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Task Force Updates

The President of Pakistan established a Task Force on Human Development in June 2001, to contribute new perspectives and resources to development discourse and process in Pakistan.

President's Directive:
The core vision of the Task Force is to facilitate a social movement for human development that enables people to attain their maximum potential, using innovative ideas and approaches.

The President of Pakistan approved the recommendations made by the Task Force that included:

  • The formation of the National Commission for Human Development that reports directly to the President
  • The establishment of "The Pakistan Fund" with an initial grant of Rs. 2 billion from the Government of Pakistan, and Rs. 120 million of seed capital from Pakistani and expatriate philanthropists 
  • The creation of Human Development Incubators across the country to help create NGOs to deliver education, primary health care and micro-credit, and assist the National Reconstruction Bureau in reengineering the Ministry of Education, and Ministry of Health through change management

Report

Our complete report is available:

     President's Task Force on Human Development - Report

Concept Papers

We have made our concept papers available on-line to promote discussion.  Please feel free to provide us feedback.

     Incubator

     Non-Formal Basic Edcuation

     Adult Literacy & Sustainable Livelihood

     Primary Health Care

     Community Midwives

  

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Contact Information
President's Task Force on Human Development  Chief Executive's Secretariat No: 2
Constitution Avenue  Level 2, D207  Islamabad, PAKISTAN
Fax: 92.51.9216164