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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 Health Services Academy event on ‘Economic aspects of COVID -19’

October 20, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sani Nishtar was invited to keynote the consultative meeting hosted by Health Services Academy ...

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  • October 18, 2020

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi opens Ehsaas Langar in Multan

October 18, 2020 - Multan: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi inaugurated the Ehsaas Langar (soup kitchen) in Multan that serves cooked...

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  • October 17, 2020

Sania represents Pakistan at the World Bank’s poverty open event ‘End Poverty Day 2020: Surmounting Setbacks’

Oct 17, 2020 - Washington: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited by the World Bank Group to speak at an online poverty event,...

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  • October 17, 2020

Ehsaas celebrates World Poverty Day; event highlights social and environmental protection linkages

October 17, 2020 – Islamabad: Ehsaas hosted a high-level virtual event to celebrate the World Poverty Day. The event brought together...

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  • October 16, 2020

PM visits upgraded Panagah at G-9 Islamabad, dines with labourers

October 16, 2020 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Panagah (shelter home) at G-9 in Islamabad and appreciated...

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  • October 15, 2020

Sania joins the ‘Regional Conversation on Social Protection’ hosted by UNESCAP

October 15, 2020 -Bangkok: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited by United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific...

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  • October 14, 2020

Sania presents post COVID-19 Ehsaas strategy at an Asian intergovernmental event

October 14, 2020 - Chiang Mai: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar addressed the webinar, How can we reduce inequalities in later life as societies...

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  • October 14, 2020

SAPM Sania Nishtar reviews upgradation work at G-9 Panagah

October 14, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to Panagah located at G-9 in Islamabad....

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  • October 13, 2020

Sania addresses high-level South Asian event at World Bank-IMF Annual Meeting

October 13, 2020 - Washington: During the World Bank Group-IMF Annual Meeting, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar participated...

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  • October 13, 2020

Sania outlines measures to address tokenism in policymaking at 2020 WLGH Conference

October 13, 2020 - Washington: At the 2020 Women Leaders in Global Health Conference, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to join...

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  • October 9, 2020

Sania reviews Ehsaas Registrations Desks in Charsadda

October 9, 2020 - