Consultation on National Human Rights Policy Framework and policy principles in collaboration with Ministry of Law, Justice & Human Rights (MoL, J&HR. Quetta)
The Strengthening Participatory Organisation (SPO) held a National Consultation about a year ago to devise the National Human Rights Policy Framework and policy principles in collaboration with Ministry of Law, Justice & Human Rights (MoL,J&HR). The National consultation resulted a consolidated National Human Rights Policy Framework (NHRPF). To further strengthen this document and hold wider stakeholder consultations, SPO is implementing a yearlong project which is supported by National Endowment for Democracy (NED).
The overall objective of the intervention is to facilitate in promoting and defence of human rights and the rule of law through introduction of human rights policy framework in the country. Following are the specific objectives of the interventions:
- To prepare a draft NHRPF for discussion and incorporation of stakeholder recommendations.
- To consolidate stakeholder recommendations in the draft NHRPF
- To present a consolidated NHRPF to the government for adoption
SPO Celebrates International Human Rights Day in Collaboration with directorate of Human Rights KP at Peshawar University
SPO in collaboration with Directorate of Human Rights KP celebrated International Human Rights Day at University of Peshawar. Chairperson of International Relation, Director HR Directorate and members of academia participated in the event along with more than 80 male and female students, Event started with the recitation of the holy Quran,
MrIrfan briefed participants about the importance of the event and highlighted about the major treaties and international conventions signed by GoP. He also gave a presentation to the students about the current situation of the Human Rights situation in Pakistan and shared the grim ground realties of the country and urged the students to play their due role in the promotion of human rights through debates and dialogue and promote peace and social harmony among various groups of societies.
To strengthen and support community organizations and public interest institutions of Pakistan for the benefit of poor and disadvantaged sections of society for sustainable development through a participatory approach.
A democratic, socially just and tolerant society guided by participatory principles, which realizes the full potential of its people and their aspirations for sustainable and self reliant development.