Press Coverage

 

April, 2020

 

 Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
Emergency cash program receives millions of SMS April 3, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/638484-emergency-cash-programme-receives-millions-of-sms
Millions of people want cash grant under Ehsaas April 3, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/03-Apr-2020/millions-of-people-want-cash-grant-under-ehsaas-program-dr-sania
‘8171’: PM launches SMS service to help poor during pandemic April 2, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/04/01/8171-pm-launches-sms-service-help-poor-pandemic/
PM launches Ehsaas Emergency Cash initiative April 2, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/04/01/585682/pm-launches-ehsaas-emergency-cash-initiative/
Dr. Sania Nishtar briefs Prime Minster on Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme April 2, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/04/02/585703/dr-sania-nishtar-briefs-prime-minster-on-ehsas-emergency-cash-programme/amp/
SMS service 8171 launched for deserving families to benefit from Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program April 2, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/01-Apr-2020/sms-service-8171-launched-for-deserving-families-to-benefit-from-ehsaas-emergency-cash-program?version=amp
SMS service launched to provide emergency cash grant to needy April 2, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/587305/sms-service-launched-to-provide-emergency-cash-grant-to-needy/amp/
SMS service 8171 launched for deserving families to benefit from EECP: Sania April 2, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/sms-service-8171-launched-for-deserving-families-to-benefit-from-eecp-sania/amp/
The corona relief package April 2, 2020 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2188215/6-corona-relief-package/
PM Relief Fund, SMS service April 2, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1545743
Ehsaas Programme: A lot needs to be done to firm up cash transfer plan April 1, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/04/01/585518/ehsaas-programme-a-lot-needs-to-be-done-to-firm-up-cash-transfer-plan/

 

March, 2020

 

 Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
Govt to extend support to every segment of society to cope with coronavirus: Dr. Sania March 31, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/31/585348/govt-to-extend-support-to-every-segment-of-society-to-cope-with-coronavirus-dr-sania/
Faith, youth can win war against corona: PM Creates coronavirus relief fund; Asks people to donate generously; Relief force will provide food to people at their homes March 31, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/faith-youth-can-win-war-against-corona-pm-creates-coronavirus-relief-fund-asks-people-to-donate-generously-relief-force-will-provide-food-to-people-at-their-homes/
ECC sanctions Rs1.2 trillion relief package to fight Corono virus March 31, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/31-Mar-2020/ecc-sanctions-rs1-2-trillion-relief-package-to-fight-coronovirus
Govt to ensure delivery of ration food supplies to deserving families March 30, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/585313/govt-to-ensure-delivery-of-ration-food-supplies-to-deserving-families/
COVID-19: ECC approves Rs1.2tr relief package March 30, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/03/30/coronavirus-pandemic-ecc-approves-rs1-2tr-relief-package/
3m corona victims to be identified for Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme March 28, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/635742-3m-corona-victims-to-be-identified-for-ehsaas-emergency-cash-programme
Ehsaas cash programme to benefit 3m people, says Sania March 27, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/03/27/ehsas-cash-programme-benefit-3m-people-says-sania/
Deserving families affected of coronavirus to be given Rs12,000 March 26, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/26-Mar-2020/lockdown-has-reached-houses-of-those-who-imposed-curfew-on-kashmiris
Govt to give Rs12,000 cash grant to every deserving family affected by coronavirus March 26, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/03/26/govt-announces-cash-incentive-for-families-affected-by-coronavirus/
Govt to provide Rs12,000 cash grant to deserving families from next month: Nishtar March 26, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/26/583699/govt-to-provide-rs12000-cash-grant-to-deserving-families-from-next-month-nishtar/
Ehsaas-Saylani Langar-on-Wheels introduced March 23, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/23/582575/ehsaas-saylani-langar-on-wheels-introduced/
Ehsaas-Saylani langar-on-wheels introduced to feed the poor with safety, dignity in times of pandemic emergency March 23, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/ehsaas-saylani-langar-on-wheels-introduced-to-feed-the-poor-with-safety-dignity-in-times-of-pandemic-emergency/
Ehsaas, Saylani ‘Langar on Wheels’ to deliver food aid to poor in pandemic emergency March 23, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/581286/ehsaas-saylani-langar-on-wheels-to-deliver-food-aid-to-poor-in-pandemic-emergency/
Coronavirus epidemic: Hafeez, Sania finalise special relief package March 23, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/23/582579/coronavirus-epidemic-hafeez-sania-finalise-special-relief-package/
‘Langar on Wheels’ to deliver food aid to poor in pandemic emergency March 23, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/633084-langar-on-wheels-to-deliver-food-aid-to-poor-in-pandemic-emergency
Hafeez Shaikh, Sania Nishtar discuss relief package  March 22, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/22/582469/hafeez-shaikh-sania-nishtar-discuss-relief-package/
Ehsaas promotes coronavirus preventive measures while running social protection operations Mar 20, 2020
Pakistan Observer
https://pakobserver.net/ehsaas-promotes-coronavirus-preventive-measures-while-running-social-protection-operations/
Cash transfer begin to mitigate impact of COVID-19: Dr Sania Mar 20, 2020
Business Recorder
https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/20/581750/kifalat-programme-cash-transfers-begin-to-mitigate-impact-of-covid-19-dr-sania/
Ehsaas takes steps to make Kafaalat payments safe from corona Mar 19, 2020
The News International
https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/630737-ehsaas-takes-steps-to-make-kafaalat-payments-safe-from-corona
Dr. Sania appeals masses not to panic Mar 19, 2020
Pakistan Observer

