Ehsaas Technical and Stakeholder committees

 Ehsaas Committees

 Status 

Metrics Committee The Committee will oversee related metrics and the independent means of verification.
Poverty Alleviation Coordination Council The Council has a wide-ranging mandate from coordination of fragmented social safety net arrangements and planning to catalyzing research and policy support to various entities.
The Ehsaas Rural Value chain for Entrepreneurship initiative  The multi-sectoral Ehsaas Value Chain Building Committee has been constituted to shape a value chain building policy to address rural challenges particularly small landholdings, subsistence farming, exploitation by extractive Aarhtis (middlemen) and stress selling.
The Ehsaas Labour Expert Group The Ehsaas Labour Expert Group has been constituted with a mandate to develop recommendations to bring informal workers into the social safety nets. The expert group finalized its report in March 2019, and its recommendations are now on the way to being implemented.
Pakistan National Nutrition Coordination Council The Government of Pakistan has institutionalized the inter-ministerial Pakistan National Nutrition Coordination Council, headed by the Prime Minister with eight cabinet ministers sitting on the task force. Its secretariat is at Ehsaas. Details here.
Ehsaas Partners' Forum A Partners' forum has been established under Ehsaas to improve coordination among all stakeholders and partners—including private sector and civil society. And to provide integrated, coherent and aligned technical support for the implementation of Ehsaas strategy. The Forum’s first meeting has been held.
Ehsaas Orphanages’ Committee Ehsaas Orphanages’ Committee has been put in place to stipulate “Living Standards for Orphanages and Child Care Centers” in the country. The committee has met 13 times last year, and after taking stock of the on-ground situation, is close to finalizing these standards subsequent to which these will be notified and compliance ensured, strictly.