Pakistan

UN-Habitat and UNICEF host football tournament to mark World Water Day

From UN-Habitat

 UN-Habitat and UNICEF in collaboration with the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Girls Sports Society, organised a football tournament in Karachi as part of their awareness campaign with the youth of the country to raise voice for better water, better jobs in celebration of the World Water Day 2016. The tournament provided an apt platform […]

1 April 2016|News for Youth, News Stories|

Pakistani Youth See Opportunity in Digital Economy

From World Bank

More than 400 students today packed the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) auditorium in Karachi. They were eager to interact with Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank Group and discuss social innovation, entrepreneurship and inclusive growth in Pakistan.

This is an important theme for Pakistan and one particularly relevant to the country’s young […]

10 February 2016|News for Youth, News Stories|

Pakistani youth propel the number of global HeForShe champions to over 300,000

In less than 48 hours, and with almost 5,000 online sign-ups from Pakistan alone, the HeForShe global ticker on Saturday crossed into the 300k mark.

Following a chance meeting of female students with Mr. Jamshed Kazi, Representative for UN Women Pakistan, on International Women’s Day 2015 where he spoke of the HeForShe Campaign recently launched in […]

15 May 2015|News for Youth, News Stories|

Newsletter from the UN Information Centre in Pakistan just published, focusing on youth

10 July 2014|Envoy’s news, News Stories|

Envoy begins official visit to Pakistan, inaugurates first Youth Advisory Panel

16 June 2014|Envoy’s news, News for Youth, News Stories|

UN Ambassador of Pakistan Masood Khan and Ahmad Alhendawi meet in New York ahead of the Envoy’s visit to Pakistan

24 January 2014|Envoy’s news, News for Youth|