https://pakobserver.net/dr-sania-appeals-masses-not-to-panic/
NADRA asked to close registration centres of Kafaalat programme March 18, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/18/581085/nadra-asked-to-close-registration-centres-of-kafaalat-programme/
Ehsaas ensures people’s health in making Kafaalat payments amid COVID-19 outbreak March 18, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/578161/ehsaas-ensures-peoples-health-in-making-kafaalat-payments-amid-covid-19-outbreak/
New BISP beneficiaries March 16, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1541266/new-bisp-beneficiaries
Event held to scale up girls’ education programme March 14, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/628825-event-held-to-scale-up-girls-education-programme
Government to allocate Rs 5bn for undergraduate scholarships: Shafqat March 14, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/575922/government-to-allocate-rs-5bn-for-undergraduate-scholarships-shafqat/
PM seeks details on those behind sugar and flour shortage March 11, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/11-Mar-2020/pm-seeks-details-on-those-behind-sugar-and-flour-shortage
Data4Pakistan portal launched March 11, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/11/579020/data4pakistan-portal-launched/
PM Imran vows need-based budget allocations March 11, 2020 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2173378/1-pm-imran-launches-data4pakistan-portal-poverty-alleviation/
PM launches Data4Pakistan portal for poverty alleviation March 11, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/03/10/pm-launches-data-portal-for-equal-distribution-of-development-funds/
PM Khan to launch development portal ‘Data4Pakistan’ today March 10, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/10-Mar-2020/pm-to-launch-ehsaas-district-development-portal-data4pakistan-today
PM Imran to launch Data4Pakistan portal today March 10, 2020 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2173088/1-pm-imran-launch-data4pakistan-portal-today/?amp=1
No more increase in gas, electricity tariffs: PM Mar 10, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1539659
No more hike in power, gas tariffs: PM Mar 10, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/626979-no-more-hike-in-power-gas-tariffs-pm
Inflation successfully tamed: PM Mar 10, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/10/578699/inflation-successfully-tamed-pm/
People, industry can’t sustain more pressure: PM Imran Khan Mar 10, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/626796-people-industry-can-t-sustain-more-pressure-pm-imran-khan
Gas, power rates won’t go up at any cost: PM Mar 10, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/10-Mar-2020/gas-power-rates-won-t-go-up-at-any-cost-pm
Sufferings of poor to be mitigated at all costs: Imran Says success of US-Taliban deal will ensure peace in tribal areas Mar 10, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/sufferings-of-poor-to-be-mitigated-at-all-costs-imran-says-success-of-us-taliban-deal-will-ensure-peace-in-tribal-areas/
No more hike in power, gas tariffs, PM Imran promises Mar 10, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/03/09/no-more-hike-in-power-gas-tariffs-says-pm-imran/
PM Imran launches Ehsaas Kafaalat Programme in Mohmand Mar 9, 2020 Daily Pakistan https://en.dailypakistan.com.pk/09-Mar-2020/pm-imran-launches-ehsaas-kafalat-programme-in-mohmand
PM Imran inaugurates sports event in Peshawar, to visit Mohmand Mar 9, 2020 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2172292/1-prime-minister-imran-khan-visit-peshawar-mohmand-today/
Financial inclusion imperative for women empowerment: Alvi March 9, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/626460-financial-inclusion-imperative-for-women-empowerment-president-alvi
PM Kafaalat programme to be launched in KP today March 9, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/09-Mar-2020/pm-kafaalat-programme-to-be-launched-in-kp-today
BISP arranges seminar on Women Day March 9, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/09-Mar-2020/bisp-arranges-seminar-on-women-day
President Alvi for financial inclusion of women to ensure their empowerment March 9, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/572470/president-alvi-for-financial-inclusion-of-women-to-ensure-their-empowerment/
Second phase of Ehsaas Kafaalat to be launched today March 9, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/03/08/second-phase-of-ehsaas-kafaalat-programme-to-be-launched-in-kp/
Dr Sania spot checks Kafaalat registration desk March 7, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/625027-dr-sania-nishtar-spot-checks-kafaalat-registration-desk
15 selected districts to have more NADRA desks: Dr Sania March 7, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/07/577825/ehsaas-programme-15-selected-districts-to-have-more-nadra-desks-dr-sania/
175,000 people registered in Ehsaas NADRA Haripur centres March 7, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/175000-people-registered-in-ehsas-nadra-haripur-centres/
Ehsaas scholarships to be first ever state sponsored mega initiative’ March 3, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/622949-ehsaas-scholarships-to-be-first-ever-state-sponsored-mega-initiative
Ehsaas’ scholarships first ever state sponsored initiative: Dr Nishtar March 3, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/03-Mar-2020/ehsaas-scholarships-first-ever-state-sponsored-initiative-dr-nishtar
Ehsaas scholarships for deserving students launched March 3, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/03-Mar-2020/ehsaas-scholarships-for-deserving-students-launched
PM orders plan to provide more relief to poor people March 3, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/569054/pm-orders-plan-to-provide-more-relief-to-poor-people/
Mega undergraduate scholarship programme launched March 3, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/03/03/576589/mega-undergraduate-scholarship-programme-launched/
Women for a futuristic world March 3, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/magazine/you/621757-women-for-a-futuristic-world
Imran launches scholarship programme for youth March 3, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/03/02/imran-launches-scholarship-programme-for-youth/
50,000 to get scholarships under Ehsaas programme March 2, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1537760/50000-to-get-scholarships-under-ehsaas-programme
Ehsaas Programme: PM Imran to award 50,000 undergraduate scholarships March 2, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/622655-pm-to-give-away-ehsaas-scholarships-today

 

February, 2020

 

 Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
Dr Sania sits on QAU grounds to discuss Ehsaas scholarships Fabruary 28, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/620853-dr-sania-sits-on-qau-grounds-to-discuss-ehsaas-scholarships
Sania discusses Ehsaas Scholarships with QAU students Fabruary 28, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/sania-discusses-ehsaas-scholarships/
Nestlé Pakistan bags ‘Living the Global Compact Best Practices Sustainability Award 2019’ Fabruary 27, 2020 Daily Pakistan https://en.dailypakistan.com.pk/27-Feb-2020/nestle-pakistan-bags-living-the-global-compact-best-practices-sustainability-award-2019
Ehsaas meeting on data analytics Fabruary 27, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/620300-ehsaas-meeting-on-data-analytics
Dr Sania Nishtar is quietly doing things considered ‘almost impossible’ in Pakistan Fabruary 27, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/620507-dr-sania-nishter-is-quietly-doing-things-considered-almost-impossible-in-pakistan
Nestlé Pakistan declared SDG champion by UNGC Fabruary 27, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/nestle-pakistan-declared-sdg-champion-by-ungc/
Cabinet approves uniform education policy Fabruary 26, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/619963-cabinet-approves-uniform-education-policy
FAO, Ehsaas discuss nutrition agenda Fabruary 16, 2020 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2157736/1-fao-ehsaas-discuss-nutrition-agenda/
FAO, Ehsaas explore options to drive forward progressive agriculture and nutrition agenda Fabruary 16, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/559449/fao-ehsaas-explore-options-to-drive-forward-progressive-agriculture-and-nutrition-agenda/
FAO steps in to help control locust attack Fabruary 16, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1534764
FAO, Pakistan discuss nutrition agenda Fabruary 16, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/16-Feb-2020/fao-ehsaas-discuss-nutrition-agenda
Turkish first lady Emine Erdogan says empowering women crucial for progress Fabruary 15, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/613913-turkish-first-lady-emine-erdogan-says-no-society-can-progress-without-empowering-its-women
‘No society can progress without empowering its women,’ says Turkish First Lady Emine Erdogan Fabruary 15, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1534440
Self-reliant women contribute to economy: Emine Erdogan Fabruary 15, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/15-Feb-2020/self-relient-women-contribute-to-economy-emine-erdogan
CDA, Ehsaas work on plan to set up display centres for skilled women Fabruary 05, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1532494/cda-ehsaas-work-on-plan-to-set-up-display-centres-for-skilled-women
Entrepreneurial display centre to be set up for women Fabruary 05, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/609120-entrepreneurial-display-centre-to-be-set-up-for-women
Ehsaas determined to reshaping women entrepreneurship: SAPM Fabruary 05, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/552536/ehsaas-determined-to-reshaping-women-entrepreneurship-sapm/
Ehsaas determined to reshaping women entrepreneurship Fabruary 05, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/ehsaas-determined-to-reshaping-women-entrepreneurship/
Right Step towards poverty alleviation Fabruary 02, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/550645/right-steps-towards-poverty-alleviation/
Kafalat for poor Fabruary 02, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/kafalat-for-poor/
PM launches Rs200b ‘Ehsaas Kafaalat Programme’ for 7m deserving women Fabruary 01, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/01-Feb-2020/pm-launches-rs200b-ehsaas-kafaalat-programme-for-7m-deserving-women
Govt to depoliticise currency notes by removing photo of AIML politician Fabruary 01, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/02/01/govt-to-depoliticise-currency-notes-by-removing-photo-of-aiml-politician/
Pakistan still facing difficult situation: PM Imran Fabruary 01, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/607309-pakistan-still-facing-difficult-situation-pm-imran
‘Kafaalat’ for 7 million poor women launched by PM Fabruary 01, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/02/01/567063/kafaalat-for-7-million-poor-women-launched-by-pm/

 

January, 2020

 

 Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
PM Imran launches Kifalat Card with Quaid’s picture today January 31, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/606871-pm-launches-kifalat-card-with-quaid-s-picture-today
Ehsaas Kafaalat launched to empower underprivileged women January 31, 2020 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2020/01/31/pm-imran-launches-ehsaas-kafaalat-programme-for-underprivileged-women/
Government’s bold decision to depoliticise safety nets Quaid’s picture to be on Ehsaas Kafaalat cards January 31, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/governments-bold-decision-to-depoliticise-safety-nets-quaids-picture-to-be-on-ehsaas-kafaalat-cards/
FBR to take action against 196 of its employees for taking BISP benefit January 29, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/548397/fbr-to-take-action-against-196-of-its-employees-for-taking-bisp-benefit/
Govt officers availing BISP won’t be named January 29, 2020 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2146221/1-govt-officers-availing-bisp-wont-named/
BISP programme: Senate body concerned over exclusion of 850,000 beneficiaries January 29, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/605703-bisp-programme-senate-body-concerned-over-exclusion-of-850-000-beneficiaries
Less developed areas: survey to be conducted for identifying poor, Senate body told January 29, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/29/565884/less-developed-areas-survey-to-be-conducted-for-identifying-poor-senate-body-told/
Initiative to empower poor women to be launched on Friday January 28, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1530920/initiative-to-empower-poor-women-to-be-launched-on-friday
Poor women to get monthly stipend under Kafalat programme January 28, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/605434-poor-women-to-get-monthly-stipend-under-kafalat-programme
Ehsaas innovative digital payment system for women introduced January 28, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/ehsaas-innovative-digital-payment-system-for-women-introduced/
