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  • July 24, 2021

Preps underway for Ehsaas targeted commodity subsidies initiative

July 24, 2021 – Islamabad: As chair of the steering committee that oversees the Ehsaas targeted commodity subsidies initiative, Dr. Sania...

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  • July 20, 2021

Sania highlights Pakistan’s role in bolstering girls’ education at SCO Forum

July 20, 2021 – Beijing: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s (SCO) Forum on, ‘Women’s...

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  • July 16, 2021

Sania convenes meeting on the forthcoming Ehsaas Digital Hunar

July 16, 2021 – Islamabad: With yesterday being an international youth skills day, Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a meeting with the technology team...

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  • July 15, 2021

Sania held sixth e-Kacheri of Ehsaas to answer queries of beneficiaries

July 15, 2021 – Islamabad: Senator Dr. Sania Nishtar, SAPM along with Ehsaas team convened the sixth e-Kacheri of Ehsaas....

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  • July 15, 2021

Nigerian Delegation visits Ehsaas

July 15, 2021 – Islamabad: A delegation of senior officials from Nigeria was briefed on Ehsaas at the meeting hosted by Poverty Alleviation...

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  • July 14, 2021

Sania chairs the meeting of steering committee for Ehsaas Targeted Subsidies

July 14, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar convened the meeting of steering committee for the forthcoming Ehsaas Targeted Subsidies...

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  • July 14, 2021

ADB’s policy dialogue in Tokyo commends Ehsaas for its effective outreach and transparent delivery systems

July 14, 2021 – Tokyo: July 14, 2021 – Tokyo: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak as a sole headline presenter at the international policy...

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  • July 7, 2021

Dr. Nishtar and USG, UNDESA discuss ways to upscale social protection globally

July 7, 2021-New York: During her visit to New York, Senator Dr. Sania Nishtar, SAPM held a meeting with Liu Zhenmin, UN Under-Secretary-...

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  • July 7, 2021

Dr. Nishtar briefs Pakistani community in New York about Ehsaas programs & initiatives

July 7, 2021-New York: While in New York, Dr. Sania Nishtar met various members of the New York-based Pakistani community. She briefed about...

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  • July 7, 2021

Pakistan leads a high-level side event in New York on social protection

July 7, 2021 – New York: The Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the UN in collaboration with the Governments of Finland and Costa Rica, World...

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  • July 7, 2021

PM lauds Ehsaas, NCOC and SBP for effective response to COVID-19

July 7, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan congratulated the Ehsaas Team, National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC)...

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  • July 7, 2021

Dr. Sania Keynotes UN’s another HLPF session in New York on SDGs 1, 2, 8 & 17

July 7, 2021 -New York: Senator Dr. Sania Nishtar, SAPM keynoted another HLPF session titled on, “SDGs in focus, Goal 1,2,8 and 17”....

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  • July 6, 2021

Dr. Sania holds press briefing with UN correspondents in New York

July 6, 2021 – New York: Dr. Nishtar was in New York to represent Pakistan at the United Nations’ High Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2021...

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  • July 6, 2021

Sania represents Pakistan at UN’s high-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

July 6, 2021 - New York: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at UN’s high-level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development. The...

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  • July 1, 2021

Dr. Sania speaks at a high level event hosted by France, WHO and WGH

July 1, 2021 – Paris: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at a high level event hosted by Government of France, World Health Organization...

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  • July 1, 2021

Sub-committee of PAC richly praises Ehsaas

July 1, 2021 – Islamabad: The 36th meeting of sub-committee VII of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) was held with Riaz Fatyana, MNA in...

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  • June 30, 2021

Ehsaas hosts briefing by Global Panel on Agriculture & Food Systems for Nutrition on Foresight Report 2.0

June 30, 2021-Islamabad: Ehsaas hosted a briefing on Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition’s Foresight report, ‘Future...

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  • June 30, 2021

Ehsaas Registration Desks to reopen after July 31: Sania announces in fifth e-Kacheri of Ehsaas

June30, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar held the fifth e-Kacheri of Ehsaas with Ehsaas beneficiaries. The e-Kacheri was broadcast through...

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  • June 30, 2021

Sania Nishtar holds open house with media at One Window Ehsaas Center

June 30, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar held an open house with print and electronic media at the One Window Ehsaas Center in Sitara...

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  • June 29, 2021

Dr. Sania inspires young entrepreneurs at the Pakistan’s Biggest Startup Cup Finale

June 29, 2021: The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Islamabad, in partnership with U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, concluded the seventh edition of the...

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  • June 28, 2021

All transgenders declared eligible in Ehsaas Kafaalat; Ehsaas school stipends extended to higher secondary level

June 28, 2021 – Islamabad: The 50th Board meeting of BISP was held under the Ehsaas framework; many important decisions were made....

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  • June 26, 2021

Sania addresses a news briefing on Ehsaas survey in Lahore

June 26, 2021 – Lahore: Dr. Sania Nishtar addressed a news briefing at Commissioner’s office in Lahore. Talking to media, she said that the...

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  • June 26, 2021

Dr. Sania visits a household in Lahore to witness survey registration

June 26, 2021 – Lahore: Immediately followed by the news briefing, Dr. Sania made a visit to a local household on Dev Samaj Road, Sant Nagar...

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  • June 25, 2021

Sania convenes meeting to review progress of PBM

June 25, 2021 – Islamabad: At the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division, Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired a meeting to review the progress of...

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  • June 25, 2021

Ehsaas primary school graduation bonus for girls announced

June 25, 2021 – Chakwal: Dr. Sania Nishtar joined children and their mothers at Government Boys High School, Akwal in Talagang to witness...

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  • June 25, 2021

Sania inspects Ehsaas Emergency Cash payments in Talagang

June 25, 2021 – Chakwal: Dr. Sania Nishtar, made an unannounced visit to Talagang Tehsil of Chakwal together with Ehsaas team. This was the...

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  • June 24, 2021

Sania convenes meeting to review Ehsaas Emergency Cash -II operations

June 24, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a meeting to review national scale cash transfer operations under Ehsaas Emergency...

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  • June 24, 2021

Sania assesses plan to upscale Ehsaas Tahafuz pilot

June 24, 2021 – Islamabad: A meeting was held at the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division to assess the plan for upscaling Ehsaas...

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  • June 23, 2021

Nutrition is embedded in the Ehsaas’ post- COVID strategy: Dr. Sania keynotes IPU meeting

June 23, 2021 - Geneva: Dr. Sania Nishtar keynoted the high-level parliamentary meeting hosted by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). ...

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  • June 23, 2021

Dr. Sania invited to keynote special session of WFP Executive Board

June 23, 2021- Rome: World Food Programme (WFP) invited Dr. Sania Nishtar to keynote the special session of Executive Board. The session ...

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  • June 23, 2021

Ehsaas to open appeal system for widows in Ehsaas Kafaalat: Sania

June 23, 2021 – Islamabad: On International Widows Day 2021, Dr. Sania Nishtar took to the twitter to announce about the special appeal system...

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  • June 23, 2021

Dr. Sania makes a surprise visit to One Window Ehsaas Center

June 23, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar made a surprise visit to the One Window Ehsaas Center in Islamabad. She took round of all desks,...

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  • June 23, 2021

Sania Nishtar convenes the fourth e-Kacheri of Ehsaas

June 23, 2021 – Islamabad: Together with Ehsaas team, Dr. Sania Nishtar convened the fourth e-Kacheri of Ehsaas. She responded to queries of...

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  • June 22, 2021

Dr. Sania visits QAU to hold a policy dialogue on Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarships

June 22, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) Islamabad to hold a policy consultation on Ehsaas...

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  • June 22, 2021

Sania convenes the 6th Risk Management & Assurance Committee meeting of BISP

June 22, 2021 – Islamabad: Under the Ehsaas umbrella, the meeting of the Risk Management and Assurance Committee of the BISP board was...

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  • June 22, 2021

Cabinet ratifies ECC’s decision to approve increment in monthly stipend of Ehsaas Kafaalat

June 22, 2021 – Islamabad: Federal Cabinet ratified the decision of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) to increase Ehsaas Kafaalat...

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  • June 21, 2021

Prime Minister inspects Ehsaas Rehribaan operations in G-10 Markaz Islamabad

June 21, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan inspected street vendors’ market recently set up in G-10 Markaz under Ehsaas Rehribaan...

