing husband of their own choice. It can be considered as a dilemma of our society that a woman is shipped into certain type of traditional […]

BREAD FOR SURVIVAL

BREAD FOR SURVIVAL

An Overview of Livelihood Patterns and Related Gender Issues in PATCommunity of Southern Punjab AWAZ Foundation Pakistan: Center for Development Services (AWAZCDS), a non-governmental organisation (NGO) based in Multan, commenced a study to have a comprehensive overview of livelihood patterns and gender issues attribute to it among PATcommunities of Southern Punjab. Before commencement […]