Digital payment system: PM to launch Kafalat Programme on 31st: Dr Sania January 28, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/28/565543/digital-payment-system-pm-to-launch-kafalat-programme-on-31st-dr-sania/
Ehsaas digital payment system made operational January 28, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/547456/ehsaas-digital-payment-system-made-operational/
Digital payment system for women under Kafalat Programme to launch on Jan 31 January 28, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/28-Jan-2020/digital-payment-system-for-women-under-kafalat-programme-to-launch-on-jan-31
The pro-poor policies of PM January 27, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/27/565163/the-pro-poor-policies-of-pm/
Ehsaas Kafalat Programme January 27, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/ehsaas-kafalat-programme/
Sania inaugurates biometric ATM for beneficiaries of EKP January 26, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/26/564984/sania-inaugurates-biometric-atm-for-beneficiaries-of-ekp/
JICA keen to collaborate with Ehsaas Programme January 25, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/545715/jica-keen-to-collaborate-with-ehsaas-programme/
Jazz launches cheap 4G phone January 24, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1530174/corporate-watch
PM to launch Ehsaas Kifalat programme on January 31 January 24, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/24/564462/pm-to-launch-ehsaas-kifalat-programme-on-january-31/
Jazz introduces Digit 4G-smartphone January 24, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/jazz-introduces-digit-4g-smartphone/
Jazz introduces affordable smartphone January 23, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/544913/jazz-introduces-affordable-smartphone/
Govt to launch institutional arrangement in next three months: Dr Sania Jan 23, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/23-Jan-2020/govt-to-launch-institutional-arrangement-in-next-three-months-dr-sania
Ehsaas Programme outreach: Government to launch ‘institutional arrangement’ in 3 months: Nishtar Jan 23, 2020 Business Recorder
https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/23/564121/ehsaas-programme-outreach-government-to-launch-institutional-arrangement-in-3-months-nishtar/
Gov. Plans measures to make BISP transparent Jan 23, 2020 The Express Tribune
https://tribune.com.pk/story/2142470/1-new-mechanism-make-bisp-transparent-anvil/?amp=1
Special System to ensure transparency in spending private sector donations Jan 23, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/602957-special-system-to-ensure-transparency-in-spending-private-sector-donations
Alvi emphasizes need for properly channelled philanthropy Jan 23, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2020-01-23/page-13/detail-1
Dr. Sania draws on field visits for results-driven implementation of Ehsaas January 17, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/599765-dr-sania-starts-field-visits-for-results-driven-implementation-of-ehsaas
12th CSR Summit to be inaugurated on Jan 22 January 17, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/599856-12th-csr-summit-to-be-inaugurated-on-jan-22
Dr. Sania visits field offices to ensure implementation of Ehsaas January 17, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/540933/dr-sania-visits-field-offices-to-ensure-implementation-of-ehsaas/
Dr. Sania visits Chakwal January 17, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/17/562425/ehsaas-programme-dr-sania-visits-chakwal/
Dr. Sania on field visits to ensure results-driven implementation of Ehsaas January 17, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/dr-sania-on-field-visits-to-ensure-results-driven-implementation-of-ehsaas/
Govt likely to launch Ehsaas Kifalat programme by end of ongoing month January 16, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/16-Jan-2020/govt-likely-to-launch-ehsaas-kifalat-programme-by-end-of-ongoing-month
BISP beneficiaries included 140,000 govt officials: Sania January 16, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/bisp-beneficiaries-included-140000-govt-officials-sania/
BISP beneficiaries included 0.14m govt officers’ January 16, 2020 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2138052/1-bisp-beneficiaries-included-0-14m-govt-officers/
BISP beneficiaries included 140,000 govt employees: Sania Nishtar January 15, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/598896-bisp-beneficiaries-included-140000-govt-employees-sania-nishtar
140,000 govt employees were beneficiaries of BISP, reveals Sania Nishtar January 15, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/539851/140000-govt-employees-were-beneficiaries-of-bisp-reveals-sania-nishtar/
Govt takes stern action against BISP ghost beneficiaries: Sania Nishtar January 15, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/15/561922/govt-takes-stern-action-against-bisp-ghost-beneficiaries-sania-nishtar/
No student will be left out of Ehsaas scholarship programme January 15, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/no-student-will-be-left-out-of-ehsas-scholarship-programme/
Ehsaas scholarships committee discusses progress, next steps January 15, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/598718-ehsaas-scholarships-committee-discusses-progress-next-steps
132,192 students applied for first phase of Ehsaas Project January 15, 2020 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/15-Jan-2020/132-192-students-applied-for-first-phase-of-ehsaas-project
2,543 govt officers among ineligible BISP beneficiaries January 09, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/595841-2-543-govt-officers-among-ineligible-bisp-beneficiaries
BISP takes action against officers who got govt help meant for poor January 09, 2020 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1527179
2,543 BISP officers removed, NA told January 09, 2020 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2020/01/09/560262/two-543-bisp-officers-removed-na-told/
2,543 govt officers’ names deleted from list of BISP beneficiaries January 09, 2020 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/535540/2543-govt-officers-names-deleted-from-list-of-bisp-beneficiaries/
‘Ehsaas’ to improve quality of delivery: Sania January 03, 2020 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/592716-ehsaas-to-improve-quality-of-delivery-sania
Dr. Sania paid unannounced visits to Mandi More Panah Gah January 02, 2020 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/dr-sania-paid-unannounced-visits-to-mandi-more-panah-gah/

