Daily Archives: July 7, 2019


VSO and SSD sign a project ‘Champions of Change’.

Society for Sustainable Development (SSD) and Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO) have signed a project “Champions of Change” in Islamabad on July 5, 2019. The project aims to provide an enabling environment for youth in Pakistan through provision of opportunities for greater civic engagement and to elevate youth voices to play a vital role in achieving both national and international developmental commitments specifically prioritized Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) outlined in the Government of Pakistan’s Vision 2025 Road-Map. The project builds on VSO Pakistan and SSD’s previous pilot project, ‘Leaders for Sustainable Development (LSD)’ and focuses on engaging and training youth leaders […]


Ministry launches campaign: Protecting Our Children: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in Pakistan

Islamabad: The Ministry of Human Rights has identified key priority areas to create awareness on the prevention, protection and redress of issues related to the rights of the child. On Thursday, 4th July 2019, the Ministry of Human Rights in collaboration with European Union launched an awareness campaign to educate people about Protecting Our Children: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in Pakistan. “Safeguarding children is our Islamic duty, our constitutional duty and is in line with our International commitments of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). The government through the Ministry of Human Rights is committed to fulfilling […]