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  • June 21, 2021

Dr. Sania meets recently supported ‘Ehsaas Rehribaans’ in G-10 Markaz Islamabad

June 21, 2021- Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar visited the ‘Ehsaas Rehribaan’ site in G-10 Markaz of Islamabad to interact with street...

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  • June 17, 2021

Dr. Sania greets Communist Party of China on centenary

June 17, 2021 – Islamabad: In commemoration of the 100 years of the Communist Party of China, the Pakistan-China Institute organized...

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  • June 17, 2021

Sania holds third Ehsaas e-Kacheri jointly through Radio Pakistan and FB

June 17, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar held the third Ehsaas e-Kacheri with Ehsaas beneficiaries. The e-Kacheri was broadcast through...

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  • June 17, 2021

Steering Committee for Ehsaas’ education CCTs endorses scale-up of stipends for secondary education

June 17, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the meeting of the Ehsaas steering committee for the Ehsaas education conditional cash...

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  • June 16, 2021

Ehsaas opens digital platform with people centred instructional information

June 16, 2021 – Islamabad: Ehsaas opens an e-portal, “Ehsaas Digital”, for accessing information and services related to all Ehsaas programmes...

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  • June 15, 2021

Ehsaas approves over 18,000 additional Ehsaas undergraduate scholarships 2020-21

June 15, 2021 – Islamabad: Under the Ehsaas umbrella, Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the 49th meeting of BISP Board. The meeting approved over...

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  • June 15, 2021

Nishtar tracks preps for the upcoming tranche of Ehsaas Emergency Cash-II

June 15, 2021 – Islamabad: In preparation for the second phase of Ehsaas Emergency Cash, Dr. Sania Nishtar held a review meeting with...

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  • June 14, 2021

PM briefed on targeted commodity subsidies program for the poorest households

June 14, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister chaired a briefing on the Ehsaas targeted commodity subsidies program to be introduced by the...

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  • June 14, 2021

Sania chairs consultative session on Ehsaas Implementation Tracking Index

June 14, 2021: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired a consultative session in Ehsaas Implementation Tracking Index. The objective of the consultative...

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  • June 13, 2021

Sania convenes joint e-Kacheri through Radio Pakistan and FB

June 13, 2021 – Islamabad: Reaching out the wider national audience, Dr. Sania Nishtar convened the second e-Kacheri of Ehsaas. She was also...

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  • June 10, 2021

Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Steering Committee reviews disbursement process

June 10, 2021 – Islamabad: The project steering committee of Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship came to the table for the eighth time to review...

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  • June 10, 2021

Dr. Sania Nishtar joins Cabinet Ministers to unveil Pak Economic Survey 2020-21

June 10, 2021 – Islamabad: Pakistan Economic Survey 2020-21 was unveiled in a joint press conference by Cabinet Ministers. At the press...

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  • June 9, 2021

PM opens the first One Window Ehsaas Center in Islamabad

June 9, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister opened the first One Window Ehsaas Center in Sitara Market Islamabad. Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • June 6, 2021

Sania approves Cognitive API architecture for Ehsaas’ One Window Socioeconomic Registry

June 6, 2021- Islamabad: The Cognitive API architecture for Ehsaas’ National Socio-Economic Registry 2021 is one of the six main pillars of ‘One Window...

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  • June 5, 2021

Sania chairs 48th meeting of BISP Board

June 5, 2021- Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the 48th meeting of the board BISP. The meeting approved criteria to ascertain eligibility of...

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  • June 3, 2021

Sania and President NBP discuss ways to firm up Ehsaas targeted Karyana subsidies

June 3, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar and President National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) held two meetings this week on potential targeted...

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  • June 2, 2021

Sania joins UN country team retreat 2021

June 2, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited by Julien Harneis, United Nations Resident United Nations Resident and...

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  • June 2, 2021

Joint statement of ECO countries on poverty alleviation; Pakistan to take the lead: Sania Nishtar

June 2, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to keynote the special session on, “Advancing tourism for development and poverty...

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  • June 1, 2021

Sania briefs EAC on social protection programmes of Ehsaas

June 1, 2021 – Islamabad: A second meeting of the Economic Advisory Committee (EAC) was held with four sub-groups on agriculture, CPEC,...

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  • June 1, 2021

Sania discusses potential energy subsidy programme with Power Division

June 1, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a meeting with Secretary Power Division, Ali Raza Bhutta to discuss targeted energy...

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  • May 31, 2021

Sania holds the first Ehsaas e-Kacheri

May 31, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar together with senior officials of Ehsaas convened the first e-Kacheri of Ehsaas. The event aimed to...

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  • May 27, 2021

Dr. Sania joins a high-level panel discussion hosted by WEF and WHO

May 27, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar joined a high-level panel discussion at the World Health Assembly side event on, “Hepatitis...

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  • May 26, 2021

Ehsaas to train children of Kafaalat beneficiaries on financial and digital literacy

May 26, 2021 – Islamabad: With SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar in chair, a meeting was held to take stock of the key findings of the qualitative study...

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  • May 26, 2021

ECC okays Rs48bn for phase II of Ehsaas Emergency Cash handouts

May 26, 2021 – Islamabad: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet approved the launch of second phase of the Ehsaas...

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  • May 25, 2021

Dr. Sania keynotes the first High-level Women Forum held in China

May 25, 2021- Kunming: Dr. Sania Nishtar keynoted the first ‘High-level Women Forum’ held in in Kunming city of China to mark the 70th...

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  • May 24, 2021

PM launches Ehsaas Savings Wallets Initiative; UNSGSA Queen Maxima congratulates Ehsaas on the launch

May 24, 2021 – Islamabad, Pakistan: Prime Minister Imran Khan during his visit to Ehsaas Kafaalat payment site in Islamabad launched ‘Ehsaas...

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  • May 21, 2021

Sania tracks progress of Ehsaas’ executing agencies through new M&E dashboard

May 21, 2021 – Islamabad: Immediately after Eid holidays, Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a series of review meetings this past week with all four...

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  • May 21, 2021

Ehsaas Vendor Support Group meets to explore options for improving street vending ecosystem

May 21, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the fourth meeting of Ehsaas Vendor Support Group. The meeting discussed ways to...

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  • May 20, 2021

Sania convenes in-depth review of Ehsaas National Poverty Graduation Initiative

May 20, 2021 – Islamabad: With SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar in chair, a meeting was held with Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) to take...

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  • May 20, 2021

Sania reviews PBM’s performance under Ehsaas

May 20, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania conducted a stocktake meeting with the Managing Director Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (PBM), Malik Zaheer Abbas...

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  • May 20, 2021

Provincial Minister for Education Punjab calls on Dr. Sania Nishtar

May 20, 2021: Dr. Sania Nishtar was called on by Murad Raas, Provincial Minister for Education Punjab. Murad Raas briefed Dr. Sania about the...

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  • May 20, 2021

Ehsaas and NBP explore ways to collaborate under Ehsaas targeted subsidies

May 20, 2021 – Islamabad: A virtual meeting was held between Dr. Sania Nishtar and President National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) to explore...

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  • May 19, 2021

Dr. Sania stocktakes TVO operations

May 19, 2021 – Islamabad: At the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division, Dr. Sania convened a review meeting with the management of...

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  • May 18, 2021

Sania speaks at UNDP and ILO's Global Dialogue on Social Protection for people living with HIV

May 18, 2021 – News York: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at a Global Dialogue on, “Connecting the Dots on Social Protection” via video...

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  • May 18, 2021

Dr. Sania reviews cadence of Ehsaas Delivery Unit operations

May 18, 2021 – Islamabad: With the Secretary of the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division and Ehsaas Delivery Unit (EDU) team, Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • May 17, 2021

Dr. Sania convenes detailed review meeting with BISP

May 17, 2021 - Islamabad: To review the Ehsaas 8171 service and the ongoing Ehsaas Kafaalat operations nationwide, Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • May 16, 2021

PM felicitates Dr. Sania and Ehsaas team over the WB’s listing of EEC amongst the top four social protection initiatives in the world

May 16, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister congratulated Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar and Ehsaas team over the World Bank's listing of Ehsaas...

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  • May 14, 2021

World Bank recognizes Ehsaas Emergency Cash among top 4 social protection interventions globally in terms of number of people covered

May 14, 2021- Islamabad: The World Bank has just released a report on “global social protection responses to Covid-19”. This report is called the...

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  • May 13, 2021

Dr. Sania visits Eidhi Home on Eid Day

May 13, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar visited Edhi home on the first day of Eid. During the visit, she interacted with homeless girls ...