 

November, 2019

 

 Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
33% reduction in deaths of children by malnutrition: WFP December 18, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/584941-33-reduction-in-deaths-of-children-by-malnutrition-wfp
New study launched on leveraging social protection system for stunting prevention December 18, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/522124/new-study-launched-on-leveraging-social-protection-system-for-stunting-prevention/
New study launched on leveraging social protection system December 18, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/new-study-launched-on-leveraging-social-protection-system/
Oxford varsity professor lauds Ehsaas December 17, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/oxford-varsity-professor-lauds-ehsaas/
Facebook can help fight malnutrition: Sania Nishtar December 15, 2019 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2118111/5-facebook-can-help-fight-malnutrition-sania-nishtar/
Drive launched to connect malnutrition experts with digital marketers Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1522300
Ehsaas ties the knot with Facebook December 15, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/15-Dec-2019/ehsaas-ties-the-knot-with-facebook
New approach to measuring poverty discussed BISP to use diverse metrics to assess economic well-being of people December 14, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/new-approach-to-measuring-poverty-discussed-bisp-to-use-diverse-metrics-to-assess-economic-well-being-of-people/
Ehsaas discusses UNDP report to see how it can inform policy December 13, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/582799-ehsaas-discusses-undp-report-to-see-how-it-can-inform-policy
Panel for launching effective poverty alleviation programme December 13, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/12/13/552856/far-flung-areas-panel-for-launching-effective-poverty-alleviation-programme/
Pakistan ranks 152nd in human development index December 13, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/12/13/552824/pakistan-ranks-152nd-in-human-development-index/
Ehsaas Labour Expert Group’s Report in the Pipeline December 12, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/582202-ehsaas-labour-expert-group-s-report-in-the-pipeline
Girls Learn, Women Earn’: Fast-track WB programme launched December 12, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/582236-girls-learn-women-earn-fast-track-wb-programme-launched
Programme launched to support girls’ education December 12, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1521805/programme-launched-to-support-girls-education
World Bank for commitment to mitigate, overcome learning poverty December 12, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/12/12/552506/world-bank-for-commitment-to-mitigate-overcome-learning-poverty/?page&year=2019&monthnum=12&day=12
Experts deliberate how to provide minimum standards of living to workers December 11, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/experts-deliberate-how-to-provide-minimum-standards-of-living-to-workers/
One-third of healthcare providers face violence: survey December 07, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1520827/one-third-of-healthcare-providers-face-violence-survey
Survey on violence against healthcare workers launched December 07, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/579741-survey-on-violence-against-healthcare-workers-launched
ICRC launches survey on violence against healthcare workers December 07, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/icrc-launches-survey-on-violence-against-healthcare-workers/
Healthcare workers’ training on emergency communications urged December 07, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/07-Dec-2019/healthcare-workers-training-on-emergency-communication-urged
APWC presidents seek Ehsaas support December 04, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/578507-apwc-presidents-seek-ehsaas-support
APWC presidents call on Dr Sania to seek partnership under Ehsaas December 04, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/512571/apwc-presidents-call-on-dr-sania-to-seek-partnership-under-ehsaas/
APWCs’ presidents call on Sania Nishtar to seek partnership under Ehsaas December 04, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/apwcs-presidents-call-on-sania-nishtar-to-seek-partnership-under-ehsaas/
APWC presidents seek Ehsaas support December 04, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/578507-apwc-presidents-seek-ehsaas-support
Businesswomen explore ways to counter socio-economic barriers Dec 3, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/577866-businesswomen-explore-ways-to-counter-socio-economic-barriers
Human resource training must for achieving sustainable development: President Dec 3, 2019 The Nation https://staging.nation.com.pk/03-Dec-2019/human-resource-training-must-for-achieving-sustainable-development-president
PM’s assistant asks graduates to face challenges with courage and perseverance Dec 1, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/576874-pm-s-assistant-asks-graduates-to-face-challenges-with-courage-and-perseverance
Dr Sania Nishtar meets governor Dec 1, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/577010-dr-sania-nishtar-meets-governor
Princess Sarah applauds Pakistan’s efforts to fight malnutrition Nov 30, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/576364-princess-sarah-applauds-pakistan-s-efforts-to-fight-malnutrition
Jordanian princess vows to address malnutrition in Pakistan Nov 30, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1519625/jordanian-princess-vows-to-address-malnutrition-in-pakistan
Graduation ceremony at PAF finishing School held Nov 30, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/576245-graduation-ceremony-at-paf-finishing-school-held
PM launches financial inclusion initiative November 27, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1519048
PM reiterates resolves to alleviate poverty November 27, 2019 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2107142/1-pm-reiterates-resolves-alleviate-poverty/
PM launches Ehsaas Financial Inclusion Strategy initiative November 27, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/27-Nov-2019/pm-launches-ehsas-financial-inclusion-strategy-initiative
Queen Maxima praises Ehsaas programme November 27, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/11/27/548025/queen-maxima-praises-ehsaas-programme/
PM launches Ehsaas Financial Inclusion Strategy initiative November 27, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/508218/pm-launches-ehsas-financial-inclusion-strategy-initiative/
PM to launch flagship Ehsaas financial strategy November 26, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/pm-to-launch-flagship-ehsaas-financial-strategy/
‘We are embedding welfare policies into every ministry’s work’ an interview with Dr Sania Nishtar November 25, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/11/25/547367/we-are-embedding-welfare-policies-into-every-ministrys-work-an-interview-with-dr-sania-nishtar/
Govt to increase number of Community Welfare Attaches, Protector Emigration Offices: Dr Sania Nishtar November 24, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/11/24/547265/govt-to-increase-number-of-community-welfare-attaches-protector-emigration-offices-dr-sania-nishtar-2/
Ehsaas agenda focuses on women, girls specially: Dr Sania Nishtar November 23, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/11/23/547072/ehsaas-agenda-focuses-on-women-girls-specially-dr-sania-nishtar/
The Ehsaas Way November 20, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/571368-the-ehsaas-way
TVO Board meets after six years November 19, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/571140-tvo-board-meets-after-six-years
Trust voluntary groups revived after six years November 19, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1517560/trust-voluntary-groups-revived-after-six-years
Recently formed BoD of TVO holds its first meeting November 19, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/19-Nov-2019/recently-formed-bod-of-tvo-holds-its-first-meeting
Int’l organizations join Ehsaas programme for people’s uplift November 19, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/intl-organizations-join-ehsaas-programme-for-peoples-uplift/
Roll out of Ehsaas Governance and Integrity Policy and Observatory begins November 16, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/569487-roll-out-of-ehsaas-governance-and-integrity-policy-and-observatory-begins
Development partners, UN agencies and international organizations join forces for Ehsaas November 16, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/development-partners-un-agencies-and-international-organizations-join-forces-for-ehsaas/
Pakistan will thrive as more women participate in economy: Dr Sania Nishtar November 16, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/11/16/544705/pakistan-will-thrive-as-more-women-participate-in-economy/
Federal Cabinet approves Ehsaas policy proposal November 14, 2019 Express Tribune https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201911130081&EN_ID=11201911130027&EMID=11201911130007
Cabinet approves policy to check corruption in social safety nets November 13, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1516385
New innovative financing key to tackling extreme poverty November 13, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/new-innovative-financing-key-to-tackling-extreme-poverty/
New innovative financing key to tackling extreme poverty: Dr Sania November 13, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/499446/new-innovative-financing-key-to-tackling-extreme-poverty-dr-sania/
Letter to Editor: PM’s scholarships November 10, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1515990
PNCC’s maiden meeting held November 09, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/11/09/542930/pnnccs-maiden-meeting-held/
Mapping of nutrition stakeholders on the cards November 09, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/553023-mapping-of-nutrition-stakeholders-on-the-cards
Ehsaas Program: PASSD to facilitate 4.2 million orphans November 09, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/553167-ehsaas-program-passd-to-facilitate-42-million-orphans
PM launches ambitious scholarship scheme for talented youth November 05, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1514983/pm-launches-ambitious-scholarship-scheme-for-talented-youth
Ration programme for the poor on the cards November 05, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/550832-ration-programme-for-poor-on-the-cards
PM launches largest ever scholarship programme November 05, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/495024/pm-launches-largest-ever-scholarship-programme/
Sania briefs WB delegation on contribution of poverty eradication programme ‘Ehsaas’ November 02, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/sania-briefs-wb-delegation-on-contribution-of-poverty-eradication-programme-ehsas/
WB president visits BISP HQs November 02, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/11/02/540502/wb-president-visits-bisp-hqs/
PPAF organizes 3rd Int’l Conference on Research and Learning November 01, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/ppaf-organizes-3rd-intl-conference-on-research-and-learning-beyond-action-towards-transformation/

 

October, 2019

 

 Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
Poverty graduation programme to help poor become self-reliant October 31, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1513855/poverty-graduation-programme-to-help-poor-become-self-reliant
Innovative improve solutions help improve poor people’s socio-economic standards: experts October 31, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/10/31/539700/ppaf-conference-innovative-improve-solutions-help-improve-poor-peoples-socio-economic-standards-experts/
PPAF organized international moot on research and learning October 31, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/492026/ppaf-organises-international-moot-on-research-and-learning/
HEC, BISP to sponsor 50,000 undergraduate scholarships October 27, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/27-Oct-2019/hec-bisp-to-sponsor-50-000-undergraduate-scholarships
Ehsaas to promote human capital development October 27, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/546852-ehsaas-to-promote-human-capital-development
Ehsaas value chain building committee meets October 26, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/546380-ehsaas-value-chain-building-committee-meets
Challenges to agriculture sector negatively impacting wellbeing of farmers: EVCBC October 26, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/26-Oct-2019/challenges-to-agriculture-sector-negatively-impacting-wellbeing-of-farmers-evcbc
Inter-ministerial Nutrition Taskforce under ‘Ehassas’ hailed October 23, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/10/23/536893/inter-ministerial-nutrition-taskforce-under-ehsaas-hailed/
PASSD to launch undergraduate scholarships project October 23, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/23-Oct-2019/passd-to-launch-undergraduate-scholarship-project
Senate body discusses USC performance October 22, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/10/22/536611/senate-body-discusses-usc-performance/
PBM, PPAF to provide interest free loans to 25,000 WEC trained women October 20, 2019 Pakistan Observer https://pakobserver.net/index.php/2019/10/20/pbm-ppaf-to-provide-interest-free-loans-to-25000-wec-trained-women/
Multidimensional poverty stands at 38.4 percent, says Dr. Sania October 19, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/10/19/532551/multidimensional-poverty-stands-at-384-percent-says-dr-sania/
PBM, PPAF join hands to provide soft loans to Women Empowerment Centres’ trainees October 19, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/19-Oct-2019/pbm-ppaf-join-hands-to-provide-soft-loans-to-women-empowerment-centres-trainees
Honorary doctorate for Sania Nishtar October 18, 2019 DAWN https://www.dawn.com/news/1511456/honorary-doctorate-for-sania-nishtar
Dr. Sania receives DSc from Kings College October 18, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/542609-dr-sania-receives-dsc-from-kings-college
King’s College confers honorary doctorate degree on Dr. Sania October 18, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/485170/kingss-college-confers-honorary-doctorate-degree-on-dr-sania/
Poverty Eradication in Pakistan October 16, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/484145/poverty-eradication-in-pakistan/
Logic behind the Langer (Op-ed by Dr. Sania Nishtar) October 15, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/541193-logic-behind-the-langar
Beggar-turned-entrepreneur honoured at LADIESFUND Awards October 15, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/483780/beggar-turned-entrepreneur-honoured-at-ladiesfund-awards/
ADB to give Pakistan $200m for social protection October 12, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1510390
Women’s contributions to various fields acknowledged at award ceremony October 12, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/539839-women-s-contributions-to-various-fields-acknowledged-at-award-ceremony
Ehsaas langar all set to be inaugurated October 07, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/537659-ehsaas-langar-all-set-to-be-inaugurated
First Ehsaas Langar launched in capital October 07, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/07-Oct-2019/first-ehsaas-langar-launched-in-capital
Govt to launch scholarships scheme for underprivileged October 04, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1508804
‘Ehsaas’ undergraduate scholarships to be launched this month October 04, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/535980-ehsaas-undergraduate-scholarships-to-be-launched-this-month
‘Ehsaas Langar’ to be launched for the needy October 03, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1508619/ehsaas-langar-to-be-launched-for-the-needy
‘Ehsaas Langar’ shortly in Islamabad October 03, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/535559-ehsaas-langar-shortly-in-islamabad
Dr. Sania exhibits Ehsaas at global level October 02, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/535042-dr-sania-exhibits-ehsaas-at-global-level
Dr. Sania exhibits Ehsaas on the sidelines of UNGA 74th session October 02, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/01-Oct-2019/dr-sania-exhibits-ehsaas-on-the-sidelines-of-unga-74th-session
Dr. Sania exhibits Ehsaas at global level October 02, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/535042-dr-sania-exhibits-ehsaas-at-global-level
Dr. Sania exhibits Ehsaas on the sidelines of UNGA 74th session  October 02, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/01-Oct-2019/dr-sania-exhibits-ehsaas-on-the-sidelines-of-unga-74th-session

 

September, 2019

 

 Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
Doubling Ehsaas? September 30, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1508152/doubling-ehsaas
Ehsaas, sports and SDGs September 29, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/533486-ehsaas-sports-and-sdgs
Ehsaas programme to get $200m from Gates Foundation September 27, 2019 Express Tribune https://www.app.com.pk/bill-melinda-gates-foundation-sign-mou-with-ehsaas-on-poverty-alleviation/
Sufficient Social Capital now exists for ‘Ehsaas’ to take off September 27, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/532583-sufficient-social-capital-now-exists-for-ehsaas-to-take-off
MoU focusing on poverty alleviation signed with Bill Gates Foundation September 27, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1507584/mou-focusing-on-poverty-alleviation-signed-with-bill-gates-foundation
Dr Sania supports women in business September 25, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/531721-dr-sania-supports-women-in-business
Building on the Ehsaas debate September 24, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/531069-building-on-the-ehsaas-debate
Found the remedy in Ehsaas September 23, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1506866/found-the-remedy-in-ehsaas
Pakistan is leading the way with its welfare state – the world can learn from its innovation September 19, 2019 The Telegraph https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/climate-and-people/pakistan-leading-way-welfare-state-world-can-learn-innovation/
Letter to Editor: Ehsaas programme September 16, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/16-Sep-2019/ehsas-programme
Dr Sania wins applause for rallying action on biggest killers September 13, 2019 The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/525701-dr-sania-wins-applause-for-rallying-action-on-biggest-killers
WHO chief praises Nishtar’s work September 12, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1504718
WHO DG lauds Dr Sania’s work on NCDs September 12, 2019 Business Recorder https://fp.brecorder.com/2019/09/20190912516798/
Punjab Cabinet approves law reforms September 12, 2019 The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/525363-punjab-cabinet-approves-law-reforms
Partnership with provinces sought for success of Ehsaas September 02, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1503060

 

August, 2019

 

Article Name Date  Newspaper  URL
President briefed on BISP, Ehsaas programme and initiatives August 29, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1502277/president-briefed-on-bisp-ehsaas-programme-and-initiatives
BISP initiatives fully aligned with agenda for change: Alvi August 29, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/455957/bisp-initiatives-fully-aligned-with-agenda-for-change-alvi/
Provision of security net to poor people primary responsibility of State: President August 28, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/08/28/520315/provision-of-security-net-to-poor-people-primary-responsibility-of-state-president/
 Bill Gates offered support for eradicating   polio August 22, 2019 Pak Tribune http://paktribune.com/news/Bill-Gates-offered-support-for-eradicating-polio-282939.html
 Dr Sania joins strategic leadership retreat   for Ethiopian women ministers August 20, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/514590-dr-sania-joins-strategic-leadership-retreat-for-ethiopian-women-ministers
 Foundation of good governance, reforms   laid August 19, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1500347
PM’s aide counts govt’s one-year achievements August 18, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1500158/pms-aide-counts-govts-one-year-achievements
PM launches health plan for people with disabilities August 18, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1500154/pm-launches-health-plan-for-people-with-disabilities
‘Ehsaas framework alive to rights of disabled persons’ August 18, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/513669-ehsaas-framework-alive-to-rights-of-disabled-persons
Government’s Ehsaas Program Will Lift 6m Women Out Of Poverty August 16, 2019 Dawn https://blog.siasat.pk/ehsaas-program-lift-6m-women-poverty/
Children who are forced to beg or abused should be protected August 14, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1499382
Govt mulls identity cards for abandoned children: Dr Nishtar August 14, 2019 Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2033596/1-govt-mulls-identity-cards-abandoned-children-dr-nishtar/
Special Assistant to Prime Minister for Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar and Provincial Minister Raja Rashid Hafeez cutting cake on the occasion of Eid ul Azha at Child Protection Bureau. August 13, 2019 APP https://photo.app.com.pk/photo/2019/08/297229/
Ehsaas communications committee meets

 

August 11, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/511260-ehsaas-communications-committee-meets
Insaf Insurance Card Ensures 3.3 Mln People For Health Expenditures

 

August 11, 2019 Urdu Point https://www.urdupoint.com/en/pakistan/insaf-insurance-card-ensures-33-mln-people-f-688599.html
Ehsaas Communications body’s maiden meeting held August 10, 2019 Business Recorder https://fp.brecorder.com/2019/08/20190810505735/
Poverty Alleviation And Social Safety Division To Accelerate Policy Reform Of Public Hospitals

 

August 09, 2019 Urdu Point https://www.urdupoint.com/en/pakistan/poverty-alleviation-and-social-safety-divisio-687360.html

 

JULY, 2019

 

Article Name Date  Newspaper URL
Building on the poverty debate July 31, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/505998-building-on-the-poverty-debate
BISP and Social Protection July 31, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/505999-bisp-and-social-protection
Commonwealth conference secession discusses poverty eradication July 31, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/506326-commonwealth-conference-session-discusses-poverty-eradication
PASSD establishes ‘safety nets for deserving poor’ July 31, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/440292/passd-establishes-safety-nets-for-deserving-poor/
PASSD to accelerate policy reform of public hospitals July 30, 2019 APP https://www.app.com.pk/passd-to-accelerate-policy-reform-of-public-hospitals/
BISP To Facilitate Welfare Program For Education July 28, 2019 Urdu Point https://www.urdupoint.com/en/pakistan/bisp-to-facilitate-welfare-program-for-educat-680634.html
BISP brings over 3.5m children back to school July 26, 2019 The Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2023453/1-bisp-brings-3-5m-children-back-school/
Ehsaas labour expert group meets for the 8th time July 26, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/503648-ehsaas-labour-expert-group-meets-for-8th-time
Poverty alleviation programme to be completed with 4.126b July 26, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/503815-poverty-alleviation-programme-to-be-completed-with-rs-4-126b
Strategy to implement Ehsaas programme finalized July 24, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1495880/strategy-to-implement-ehsaas-programme-finalised
Ehsaas Program’s entire agenda on women’s welfare: Dr. Sania Nishtar July 24, 2019 Associated Press of Pakistan https://www.app.com.pk/ehsaas-programs-entire-agenda-on-women-welfare-dr-sania-nishtar/
PASSD Ehsaas announced committees for smooth implementation: Nishtar July 23, 2019 Associated Press of Pakistan https://www.app.com.pk/passd-ehsaas-announces-committees-for-smooth-implementation-nishtar/
Govt to eliminate viral hepatitis through public-private partnership: Dr Sania July 22, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/434548/govt-to-eliminate-viral-hepatitis-through-public-private-partnership-dr-sania/
Govt is confident to achieve target of poverty alleviation target: Dr. Sania Nishtar July 21, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/21-Jul-2019/govt-s-efforts-to-pull-poor-out-of-poverty-towards-prosperity-dr-sania-nishtar
Dr. Sania, PPAF discuss action plan for poverty reduction under ‘Ehsaas’ programme July 20, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/500885-dr-sania-ppaf-discuss-action-plan-for-poverty-reduction-under-ehsaas-programme
Fight against poverty gaining pace: Dr. Sania July 20, 2019 Business Recorder https://fp.brecorder.com/2019/07/20190720498868/
Pakistan poverty alleviation fund providing social safety to poor: Dr. Sania Nishtar July 19, 2019 ARY News https://arynews.tv/en/pakistan-poverty-alleviation-fund-providing-social-safety-to-poor-dr-sania-nishtar/
Pakistan firm on reducing poverty by 2023: UN told July 17, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/499633-pakistan-firm-on-reducing-poverty-by-2023-un-told/
31-point Ehsaas governance and integrity policy released July 16, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/499057-31-point-ehsaas-governance-and-integrity-policy-released
Special persons’ care is a collective responsibility of state, society: Alvi July 16, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/430926/special-persons-care-is-a-collective-responsibility-of-state-society-alvi/
Comprehensive policy under Ehsaas to reach deserving people: Dr. Sania July 15, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/430001/comprehensive-policy-under-ehsaas-to-reach-deserving-people-dr-sania/
Govt has doubled budget for vulnerable segments of society: President Alvi July 15, 2019 ARY News https://arynews.tv/en/govt-doubled-budget-vulnerable-segments/
PASSD rules aim to limit opportunities for corruption July 14, 2019 The Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2013372/1-passd-rules-aim-limit-opportunities-corruption/
Transparency, accountability key to lifting millions out of poverty: Dr. Sania July 14, 2019 Lead Pakistan http://leadpakistan.com.pk/news/transparency-accountability-key-to-lifting-millions-out-of-poverty-dr-sania/
Ehsaas is about the creation of a ‘welfare state,’ Dr. Sania Nishtar July 13, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/07/13/509596/ehsaas-is-about-the-creation-of-a-welfare-state-dr-sania-nishtar/
President calls corruption major cause of poverty July 11, 2019 The Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2010583/1-president-calls-corruption-major-cause-poverty/
Ehsaas program wishes to draw on existing knowledge & thought partnership: Dr. Sania July 10, 2019 Associated Press of Pakistan https://www.app.com.pk/ehsaas-program-wishes-to-draw-on-existing-knowledge-thought-partnership-dr-sania/
KP to launch its own ‘Ehsaas’ programme July 9, 2019 Lead Pakistan http://leadpakistan.com.pk/news/kp-to-launch-its-own-ehsaas-program/
KP to launch its own poverty reduction programme July 9, 2019 The Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/2009076/1-k-p-launch-poverty-reduction-project/
Ehsaas program to provide facilities to vulnerable segments: PM July 9, 2019 Radio Pakistan  http://www.radio.gov.pk/09-07-2019/ehsaas-program-to-provide-facilities-to-vulnerable-segments-pm
80,000 interest free loans to be distributed every month, says PM’s aide July 7, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1492610/80000-interest-free-loans-to-be-disbursed-every-month-says-pms-aide

