• 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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  • Pre Budget Seminar for Members of Provincial Assembly of Punjab in Lahore: Feb 9, 2016

    Uploaded on Wed, February 10, 2016

    PIPS Economy Desk continued its pre-budget sessions with a seminar in which around 75 MPAs, and parliamentary functionaries participated. The first session on Economy of Pakistan – opportunities and situational analysis was conducted by Dr Waseem, Assistant Professor, QAU followed by Budget Rules of Procedures in Punjab presentation by Secretary Provincial Assembly of Punjab Rai Babur. Budget Process and ADP analysis was presented by Mr Muhammad Adnan Azeem, Senior Accounts Officer ...

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  • PIPS Acting Executive Director’s Key Note Speech on at ISS Seminar on Foreign Policy of Pakistan – Role of Parliament, Feb., 2, 2016:

    Uploaded on Wed, February 3, 2016

    A day long seminar was organized by Institute for Strategic Studies, Islamabad. Sardar Awais Khan Leghari, Chairmen, NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations, presided as the Chief Guest, and a distinguished panel comprising Senator Farhat Ullah Babar, MNAs Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Ms Marvi Memon, Ambassador Masood Khan, DG ISS, Ambassador Khalid, President ISS, Mr Bilal Mehboob, PLDAT and Mr Muhammad Rashid Mafzool Zaka, Acting Executive Director, PIPS, spoke ...

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  • PIPS organizes Day Long Seminar on Role and Functions of Parliament with newly elected local representatives of Punjab:Jan 26, 2016

    Uploaded on Wed, January 27, 2016

    PIPS Outreach and Public Education Desk held a comprehensive Outreach Seminar as part of its mandated function of apprising public about working of Parliament on Jan., 26, 2016 with a group of 75 newly elected local government representatives of Punjab. The Acting Executive Director PIPS Mr Muhammad Rashid Mafzool Zaka introduced the key roles of Members of Parliament i.e law making, representation, oversight and national policy reviews in addition to vision ...

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  • Young Parliamentarians Forum and PIPS Seminar on Movement Against Gender-based Violence

    Uploaded on Mon, November 23, 2015

    The Young Parliamentarians Forum YPF and PIPS in cooperation with OXFAM and Chanan Devpt Association, organized a day long seminar attended by more than 140 cross party Members of Parliament, civil society, academia and youth. Honourable MNA Romina Khurshid Alam welcomed the participants while Associate Country Director Oxfam Novib Mr Adnianus Schuurmans and Mr Shahzad, Country Director CDA were key note Speakers who highlighted the need to proactively support and ...

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  • Seminar on Foreign Policy and Strategic Challenges faced by Pakistan – The Way Forward for Honorable Members of Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

    Uploaded on Tue, November 17, 2015

    PIPS held an absorbing day-long “Seminar on Foreign Policy and Strategic Challenges faced by Pakistan – The Way Forward” in collaboration with KAS for MPAs at the Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Beginning with the recitation of the Holy Quran, Honorable Speaker Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mr. Asad Qaiser, inaugurated the event. Ambassador ® Masood Khan, currently Director General Institute of Strategic Studies, deliberated on “Pakistan’s Strategic Position: Challenges ...

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  • Seminar on International Humanitarian Law (IHL)

    Uploaded on Thu, November 5, 2015

    An Orientation Seminar on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) was organized by PIPS’ Legislation Wing in collaboration with the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), Pakistan. Ms. Samer Awais, Director Training PIPS, in her welcome speech thanked the leadership of ICRC for collaborating with the Institute in conducting this seminar for officials of National Assembly, Ministry of Law, Justice & Human Rights and Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services.


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  • PIPS arranges Seminar on Strengthening Parliamentary Democracy and Dialogue between Parliamentarians and Youth, on International Peace Day

    Uploaded on Mon, September 21, 2015

    PIPS arranged a Seminar on Strengthening Parliamentary Democracy - challenges & prospects on International Peace Day, September 21, 2015. The event was attended by the students and faculty members from ten Schools, Colleges and Universities including Quaid e Azam University, International Islamic University, Iqra University, Islamabad, NDU, NUML, NUST, IMCG-F-7/2 Islamabad, Beaconhouse Margalla Institute Boys Campus H-8/4 and The City School. Honourable Senator Farhat Ullah Babar graced the occasion as the ...

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  • Seminar on Countering Violent Extremism-global action plan

    Uploaded on Wed, September 9, 2015

    Honourable Senator Sehar Kamran, Centre for Pakistan and Gulf Studies and PIPS partner Konrad Adenauer Stiftung held the absorbing two day seminar at PIPS participated by eminent experts including Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, Media anchor Talat Hussain, Barrister Ahmer Bilal Sofi, Dr Pervaiz Iqbal Cheema, Dr Prof Nazir Hussain (QAU), Mr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal and Argentinian Ambassador H.E Mr. Rodolfo José Martin-Saravia. The experts reiterated the need to ...

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