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  • May 11, 2021

Dr. Sania reviews EKBNS Iftar distribution operations in Islamabad

May 11, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar reviewed 'Ehsaas Koye Bhooka Na Soye' (EKBNS) Iftar distribution operations in the suburbs...

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  • May 7, 2021

Government of UAE gifts 49 tonnes dry ration to Ehsaas

May 7-2021 – Islamabad: The Government of United Arab Emirates (UAE) has gifted 49 tonnes of dry ration for Pakistan’s Ehsaas programme....

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  • May 7, 2021

Dr. Sania chairs the third meeting of Ehsaas Tahafuz Steering Committee

The third meeting of steering committee of Ehsaas Tahafuz took place at Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division (PASSD). Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • May 6, 2021

Sania keynotes UN-ECOSOC Development Cooperation Forum 2021

May 6, 2021 - New York: Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Munir Akram in his capacity as the President of United Nations’...

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  • May 6, 2021

Dr. Sania and Dr. Faisal convene final consultation to firm up Ehsaas Catastrophic Health Expenditure Policy

May 6, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar and SAPM Dr. Faisal Sultan held a final consultative meeting to jointly review and firm up the...

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  • May 6, 2021

Ehsaas convenes the third meeting of Ehsaas’ Vendor Support Group

May 6, 2021 - Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the third meeting of Ehsaas Vendor Support Group, to discuss the expansion of 'Ehsaas...

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  • May 6, 2021

Dr. Sania calls on Finance Minister to discuss financial modalities of upcoming Ehsaas targeted subsidies

May 6, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar called on the Minister for Finance and Revenue, Shaukat Tarin at the Finance Division...

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  • May 5, 2021

Dr. Sania speaks to all DCs of Balochistan in presence of CS Balochistan

May 5, 2021- Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar together with senior officials convened Ehsaas briefing with Commissioners and Deputy...

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  • May 4, 2021

Sania reviews arrangements for the first One Window Ehsaas Center

May 4, 2021 – Islamabad: Part of the forthcoming One Window Ehsaas Initiative, preparations are in full swing to open the first, ‘Physical One...

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  • May 4, 2021

Dr. Sania speaks at the Asian Development Bank’s annual meeting seminar on gender equality

May 4, 2021- Manila: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at Asian Development Bank (ADB) annual meeting. The high-level virtual meeting...

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  • May 3, 2021

Dr. Sania convenes meeting on Ehsaas Tahafuz Donation management system

May 3, 2021- Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar held a team meeting to review the Ehsaas Tahafuz Donation Management System which is on the anvil....

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  • May 3, 2021

Dr. Sania meets ‘Ehsaas Rehribaans’ to gains insights for refining street vending ecosystem

Islamabad – May 3, 2021: Dr. Sania Nishtar visited the ‘Ehsaas Rehribaan’ site in G-11 Markaz of the federal capital to interact with street...

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  • May 1, 2021

Ehsaas hosts a Labour Day webinar on e-launch of ‘Mazdoor Ka Ehsaas Report’

May 1, 2021 – Islamabad: In celebration of Labour Day 2021, Ehsaas hosted a webinar to e-launch, “Mazdoor Ka Ehsaas (MKE) Report”....

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  • April 30, 2021

PM inaugurates 3 important Ehsaas initiatives in GB

April 30, 2021: Prime Minister Imran Khan during his visit to Gilgit Baltistan inaugurated the three major Ehsaas programmes in Gilgit...

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  • April 29, 2021

Dr. Sania convenes meeting of ‘Ehsaas Vendor Support Group’

Apr 29, 2021 – Islamabad: At the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division (PASSD), Dr. Sania Nishtar presided a meeting of Ehsaas Vendor...

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  • April 28, 2021

Sania assesses pilot operations of Ehsaas Tahafuz in Holy Family Hospital Rawalpindi

April 28, 2021 - Rawalpindi: Dr. Sania Nishtar along with her team made a visit to Holy Family Hospital Rawalpindi to asses pilot operations of...

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  • April 28, 2021

PM opens ‘Ehsaas: Koye Bhooka Na Soye Fund’ for public donations

April 28, 2021 – Islamabad: On the Prime Minister’s special instructions, ‘Ehsaas: Koye Bhooka Na Soye Fund’ has now been established to solicit...

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  • April 28, 2021

Sania chairs Expert Committee meeting of Ehsaas Tahafuz

April 28, 2021 - Islamabad: A meeting of Ehsaas Tahafuz Expert Committee was convened at Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety...

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  • April 26, 2021

Dr. Sania and UNICEF explore options to expand Ehsaas collaborations

April 26, 2021 – Islamabad: A meeting of SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was held with the UNICEF’s Social Policy team to discuss possibilities for more...

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  • April 26, 2021

Dr. Sania chairs the 47th BISP Board meeting

April 26, 2021 - Islamabad: The 47th board meeting of BISP was held at the BISP headquarters, Islamabad with SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar in chair....

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  • April 23, 2021

PM distributes Ehsaas Kafaalat stipends among newly enrolled households in Murree

Apr 23, 2021 - Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Murree to distribute Kafaalat stipends among newly enrolled households. ...

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  • April 22, 2021

Sania attends Economic Advisory Committee meeting

Apr 22, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar, was invited to join the meeting of Economic...

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  • April 20, 2021

Dr. Sania briefs new Finance Minister on Ehsaas targeted subsidy programme

April 20, 2021 – Islamabad: A meeting was held between SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar, Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen, SAPM Dr. Waqar Masood Khan...

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  • April 19, 2021

SAPM Dr. Sania and SAPM Dr. Faisal discuss Ehsaas Catastrophic Health Expenditure Policy

April 19, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar and SAPM Dr. Faisal Sultan met in Islamabad to discuss the the ‘Ehsaas Catastrophic Health...

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  • April 17, 2021

CM GB and Dr. Sania agree on accelerated Ehsaas collaboration in GB

Apr 17, 2021 – Islamabad: Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan (GB), Muhammad Khalid Khursheed and Dr. Sania Nishtar with her team met in...

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  • April 16, 2021

PM reviews Ehsaas Kafaalat disbursal operations in Sukkur, Sindh

April 16, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister during his visit to Sukkur district of Sindh visited a payment site-camp to review the Ehsaas...

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  • April 14, 2021

Sania and UN-ASG of SUN discuss opportunities in nutrition

April 14, 2021-Geneva: Dr. Sania Nishtar held a virtual meeting with Gerda Verburg, Coordinator and UN Assistant Secretary-General, Scaling...

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  • April 14, 2021

Radio Program Raabta: Dr. Sania creates awareness on recently opened Ehsaas 8171 service

April 14, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar answered the frequently asked questions of Ehsaas Kafaalat beneficiaries in Radio Pakistan’s...

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  • April 13, 2021

Ehsaas 8171 scheme opens

April 13, 2021 – Islamabad: Ehsaas has opened 8171 SMS campaign enabling the new deserving households to check their eligibility under...

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  • April 12, 2021

Dr. Sania keynotes the book launch hosted by the Centre for Afghanistan, Middle East & Africa

April 12, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to keynote the official launch of the first edited book of the Centre for Afghanistan, Middle...

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  • April 12, 2021

Sania joins the World Bank’s virtual mission on Human Capital Review

April 12, 2021 – Islamabad: At the virtual mission on Human Capital Review (HCR) held by the World Bank, Dr. Sania Nishtar was joined by...

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  • April 12, 2021

Dr. Sania convenes an online meeting with regard to bank account opening for EKBNS donations

April 12, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar convened an online consultative meeting to discuss the final modalities of the ‘Ehsaas Koi...

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  • April 12, 2021

Ehsaas Kafaalat payments (Jan to Jun 2021) begin nationwide

April 12, 2021 – Islamabad: Ehsaas Kafaalat payments to beneficiaries have commenced throughout the country. Ehsaas has set up over 1600...

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  • April 11, 2021

PM inaugurates multi-city roll out of Ehsaas Koi Bhooka Na Soye before Ramadan

April 11, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan announced the expansion of the Ehsaas Koi Bhooka Na Soye (EKBNS) programme...

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  • April 9, 2021

Dr. Sania and Governor SBP meet to discuss the Ehsaas targeted subsidy programme

April 9, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar was called on by Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir in Islamabad....

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  • April 9, 2021

Sania holds a consultative meeting on Ehsaas Street Hawkers’ Initiative

April 9, 2021- Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a meeting with Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) to explore options for the...