 

JUNE, 2019

 

Article Name Date Newspaper URL
Ehsaas programme aims to benefit real deserving people: Sania June 30, 2019 Business recorder https://fp.brecorder.com/2019/06/20190630493005/
Govt providing facilities to empower PWD’s June 28, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/490699-govt-providing-facilities-to-empower-pwds
Dr. Sania teams up with Bill Gates against polio and poverty June 18, 2019 Global Village Space https://www.globalvillagespace.com/dr-sania-teams-up-with-bill-gates-against-polio-and-poverty/
Bill Gates, Dr. Sania Nishtar discuss key foundations partnerships in Pakistan June 17, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/486011-bill-gates-dr-sania-nishtar-discuss-key-foundation-partnerships-in-pakistan
Sania Nishtar discusses Ehsaas program with Bill Gates in Washington June 17, 2019 Radio Pakistan http://www.radio.gov.pk/17-06-2019/sania-nishtar-discusses-ehsaas-program-with-bill-gats-in-washington
Govt will launch Ehsaas program for Gilgit Baltistan this year: Gandapur June 14, 2019 Radio Pakistan http://www.radio.gov.pk/13-06-2019/govt-will-launch-ehsaas-program-for-gilgit-baltistan-this-year-gandapur
Ehsaas Program: An inspirational and bold move by Imran Khan June 12, 2019 Global Village Space https://www.globalvillagespace.com/ehsas-program-an-inspirational-and-bold-move-by-imran-khan/
Social Security budget being doubled, says PM’s aide June 9, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1487008
New ration card scheme for one million poor on cards: Sania June 9, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/482073-new-ration-card-scheme-for-one-million-poor-on-cards-sania
Govt to provide social protection to vulnerable segments of society: Dr. Sania June 8, 2019 Khyber News https://khybernews.tv/govt-to-provide-social-protection-to-vulnerable-segments-of-society-dr-sania/
Survey planned to update BISP database June 3, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1486232
Fund for social protection to be doubled in next budget: Sania Nishtar June 3, 2019 Business Recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/06/03/500798/funds-for-social-protection-to-be-doubled-in-next-budget-sania-nishtar/

 

MAY, 2019

 

Article Name Date Newspaper URL
PM to launch loans scheme for youth in June May 28, 2019 The Express Tribune https://tribune.com.pk/story/1981686/1-pm-launch-loans-scheme-youth-june/
PM to launch Ehsaas implementation programme next month May 27, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/27-May-2019/pm-to-launch-ehsaas-implementation-programme-next-month
How does poverty alleviation work May 25, 2019 The News International https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/475873-how-does-poverty-alleviation-work
‘Ehsaas’ programme created: Labour Expert Group to address labour issues May 23, 2019 Business Recorder https://fp.brecorder.com/2019/05/20190523478548/
36 social welfare projects launched, PM informs meeting May 10, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1481322
36 projects in eight months shows sense of responsibility May 10, 2019 International The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/469253-36-projects-in-eight-months-show-sense-of-responsibility-pm
Here is all you want to know about PM Imran’s ‘Ehsaas’ program May 3, 2019 International The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/466474-here-is-all-you-want-to-know-about-pm-imrans-ehsaas-program

 

APRIL, 2019

 

Article Name Date Newspaper URL
BISP set to speedily undertake measures to tackle poverty: Sania April 22, 2019 International The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/461161-bisp-set-to-speedily-undertake-measures-to-tackle-poverty-sania
‘Ehsaas’ programme to address poverty alleviation April 17, 2019 Pakistan Today https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2019/04/17/ehsas-programme-to-address-poverty-alleviation-across-country-pm/
Reducing poverty April 12, 2019 International The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/456614-reducing-poverty
“Ehsaas” for the poor April 11, 2019 Business recorder https://www.brecorder.com/2019/04/11/488072/ehsas-for-the-poor/
Helping the poor should not require curbing provincial autonomy April 10, 2019 Daily Times https://dailytimes.com.pk/374921/helping-the-poor-should-not-require-curbing-provincial-autonomy/
Poverty alleviation April 10, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1475110
Ehsaas to turn Pakistan into welfare state: PM April 9, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1474835
All you need to know about Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s poverty alleviation plan April 9, 2019 Gulf News https://gulfnews.com/world/asia/pakistan/all-you-need-to-know-about-pakistan-prime-minister-imran-khans-poverty-alleviation-plan-1.63215391
PM launches Ehsaas programme for poor April 9, 2019 International The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/455289-pm-launches-ehsaas-programme-for-poor
Ehsaas: show me the money April 8, 2019 Dawn http://return.pk/2019/04/08/ehsas-show-me-the-money/
PMYP, ‘Ehsas’ to collaborate April 8, 2019 International The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/454847-pmyp-ehsas-to-collaborate
Ehsaas programme – step towards welfare state, aiming to reduce inequality, poverty: PM April 8, 2019 Associated Press of Pakistan https://www.app.com.pk/ehsaas-programme-step-towards-welfare-state-aiming-to-reduce-inequality-poverty-pm/
A move to reduce poverty April 4, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1473807
The launching of Ehsaas April 2, 2019 Business Recorder https://fp.brecorder.com/2019/04/20190402460366/

 

MARCH, 2019

 

Article Name Date Newspaper URL
Ehsaas and BISP March 30, 2019 International The News https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/450719-ehsas-and-bisp
‘Ehsaas’: govt’s new poverty alleviation programme gets nod from amnesty international March 28,2 019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1472419/ehsas-govts-new-poverty-alleviation-programme-gets-nod-from-amnesty-international
‘Ehsaas’: PM Khan launches ambitious social safety, poverty alleviation programme March 27, 2019 Dawn https://www.dawn.com/news/1472228/ehsas-pm-khan-launches-ambitious-social-safety-poverty-alleviation-programme
PM launches Rs 8 b poverty alleviation programme ‘Ehsaas’ to protect vulnerable segments March 27, 2019 Associated Press of Pakistan https://www.app.com.pk/pm-launches-rs-80-b-poverty-alleviation-programme-ehsas-to-protect-vulnerable-segments/
Govt to set up ministry of poverty alleviation March 13, 2019 The Nation https://nation.com.pk/13-Mar-2019/govt-to-set-up-ministry-of-poverty-alleviation