Seminars

  • PIPS 5th Annual Pre-Budget Seminar: May 26, 2016

    Uploaded on Wed, May 25, 2016

    Aimed at complementing the budget making process with the expert opinion, Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS) and Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) jointly organized Pre-Budget Seminar on May 26, 2016 at PIPS main Campus Islamabad. The event was attended by 130 participants from Parliament of Pakistan, associations, media and academics. Honorable MNA, Siraj Muhammad Khan, Honorable Senator Usman Khan Kakar, and Senator Saeed-Ul-Hassan represented the Parliament of Pakistan ...

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  • Seminar on Revisiting Indus Waters Treaty: May 18, 2016

    Uploaded on Fri, May 20, 2016

    Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services organized seminar cum consultative session on “Revisiting Indus Waters Treaty” on May 18, 2016 at PIPS main campus Islamabad. In lieu of Pakistan’s water woes, the seminar culminated on the personal initiative of the Honorable Senator Karim Ahmed Khawaja, who wanted to get input from field experts and multiple stakeholders on the highly pertinent Indus Waters Treaty. 
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  • Pre-Budget Seminar arranged by the School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University

    Uploaded on Tue, May 17, 2016

    Mr. Haider Abbas, Additional Director Finance and Member Budget Desk, represented PIPS in the Pre-Budget Seminar arranged by the School of Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University, on May 17, 2016. He gave presentation on “Budget Making Process in Pakistan”. He covered constitutional provisions related to Budget, Rules of Procedures of National Assembly, and the Budget Cycle from Budget Strategy to Budget Preparation, Execution and Reporting. 

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  • Pre Budget Public Hearing for Inviting Suggestions on Budget 2016-17 at PIPS (May 11, 2016):

    Uploaded on Thu, May 12, 2016

    With the aim to get input from multiple stakeholders on the Budget 2016-17, Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services in collaboration with Senate Standing Committee of Finance conducted a public hearing on May 11, 2016. Around 75 participants including Senators, representatives of all Pakistan producers' associations including textile, surgical instruments, agricultural goods and poultry; members of faculty and students of Economics from Quaid-i-Azam University, PIDE, Preston, SZABIST as well as media representatives ...

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  • Seminar on International Humanitarian Law and Core Human Rights Guarantees: May 9, 2016:

    Uploaded on Tue, May 10, 2016

    Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services in collaboration with International Committee of the Red Cross organized seminar on International Humanitarian Law and Core Human Rights Guarantees on May 9, 2016. The event was attended by around 130 participants including Honorable Members of the National Parliament, Senator Sehar Kamran and MNA Phyllis Azeem, Judges and lawyers, officials from Senate and National Assembly, representatives from Ministry of Law, Ministry of Human Rights, NCSW, Federal ...

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  • Panel Discussion on Women’s Leadership, Voice and Political Participation:April 21, 2016

    Uploaded on Fri, April 22, 2016

    The Australian High Commission in collaboration with National Assembly of Pakistan and PIPS organized a panel discussion on “Women’s Leadership, Voice and Political Participation” on April 21, 2016 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm at Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services PIPS. Attended by around 50 participants from civil society organizations and diplomatic community, the event began with introductory remarks by Ms. Kate Graham, First Secretary Development Cooperation, Australian High Commission and Ms. ...

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  • Seminar on Constitution, Parliament and State-Building:April 19, 2016

    Uploaded on Wed, April 20, 2016

    Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services hosted a group of 31 undergraduate students and two faculty members from National Defence University (NDU) at a Seminar on Constitution, Parliament and State-Building. The event began with the National Anthem and the Recitation of the Holy Quran. Acting Executive Director PIPS, Mr. Muhammad Rashid Mafzool Zaka, welcomed the audience and gave a mesmerizing presentation titled “Parliament of Pakistan: A Symbol of Pluralistic Society and ...

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  • Third Annual Seminar on National Constitution Day:April 12, 2016

    Uploaded on Wed, April 13, 2016

    Commemorating the 43rd National Constitution Day, Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services, in collaboration with KAS, organized “Seminar on National Constitution Day.” Honorable Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed was the Guest of Honor for the one-day seminar which was attended by jam packed Auditorium with 165 participants including Members of the Parliament, faculty members and students from ten reputed universities: Quaid e Azam University, Islamabad, Air University, Bahria University, COMSATS, Preston University, ...

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  • PIPS holds Seminar on Climate Change for MPs and academia: March 18, 2016

    Uploaded on Tue, March 29, 2016

    March 18, 2016: PIPS holds Seminar on Climate Change for MPs and academia: The inclusion of climate change in the SDGs as well as the successful conclusion of the landmark international climate change agreement on the aegis of the UN Climate Summit held in Paris December 2015 has demonstrated the increasing salience of the climate change and the subsequent response at the global level. Such ventures are particularly important for country like ...

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  • PIPS and SSII Workshop on Global Strategic Environment and the South Asian Region: February 24, 2016

    Uploaded on Thu, February 25, 2016

    Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services hosted the workshop on “Global Strategic Environment and the South Asian region” organized in collaboration with Strategic Stability Institute Islamabad at PIPS (2 pm to 430 pm). Attended by 19 parliamentarians from different parliamentary parties, the workshop began with the recitation of the Holy Quran. Acting Executive Director PIPS, Mr. Muhammad Rashid Mafzool Zaka, welcomed the participants in the opening remarks. Honorable MNA/CEO SSII, Dr. Shireen ...

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