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  • April 8, 2021

Ehsaas pioneers orphanage living standards, the first in the Muslim World

Apr 8, 2021 – Islamabad: In a special launching event, Dr. Sania Nishtar unveiled the new Ehsaas’ standards for private sector orphanages....

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  • April 7, 2021

Sania appraises Ehsaas Tahafuz operations at Holy Family Hospital Rawalpindi

Apr 7, 2021 – Rawalpindi: To commemorate the World Health Day 2021, Dr. Sania Nishtar visited the Ehsaas Facilitation Center in Holy Family...

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  • April 5, 2021

Sania talks about the “Invisible Scaffold” at the World Bank-IMF spring meetings 2021

April 5, 2021: At the World Bank-International Monetary Fund annual spring meetings 2021, a webinar was held titled, ‘the IMF’s Engagement...

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  • April 4, 2021

Sania reviews ‘Ehsaas Koi Bhooka Na Soye’ operations in Rawalpindi

April 4, 2021 – Rawalpindi: Dr. Sania Nishtar visited 'Ehsaas Koi Bhooka Na Soye'(EKBNS) food distribution point in Murree Road, Rawalpindi to...

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  • April 3, 2021

Dr. Nishtar keynotes the IBA panel discussion on sustainable development

April 3, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar keynoted a panel discussion titled ‘Sustainable Development: Inequality and Inclusive...

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  • April 3, 2021

Ehsaas to introduce stipends in July to promote secondary education

April 3, 2021 - Islamabad: With SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar in chair, the board approved the first of its kind Ehsaas’ secondary education conditional...

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  • April 2, 2021

Governor SBP calls on Dr. Sania Nishtar

Apr 2, 2021- Islamabad: Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir called on Dr. Sania Nishtar at Ehsaas offices in Islamabad....

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  • April 2, 2021

Three Federal Ministers come to the table to discuss Ehsaas’ targeted subsidy programme

April 2, 2021 – Islamabad: Special Assistant to the PM on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar, Federal Minister for...

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  • April 1, 2021

Sania chairs the 5th Risk Management and Assurance Committee meeting of BISP Board

April 1, 2021 – Islamabad: The meeting of the Risk Management and Assurance Committee of the BISP board took place at BISP headquarters...

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  • April 1, 2021

Sania Nishtar represents Pakistan at the World Bank’s annual meeting

Apr 1, 2021: Dr. Sania Nishtar joined the high-level ministerial roundtable with Ministers from around the world as part of expert panel on “Financing...

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  • March 31, 2021

Sania visits TVO to meet board members and management

March 31, 2021 – Islamabad: The Trust for Voluntary Organisations (TVO) convened its 138th board meeting under the umbrella of Ehsaas....

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  • March 29, 2021

Dr. Sania and Shehzad Arbab meet to discuss progress of Ehsaas

March 29, 2021 – Islamabad: At the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division, a meeting was held between SAPM Dr. Sania and SAPM on...

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  • March 29, 2021

Sania convenes meeting with UNDP to discuss options for more deeper collaborations

March 29, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Nishtar convened a virtual meeting with UNDP Pakistan to discuss options for more deeper collaborations...

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  • March 28, 2021

Ehsaas conducts telephonic survey with Kafaalat beneficiaries

March 28, 2021- Islamabad: To ascertain which mode of communication is most beneficial for Kafaalat beneficiaries, Ehsaas conducted a telephonic...

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  • March 27, 2021

Dr. Sania joins the launching ceremony of the Human Security Institute

March 27, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar launched The Human Security Institute (THSI) that is a think tank of National and International...

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  • March 25, 2021

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joins a high-level panel hosted by IPC-IG

March 25, 2021: At the high-level panel discussion convened by International Policy Center for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG), ODI and GIZ,...

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  • March 24, 2021

Nishtar joins consultative meeting on Direct Cash

March 24, 2021-Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar along with senior Ehsaas officials joined a consultative meeting on the ‘Re-launching of Direct Cash’...

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  • March 24, 2021

Sania chairs Ehsaas Governance Observatory’s stocktake meeting

Islamabad – March 24, 2021: Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired a stocktake meeting for the Ehsaas Governance Observatory. The Governance...

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  • March 22, 2021

Dr. Sania speaks on Human and Food Security at National Security Workshop

March 22, 2021- Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak on "Human and Food Security, Population Bulge & Poverty Alleviation in...

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  • March 22, 2021

Sania visits G-11 Markaz Islamabad to review the street hawkers’ economy

Mar 22, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to G-11 Markaz in Islamabad to interact with street vendors. ...

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  • March 21, 2021

CM Gilgit Baltistan inaugurates Ehsaas Nashonuma Centre in Kharmang

March 21, 2021- Kharmang: Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Khalid Khursheed opened Ehsaas Nashonuma Centre in Kharmang district ...

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  • March 20, 2021

Pakistan’s Ehsaas Emergency Cash programme averted an economic catastrophe: IPC-IG

Mar 20, 2021 -Brazil: A new report released by the International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG) found that Pakistan’s innovative...

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  • March 19, 2021

Sania reviews execution arrangements for One Window Ehsaas Center in Islamabad

Mar 19, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar spent an afternoon on site reviewing execution arrangements for the One-Window Ehsaas...

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  • March 19, 2021

SAPM Dr. Sania and Federal Minister Hammad Azhar witness the deployment of Ehsaas targeted subsidy pilot

Mar 19, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar and Federal Minister Muhammad Hammad Azhar visited Utility Store in G-9 Markaz, Islamabad...

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  • March 19, 2021

Ehsaas steering committee approves transition of Waseela-e-Taleem Digital to secondary level schooling

March 19, 2021- Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the steering committee meeting of Waseela-e-Taleem Digital wherein the committee...

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  • March 18, 2021

Dr. Sania speaks at the Islamabad Security Dialogue

March 18, 2021- Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar spoke at the Islamabad Security Dialogue 2021 on, ‘Instituting a human security paradigm’...

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  • March 18, 2021

Ehsaas completes IT integration with Utility Stores Corporation

March 18, 2021 – Islamabad: The government has taken a fundamental decision that subsidies should be targeted to benefit the poor rather...

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  • March 17, 2021

Sania chairs final meeting on the Ehsaas Private Sector Engagement Policy

March 17, 2021 – Islamabad: At the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division (PASSD), Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the final meeting...

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  • March 15, 2021

Nishtar meets Finance Minister to flesh out details of targeted commodities scheme

March 15, 2021-Islamabad: Senator Dr. Sania Nishtar met Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh at Finance Division...

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  • March 15, 2021

Ehsaas Tahafuz and Sehat Sahulat will work together towards the goal of UHC: Nishtar

March 15, 2021 – Islamabad: Senator Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired a webinar on Sehat Sahulat programme which was organized by Pakistan Institute...

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  • March 11, 2021

Nishtar called on by Japanese Ambassador to Pakistan

March 11, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was called on by H.E. Kuninori Matsuda, Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan. The meeting took...

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  • March 10, 2021

Govt taking measure for women inclusion in economic development: Nishtar

March 10, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar said that Pakistani women are very talented, goal-oriented, and entrepreneurial. Therefore...

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  • March 10, 2021

Ehsaas Koi Bhooka Na Soye: PM kicks off meals-on-wheels pilot

March 10, 2021-Islamabad: A ground-breaking ceremony of ‘Ehsaas Koi Bhooka Na Soye’ (EKBNS) was held in the federal capital wherein Prime...

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  • March 10, 2021

Sania convenes policy discourse for prospective commercialization of specialized nutritious food under Ehsaas

March 10, 2021 - Islamabad: With SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar in chair, Ehsaas convened a consultative meeting on, ‘Prospective...

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  • March 8, 2021

Sania Nishtar speaks at the IWD webinar hosted by FAO

March 8, 2021: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at the International Women’s Day webinar on, “Food Systems and Women...

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  • March 8, 2021

Nishtar keynotes the IWD virtual forum organized by Pak Embassy in US

March 8, 2021: ‘Pakistani-American Women Leaders: Change-makers and Innovators'- virtual forum was convened by Pakistan’s Embassy...

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  • March 8, 2021

Sania joins global women leaders at the IWD webinar hosted by Athena40

March 8, 2021: Focused on ‘Women's Leadership in Times of Crises’, an international webinar was hosted by Athena40, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • March 8, 2021

Nishtar shares the women centred post-COVID Ehsaas Strategy at the WEF’s IWD event

March 8, 2021: At the World Economic Forum’s virtual global event themed, “Women, Leadership and a Pandemic”, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • March 8, 2021

Sania joins The Lancet series panel on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2021: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at the webinar around, ‘The Lancet Series on Women and Children...

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  • March 8, 2021

PM briefed on proposed Ehsaas food stamp programme

March 8, 2021- Islamabad: In a meeting at the PM House, the Prime Minister gave directions to proceed with the detailed conceptualization...

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  • March 4, 2021

Ehsaas working to improve ecosystem for Street Hawkers

Islamabad - March 4, 2021: Aimed at setting up a collaborative framework for the forthcoming Ehsaas Street Hawkers’ Initiative, an MoU was inked...

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  • March 2, 2021

Pak-China collaboration around poverty alleviation on the anvil

March 2, 2021 – Islamabad: H. E. Nong Rong, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan called on SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar. Secretary Poverty Alleviation...

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  • February 26, 2021

One Window Ehsaas opening soon

Feb26, 2021 – Islamabad: At the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division (PASSD), SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a final consultative...

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  • February 25, 2021

Ehsaas awarded for steering transparent Ehsaas Emergency Cash disbursements at NFEH’s 13th International CSR Summit and Awards-2021

Feb 25, 2021 – Islamabad: At the 13th International CSR Summit and Awards 2021 organised by the National Forum for Environment ...

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  • February 25, 2021

Rs. 5 billion being ploughed into Ehsaas Interest Free Loan

Feb 25, 2021 – Islamabad: Islamabad - February 25, 2021: With the new injection of Rs. 5 Billion to upscale Ehsaas Interest Free Loan (IFL)...

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  • February 24, 2021

Dr. Nishtar holds news conference to open Ehsaas survey in Sargodha

Feb 24, 2021 – Sargodha: Addressing a news conference in Sargodha, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar formally opened Ehsaas survey in the district....

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  • February 24, 2021

Radio Program Raabta: Sania Nishtar answers FAQs on Ehsaas Survey and Kafaalat

Feb 24, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar answered the frequently asked questions (FAQs) of Ehsaas beneficiaries in Radio...

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  • February 22, 2021

Seventh Steering Committee Meeting for Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship approves Rs. 6.53 Billion for 67,000 scholarships in 2020-21

Feb 22, 2021 – Islamabad: The steering committee for Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship met with the SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • February 18, 2021

Nishtar chairs Ehsaas Amdan’s first anniversary review meeting

Feb 18, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the stocktake meeting with Ehsaas Amdan implementing partners. The meeting virtually...

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  • February 16, 2021

Sania Nishtar joins the SBP hosted panel on ‘Banking on Equality Policy’

Feb 16, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joined the panel on ‘the Banking on Equality Policy’ hosted by State Bank of Pakistan....

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  • February 15, 2021

Dr. Nishtar releases a compilation of 40 instructional videos to create awareness for new enrollees in Ehsaas Kafaalat

Feb 15, 2021 – Islamabad: Payments to new Ehsaas Kafaalat beneficiaries who are being enrolled through the ongoing Ehsaas survey...

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  • February 12, 2021

Sania Nishtar chairs the Design Committee meeting of Ehsaas

Feb 12, 2021 – Islamabad: Under the chair of SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar, Technical Design Committee of Ehsaas met to discuss important agendas...

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  • February 12, 2021

Nishtar briefs Advisor Establishment on Ehsaas’ digital dashboards

Feb 12, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar met with the Advisor Establishment, Shahzad Arbab to apprise him of efforts being done under...

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  • February 11, 2021

Nishtar joins maiden discussion on the economy of wellbeing hosted by Finnish Government

Feb 11, 2021: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joined a CSocD59 Virtual Side Event, The Economy of Wellbeing: A Holistic Approach to achieve...

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  • February 11, 2021

Nishtar opens Ehsaas Survey in Lahore to identify deserving families

Feb 11, 2021 – Lahore: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar opened the Ehsaas survey in Lahore that will be accomplished by June 2021. Addressing...

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  • February 11, 2021

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar encourages awardees of Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship in Lahore

Feb 11, 2021 – Lahore: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar sat with students of University of Education in Lahore who were awarded Ehsaas...

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  • February 10, 2021

PM visits Kallar Syedan Tehsil of Rawalpindi to meet new Kafaalat beneficiaries

Feb 10, 2021 - Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Kallar Syedan Tehsil of Rawalpindi to witness Kafaalat enrolment and to interact...

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  • February 9, 2021

Sania speaks at FAO’s webinar on “Ensuring Human Rights to Adequate Food for Sustainable Food Systems”

Feb 9, 2021: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited as a panellist at a webinar on ensuring human rights to adequate food for sustainable food...

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  • February 4, 2021

Ehsaas approves standards for private sector orphanages

Feb 4, 2021 – Islamabad: In a special meeting chaired by SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar, the standards for private sector orphanages...

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  • February 3, 2021

Radio Program Raabta: Dr. Nishtar discusses significance of CNIC for households to benefit from Ehsaas

Feb 3, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar connected with Ehsaas beneficiaries through Radio Pakistan’s national hook up program...

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  • February 2, 2021

29,961 individuals removed from BISP list: Sania

Feb 2, 2021 – Islamabad: BISP has exited an additional 29,961 individuals from its list of beneficiaries, following the data cleaning...

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  • February 1, 2021

International development partners’ delegation visits Jamrud and Peshawar to see Ehsaas in field

February 1, 2021 - Peshawar: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was accompanied by H.E. Christian Turner, British High Commissioner; Najy Benhassine...

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  • January 29, 2021

PM distributes Ehsaas scholarship and interest free loan cheques in Sahiwal

Jan 29, 2021 – Sahiwal: Prime Minister Imran Khan addressed a public gathering in Sahiwal and launched few development projects. Amongst ...

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  • January 29, 2021

Sania Nishtar holds media briefing on Ehsaas Survey and enrolment of new beneficiaries in Sahiwal

Jan 29, 2021 – Sahiwal: Addressing a media briefing in Sahiwal, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar said that an ongoing survey for the Ehsaas programme ...

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  • January 27, 2021

Ehsaas opens facilitation desk for Ehsaas Tahafuz pilot in the Holy Family Hospital

Jan 27, 2021 - Islamabad: The ‘Ehsaas Tahafuz Facilitation Desk’ was officially opened by SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar at the Holy Family Hospital ...

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  • January 27, 2021

Radio Program Raabta: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar begins weekly program on Ehsaas Survey and Ehsaas Kafaalat

Jan 27, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar will be reaching out the wider national audience every Wednesday through Radio Pakistan’s ...

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  • January 25, 2021

Sania holds policy dialogue on Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship in Women University Mardan

Jan 25, 2021- Mardan: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to Women University Mardan to hold a policy dialogue with Ehsaas Undergraduate ...

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  • January 25, 2021

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar addresses a press conference on Ehsaas Survey in Mardan

Jan 25, 2021 – Mardan: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar addressed a press conference with local media reporters, journalists and district ...

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  • January 21, 2021

President convenes meeting to expedite the process of registration for the differently-abled

Jan 21, 2021 – Islamabad: The President Dr. Arif Alvi convened a meeting to expedite the process of registration of the differently-abled. ...

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  • January 21, 2021

Sania Nishtar inaugurates ‘Ehsaas Tahafuz Project Unit’ at PASSD

Jan 21, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar inaugurated the ‘Ehsaas Tahafuz Project Unit’ that has been established to manage...

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  • January 21, 2021

Steering Committee of Ehsaas Tahafuz met to take stock and approve measures to accelerate progress of the pilot

Jan 21, 2021 – Islamabad: The second meeting of the Ehsaas Tahafuz Steering Committee was chaired by SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • January 20, 2021

Sania keynotes the virtual launch of the Asia and the Pacific Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition 2020

Jan 20, 2021 - Bangkok: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to keynote the virtual launch of the Asia and the Pacific Regional Overview of Food ...

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  • January 20, 2021

PM launches Ehsaas Kafaalat in South Waziristan; reviews the status of Ehsaas survey in the district

January 20, 2021 – South Waziristan: Prime Minister Imran Khan during his visit to South Waziristan launched Ehsaas Kafaalat programme...

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  • January 19, 2021

Cabinet Committee briefs PM about measures being taken to ensure the supply of Covid-19 vaccine this quarter

January 19, 2021 - Islamabad: The Cabinet Committee for the procurement of coronavirus vaccine gave briefing to the PM about ...

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  • January 18, 2021

SAPM Sania Nishtar joins advocacy seminar on breastfeeding at Aiwan-e-Sadr

Jan 18, 2021 - Islamabad: President Dr. Arif Alvi hosted a seminar at Aiwan-e-Sadr to promote exclusive breastfeeding, which is the most cost ...

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  • January 17, 2021

Sania speaks to hawkers in Islamabad to gain policy insights

Jan 17, 2021 - Islamabad: In preparations for the upcoming Street Hawkers’ Initiative under Mazdoor ka Ehsaas, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar ...

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  • January 16, 2021

Ehsaas convenes consultation on standardized beneficiary targeting for the upcoming One Window Ehsaas service

Jan 16, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a consultative meeting at the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division ...

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  • January 15, 2021

Ehsaas digital survey launched in Rawalpindi

Jan 15, 2021 - Rawalpindi: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar inaugurated the Ehsaas survey in Rawalpindi that is being rolled out under the teacher ...

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  • January 13, 2021

Chief Minister GB calls on SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar to discuss collaborations

January 13, 2021 - Islamabad: The new Chief Minister of Gilgit Baltistan, Khalid Khurshid called on SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar at Ehsaas Offices...

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  • January 13, 2021

Sania Nishtar chairs eligibility committee meeting of Ehsaas Tahafuz

January 13, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the eligibility committee meeting of Ehsaas Tahafuz. The committee discussed...

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  • January 12, 2021

Sania Nishtar convenes meeting with Chairman CDA to flesh out Street Hawkers’ Initiative

January 12, 2021- Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a meeting with Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) to flesh out details...

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  • January 12, 2021

‘Ehsaas Delivery Unit’ inaugurated to coordinate results-based operations

January 12, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar inaugurated the Ehsaas Delivery Unit (EDU) in Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety ...

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  • January 11, 2021

Ehsaas organizes meeting to discuss next steps for Data4Pakistan Portal

January 11, 2021 – Islamabad: A meeting was held with the team working on Ehsaas Data4Pakistan portal at the Ehsaas premises. SAPM Dr. Sania ...

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  • January 11, 2021

Ehsaas Nashonuma steering committee meets for the first time to discuss the roadmap for scaling it up; 48 Nashonuma Centres in 13 districts

January 11, 2021 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the introductory meeting of Ehsaas Nashonuma steering committee at ...

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  • January 9, 2021

Dr. Sania launches Ehsaas survey in South Waziristan; briefs local tribal Jirgas

January 9, 2021 – South Waziristan: SAPM made a visit to Wana, South Waziristan to launch Ehsaas survey and meet local tribal jirgas. “I appeal ...

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  • January 9, 2021

Sania Nishtar meets local tribal Jirgas in Tank

January 9, 2021 -Tank: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar visited Tank district in KP along with Ehsaas team to meet the local tribal jirgas....

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  • January 8, 2021

Sania inspects progress of Ehsaas survey in Dera Ismail Khan

Jan 8, 2021- Dera Ismail Khan: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to Dera Ismail Khan and briefed local media on the ongoing Ehsaas survey ...

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  • January 7, 2021

Ehsaas Cash payments to families of dead beneficiaries ongoing till Feb 28, 2021

January 7, 2021- Islamabad: Following the due diligence process, Ehsaas Emergency Cash payments to families of eligible dead beneficiaries have ...

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  • January 6, 2021

PM briefed about ‘no one goes to sleep hungry’ initiative planned under Ehsaas

January 6, 2021- Islamabad: The Prime Minister Imran Khan presided over a briefing meeting about the measures for Ehsaas “no one goes...

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  • January 6, 2021

Sania convenes the maiden meeting of Ehsaas steering committee for Waseela-e-Taleem Digital

Jan 6, 2021 - Islamabad: A maiden meeting of the Ehsaas steering committee for Waseela-e-Taleem Digital, an education conditional cash ...

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  • January 4, 2021

Dr. Sania Nishtar joins participants of 113th National Management Course

Jan 4, 2020: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar conducted a review session with participants of 113th National Management Course at National ...

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  • January 1, 2021

Ehsaas’ implementing agency, PPAF wins Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmark Awards 2021

January 1, 2021 – Islamabad: Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) , an Ehsaas’ implementing agency for Ehsaas Amdan and Ehsaas Interest ...

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  • January 1, 2021

PM inaugurates Tarnol Panagah for the daily wage earners

January 1, 2021 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan inaugurated Panagah at Tarnol Islamabad to provide food and shelter for the daily ager ...

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  • January 1, 2021

Sania Nishtar and Governor State Bank discuss Ehsaas One Woman One Account Initiative

Jan 1, 2021: A meeting was held between SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar and Dr. Reza Baqir, Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to discuss the Ehsaas ...

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  • January 1, 2021

Dr. Sania convenes stocktake meeting with PPAF

Jan 1, 2021 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a stocktake meeting with CEO PPAF to review the progress of Ehsaas Interest Free ...

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  • December 30, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joins the meeting of ECC’s Committee on Utility Stores

Dec 30, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar attended the meeting of ECC’s Committee on Utility Stores Corporation (USC) together...

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  • December 30, 2020

Dr. Sania attends the meeting of the Cabinet Committee for procurement of COVID-19 vaccines

Dec 30, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar attended the meeting of Cabinet Committee together with Asad Umer, Federal Minister for Planning...

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  • December 30, 2020

Sania says Ehsaas will invite hackers to identify digital security vulnerabilities

Dec 30, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired the joint meeting of Risk Assurance and Management, and Audit Committees...

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  • December 30, 2020

Provincial Minister of Punjab for Livestock and Dairy Development calls on Dr. Sania Nishtar

Dec 30, 2020 – Islamabad: Provincial Minister of Punjab for Livestock and Dairy Development, Sardar Hasnain Bahadar called on SAPM Dr. Sania ...

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  • December 27, 2020

Dr. Sania spot-checks the quality of service at Tarlai Panagah in Islamabad

Dec 27, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made an unannounced visit to Tarlai Panagah (shelter home) in Islamabad. The visit meant to spo...

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  • December 24, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar pays a surprise visit to an old age home

Dec 24, 2020 - Islamabad: To explore what the government needs to do to support private sector that runs old age homes, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar ...

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  • December 24, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar convenes a half day strategy session to plan new Kafaalat reforms

Dec 24, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a half day strategy session to plan the second generation reforms under the Ehsaas ...

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  • December 23, 2020

President chairs a conference on national initiatives to address gender based discrepancies

Dec 23, 2020 - Islamabad: Chairing a conference on national initiatives to address gender based discrepancies and for the promotion of legal, ...

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  • December 23, 2020

Ehsaas holds a consultative meeting on data protection bill

Dec 23, 2020 - Islamabad: Ehsaas held a consultative meeting with the World Bank to discuss the data protection bill. The discussion took place...

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  • December 21, 2020

Ehsaas Tahafuz and Ehsaas Delivery Unit meetings take place under the chair of SAPM Dr. Sania

Dec 21, 2020 – Islamabad: At the Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division (PASSD), SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened two back to back ...

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  • December 18, 2020

Dr. Sania visits a Panagah in Rawalpindi

Dec 18, 2020 - Rawalpindi: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Sania Nishtar visited a Panagah ...

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  • December 18, 2020

Ehsaas hosts a knowledge sharing session on digital and financial inclusion with experts

Dec 18, 2020 -Islamabad: Ehsaas virtually hosted a knowledge sharing session on, 'Digital & Financial Inclusion' with global experts...

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  • December 18, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chairs the 44th meeting of BISP board

Dec 18, 2020 – Islamabad: The 44th board meeting of BISP took place at the BISP headquarters in Islamabad. SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired...

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  • December 17, 2020

Sania inaugurates digitally enabled Ehsaas survey in Sialkot

Dec 17, 2020 - Sialkot: Under the newly introduced model, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar inaugurated the digitally enabled Ehsaas survey,...

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  • December 14, 2020

WB doubles its assistance for Ehsaas; PM briefed in a meeting with SAPM Dr. Sania and Country Director WB

Dec 14, 2020 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan was briefed that the World Bank (WB) has doubled its assistance for Ehsaas...

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  • December 14, 2020

President appreciates the Ehsaas Kafaalat Policy for Special Persons

Dec 14, 2020 - Islamabad: Chairing a meeting at the Aiwan-e-Sadr , about the registration of special persons, President Dr. Arif Alvi appreciated ...

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  • December 11, 2020

Dr. Sania makes early morning surprise visits to Kafaalat campsite and Panagah in Islamabad

Dec 11, 2020 – Islamabad: Early morning, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a surprise visit to the campsite at Karachi Company, Islamabad....

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  • December 11, 2020

Dr. Sania and Country Director WB conduct a global knowledge sharing session on one window delivery

Dec 11, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar and Country Director, The World Bank Pakistan, Najy Benhassine conducted a knowledge ...

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  • December 10, 2020

Sania Nishtar addresses a street vending webinar organized by PIDE

Dec 10, 2020 -Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited by PIDE to address a webinar, ‘Street Vendors in Islamabad – Voices from the ...

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  • December 10, 2020

Sir Michael Barber’s independent report says Ehsaas represents shift from politics of patronage to politics of performance

Dec 10, 2020 - Islamabad: In a press conference jointly hosted by Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division and Ministry of Information...

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  • December 10, 2020

Sania Nishtar visits a payment campsite in Kahuta to meet Ehsaas Kafaalat beneficiaries

Dec 10, 2020 - Islamabad: Together with senior Ehsaas officials, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made an early morning visit to the payment campsite...

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  • December 9, 2020

Sania tracks the status of Ehsaas Delivery System

Dec 9, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar held a meeting with Ehsaas team to track the status of Ehsaas Delivery System that is end...

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  • December 9, 2020

Dr. Sania calls on Auditor General of Pakistan to explore options for Ehsaas partnership

Dec 9, 2020- Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar together with Secretary Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division called on the Auditor General of Pakistan...

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  • December 9, 2020

Advisor Finance and SAPM Dr. Sania discuss options with regard to wheat subsidy

Dec 9, 2020 – Islamabad: A meeting was held between the Advisor Finance and Revenue, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh and SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • December 8, 2020

Sania briefs Prime Minister about progress of various Ehsaas initiatives

Dec 8, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar met with the Prime Minister Imran Khan to give an overview of the progress of several social ...

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  • December 8, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar convenes a meeting to review preparations for the upcoming Ehsaas Tahafuz

Dec 8, 2020: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar along with Secretary Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division Muhammad Ali Shahzada convened ...

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  • December 7, 2020

Sania joins the annual meeting of the SUN Lead Group 2020

Dec 7, 2020: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to join the annual meeting of the SUN Lead Group (SLG) 2020 in her capacity as a lead ...

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  • December 5, 2020

Sania visits Ehsaas Kafaalat campsite in Mianwali to review payment operations

Dec 5, 2020 - Mianwali: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar along with Ehsaas team made a visit to the Ehsaas Kafaalat campsite and ATM facilities in Mianwali to review ...

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  • December 4, 2020

Ehsaas launches web-portal for Ehsaas Kafaalat beneficiaries to report biometric failures

Dec 4, 2020 - Islamabad: Safeguarding specialized measures to resolve payment issues being faced by recipients of Ehsaas Kafaalat, a web-portal has ...

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  • December 4, 2020

Sania meets Ehsaas Kafaalat recipients at a school-site camp in Kallar Syedan Rawalpindi

Dec 4, 2020 - Rawalpindi: To meet Kafaalat beneficiaries and gain insights, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar visited a school-site camp in Kallar ...

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  • December 4, 2020

President convenes meeting on financial inclusion with Ehsaas, SBP and other stakeholders

Dec 4, 2020 – Islamabad: The President of Pakistan Dr. Aif Alvi convened two back-to-back meetings; one on financial inclusion for the differently ...

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  • December 3, 2020

Ehsaas Kafaalat Policy for special persons launched; 2 million households to benefit

Dec 3, 2020 – Islamabad: This international day of special persons, the Ehsaas Kafaalat Policy is being expanded to benefit 2 million families...

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  • December 3, 2020

Sania meets Ehsaas Kafaalat beneficiaries in Hazro

Dec 3, 2020 – Attock: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to Ehsaas Kafaalat payment camp in Hazro. At the site, she met with Kafaalat ...

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  • December 2, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania visits HBL branch in Islamabad to assist beneficiaries with Ehsaas Kafaalat payments through ATM

Dec 2, 2020 - Islamabad: To oversee Kafaalat cash withdrawals through ATM, Dr. Sania went to an HBL branch located at Melody Market...

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  • December 2, 2020

Ehsaas and Provincial Health Ministry of Punjab discuss collaborations on Nutrition projects

Dec 2, 2020 – Islamabad: Ehsaas convened a meeting with Provincial Minister for Health Punjab Dr. Yasmeen Rashid and Secretary Health ...

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  • December 1, 2020

Sania visits newly opened Ehsaas Kafaalat Payment Site in Tarnol; reviews construction work of Tarnol Panagah

Dec 1, 2020 – Islamabad: The Ehsaas Kafaalat tranche for the period July 2020 - December 2020 has been released this week. With the release...

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  • November 30, 2020

International policymakers applaud Ehsaas’ whole of the government approach at UNDP’s #NextGenGov event

Nov 30, 2020: UNDP hosted a high-level webinar on ‘#NextGenGov- Whole of the Government Integrated Social Protection Policy Response...

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  • November 30, 2020

Ehsaas Kafaalat tranche commences countrywide; Sania reviews field operations with stakeholders

Nov 30, 2020 -Islamabad: With the commencement of Ehsaas Kafaalat tranche countrywide, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar met with the Ehsaas team ...

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  • November 30, 2020

UN Resident Coordinator calls on SAPM Sania Nishtar

Nov 30, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was called on by Julien Harneis, United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator...

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  • November 30, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania and Minister for Information Shibli Faraz review Ehsaas Communications Strategy

Nov 30, 2020 - Islamabad: A meeting was held between SAPM Dr. Sanai Nishtar and Minister for information & Broadcasting Shibli Faraz...

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  • November 27, 2020

Ehsaas Kafaalat payments for July-December kick off. PM briefed on integrity measures taken to protect the payment system

Nov 27, 2020 -Islamabad: Prime Minister visited the Ehsaas Kafaalat Payment site at Jinnah Sports Complex in Islamabad to kick off payments ...

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  • November 26, 2020

Sania discusses matters related to Nutrition with Coordinator SUN Movement

November 26, 2020: Dr. Sania Nishtar, SAPM on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation held a virtual meeting with Gerda Verburg, Coordinator ...

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  • November 25, 2020

Dr. Sania speaks at AKU’s webinar on women in science and global health

November 25, 2020: Aga Khan University Institute for Global Health and Development hosted a webinar on Women in Science and Global Health. ...

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  • November 25, 2020

SAPM Sania Nishtar connects with Chief Secretary KP to discuss the progress of Ehsaas Survey in KP

Nov 25, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar along with senior official of Ehsaas connected with Chief Secretary KP and Provincial ...

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  • November 25, 2020

Dr. Sania shares details about Ehsaas Nashonuma at World Prematurity Day event hosted by UNICEF

Nov 25, 2020 -Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak as a guest of honour at an event hosted virtually by UNICEF Pakistan. ...

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  • November 24, 2020

Sania Nishtar on the list of BBC 100 Women 2020

November 24, 2020 – Islamabad: The BBC has revealed its list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2020. ...

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  • November 23, 2020

Ehsaas and UNDP think through ways to work together on digital governance

November 23, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar met with UNDP Pakistan team led by Tariq Malik, Chief Technical Advisor on Digital ...

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  • November 23, 2020

Sania reviews a 3-year technology transformation plan for Ehsaas

Nov 23, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a half-a-day meeting with Secretary Yusuf Khan to review the three year technology ...

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  • November 23, 2020

Sania holds a consultation with field teams to review Kafaalat cash transfer arrangements

Nov 23, 2020 - Islamabad: In preparation for the Ehsaas Kafaalat cash transfers, Ehsaas held a virtual consultation with the field staff....

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  • November 21, 2020

Sania appeals to citizens during visit to Peshawar, asks them to participate in the Ehsaas Survey

Nov 21, 2020 - Peshawar: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar together with Ehsaas team officials visited Peshawar today to track Ehsaas Survey interventions ...

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  • November 21, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania interacts with Bank Alfalah’s retailers at a Kafaalat preparatory training in Peshawar

Nov 21, 2020 – Peshawar: Ehsaas’ partnering bank, Bank Alfalah had organized a series of technical training sessions this week for their retail ...

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  • November 20, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania joins HBL Konnect retailers at a Kafaalat preparatory training in Islamabad

Nov 20, 2020 – Islamabad: Ehsaas’ partnering bank, Habib Bank Limited (HBL) had organized a series of technical training sessions this week...

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  • November 18, 2020

Sania conducts a meeting to review the integrity features of the upcoming Ehsaas Tahafuz

November 18, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar chaired a meeting with the team working on the design of the Ehsaas Tahafuz pilot. ...

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  • November 17, 2020

Poverty Alleviation Division and Ministry of National Food Security explore partnership options to serve poor

November 17, 2020 - Islamabad: Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division and Ministry of National Food Security and Research came...

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  • November 16, 2020

Prime Minister’s COVID Relief Fund sets a precedent: transparent expenditure trail of 4.8 billion revealed

November 16, 2020 – Islamabad: The Prime Minister chaired a meeting of the Policy Committee overseeing the Prime Minister’s COVID Relief Fund ...

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  • November 14, 2020

PM approves increase in Ehsaas Kafaalat beneficiaries to 7 million

Nov 14, 2020 - Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan has granted approval to increase the number of beneficiary households of the Ehsaas ...

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  • November 13, 2020

PM announces countrywide roll out of Ehsaas’ Taleemi-wazaef; inaugurates Dar-ul-Ehsaas during visit to Turbat

November 13, 2020 - Turbat: The Prime Minister during his visit to Turbat was briefed by SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar about the nation-wide rollout ...

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  • November 12, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joins UNDP’s Future of Development Strategy Lab hosted by UNDP

Nov 12, 2020: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joined the 'Future of Development Strategy Lab on Futures and Complexity' hosted by UNDP New York. ...

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  • November 12, 2020

Dr. Sania addresses a news conference to unveil details about nationwide rollout of massively reformed Waseela-e-Taleem, under the Ehsaas umbrella

Nov 12, 2020 – Islamabad: While unveiling details about nationwide rollout of Waseela-e-Taleem, under the Ehsaas umbrella, SAPM Dr. Sania ...

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  • November 11, 2020

Ehsaas and ADB explore future collaborative options

Nov 11, 2020: SAPM Dr. Sania together with Ehsaas officials convened a consultative meeting with Asian Development Bank (ADB) team led...

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  • November 11, 2020

Ehsaas and SBP discuss transition of Ehsaas payments to Micropayment Gateway

Nov 11, 2020: A meeting was held between Ehsaas and the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to discuss possible transition of Ehsaas digital payment ...

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  • November 11, 2020

Ehsaas and HBL work out modalities for the next tranche of Ehsaas Kafaalat

Nov 11, 2020: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a meeting with Habib Bank Limited (HBL) team led by President HBL Muhammad Aurangzeb. ...

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  • November 11, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar addresses National Consultative & Advocacy meeting on Trans Fat Elimination in Pakistan

Nov 11, 2020- Islamabad: At the National Consultative & Advocacy meeting on Trans Fat Elimination in Pakistan, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar ...

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  • November 10, 2020

BISP Board meets for the 43rd time under the chair of SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar

Nov 10, 2020 – Islamabad: The 43rd board meeting of BISP was held at the BISP headquarters under the chair of SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • November 9, 2020

Sania Nishtar keynotes Pak-China Institute’s conference on ‘Poverty Alleviation, COVID-19, and CPEC’

November 9, 2020 -Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was a chief guest and keynote speaker at a virtual conference on ‘Poverty Alleviation...

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  • November 9, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar hails advent of first ever MRCP (UK) PACES exams in Pakistan

Nov 9, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited as a chief guest at a dinner hosted by the British Council in honour of the Federation ...

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  • November 7, 2020

Sania Nishtar keynotes the #SheLovesTech Pakistan 2020 National Finals

November 7, 2020: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was asked to keynote the National Finals #SheLovesTech 2020; a globally acclaimed women-centric ...

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  • November 7, 2020

Sania convenes Ehsaas Governance Observatory meeting to track the policy compliance

November 7, 2020 - Islamabad: To monitor compliance to Ehsaas Governance and Integrity Policy and track progress, SAPM Dr. Sania ...

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  • November 6, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania and Minister Omer Ayub convene a meeting on power subsidies

November 6, 2020 - Islamabad: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Sania Nishtar and Federal ...

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  • November 6, 2020

Ehsaas conducts meeting with experts to discuss indexation of cash transfers

November 6, 2020 - Islamabad: Ehsaas organized a virtual consultative meeting with experts from the World Bank to explore options around ...

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  • November 6, 2020

Ehsaas convenes a meeting to structure ‘One Window Initiative’ featuring physical and digital interfaces

November 6, 2020 - Islamabad: Dr. Sania convened a meeting today to structure the One Window Ehsaas, which is a single-window information ...

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  • November 5, 2020

Sania lauds trainees of Ehsaas Women Empowerment Centre; listens to voices of the least heard segment

November 5, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to Ehsaas Women Empowerment Center (WEC) in Burma Town...

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  • November 4, 2020

Sania oversees new enrolments of children in Waseela e Taleem

Nov 4, 2020 – Islamabad: To oversee the new enrolments of deserving children in Waseela-e-Tasleem (WeT) programme, SAPM Dr. Sania ...

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  • November 4, 2020

Sania stocktakes Ehsaas Undergrad Scholarships in field to review the success

Nov 4, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar visited National University of Technology (NUTECH) for policy consultation with the faculty ...

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  • November 4, 2020

Ehsaas convenes meeting to brush up the pilot execution plan of upcoming Tahafuz

Nov 4, 2020 – Islamabad: Ehsaas team working on the upcoming Tahafuz came to table under the chair of SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar to review...

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  • November 3, 2020

Sania briefs masses about an ongoing Ehsaas Survey in radio programme Rabta

November 3, 2020- Islamabad: In the Radio Pakistan’s Ehsaas special episode of programme ‘Rabta’ that is a daily national broadcast...

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  • November 2, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar explores options with PIDE for street vending legislation

November 2, 2020 – Islamabad: Street Vendors, have remained an integral part of the urban economy around the world. In this context...

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  • October 31, 2020

Turkey’s world-renowned chef and internet celebrity Burak Ozdemir visits a Panagah in Islamabad

October 31, 2020 – Islamabad: Upon his arrival in Islamabad, the Turkish Chef Burak Ozdemir visited a Panagah (shelter home) at Tarlai...

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  • October 30, 2020

Dr. Sania celebrates Eid Milad un Nabi with labourers at Panagah

October 30, 2020 – Islamabad: In connection with Eid Milad-un-Nabi, special Milad events under the aegis of Ehsaas were organized ...

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  • October 30, 2020

Dr. Sania joins Eid Milad un Nabi celebrations with children at Darul Ehsaas Orphanage

October 30, 2020 – Islamabad: To meet and greet Eid Milad-un-Nabi to the resident orphans being supported under Ehsaas, SAPM...

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  • October 29, 2020

Dr. Sania joins the first meeting of the Lancet–Chatham House Commission on population health post COVID-19

October 29, 2020 In her capacity as one of the Commissioners, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joined the first meeting of Commissioners of the Lancet...

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  • October 29, 2020

Closing Date of Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship applications extended till Nov 30

October 29, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar has announced an extension in the last date to submit Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship ...

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  • October 23, 2020

Dr. Sania virtually chairs the 42nd BISP board meeting

October 23, 2020: The 42nd meeting of the BISP Board was convened at the BISP headquarters in Islamabad. SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar virtually ...

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  • October 21, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar shares transparency measures hardwired in Ehsaas Emergency Cash at the Stanford CDDRL and Delivery Associates online panel

October 21, 2020: Dr. Sania highlighted how Pakistan leveraged transparency and rule-based execution to garner public trust in Ehsaas ...

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  • October 21, 2020

Sania addresses Gairdner Global Perspectives Panel- SDGs & GH through the Pandemic Lens

October 21, 2020: At the Gairdner Global Perspectives Panel titled, “SDGs & Global Health through COVID-19 lens”, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar ...

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  • October 21, 2020

SAPM Sania joins Ministers of South Asian Countries at the World Bank-IMF virtual roundtable

October 21, 2020: During the virtual roundtable, “Unleashing the South Asian Century Through Human Capital For All” hosted by World Bank ...

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  • October 21, 2020

Dr. Sania leads panel discussion at the WEF’s Jobs Reset Summit 2020

October 21, 2020: Speaking at the Jobs Reset Summit 2020 hosted by the World Economic Forum, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar emphasized that social protection...

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  • October 20, 2020

Sania Nishtar keynotes a Healt