CRISES - Latest News
UNDP Committed US$131 Million
For 24 New Projects
Islamabad, November 15, 2001.
An amount of US$131 million has been committed by UNDP for 24 new and
ongoing projects in Pakistan, which is almost twice as much as the
existing UNDP commitment. This was announced by
dr. Hafeez Pasha, Assistant Administrator, UNDP.
Out of these 24 projects there are 13 new and 11
ongoing projects. Disbursements shall be over the next three years. The
projects cover the thematic areas of Gender, Governance,
Sustainable Livelihoods and Disaster Management.
The total project outlay for the entire portfolio is US dollars 166.22
million dollars. After the commitment of US dollars 131 million, the
gap remains US dollar 35.22 million dollars which shall be bridged through
other donors including bilateral and multilateral agencies. The meeting
attended by Secretary-General Finance, Secretaries of Economic Affairs
Division & Planning Division, senior representatives of the Federal line
Ministries, four Provincial Governments and AJK. Mr. Onder Yucer, Resident
Rep. and other senior officials of UNDP were also present.
We are a community driven site
- Send your articles, stories and event reporting to
ContactPakistan.com. We publish such contents within 24 hours!
NO POLITICAL REPORTS - WE HAD ENOUGH!
ContactPakistan offers FREE hosting to all community contests.
If you like to sponsor a competition such as sporting events quiz,
Children Essay, Drawings etc. then drop an Email to Webmaster for more
details. We will design complete contest and advertisement campaign Free!!
Let us build virtual community and your business together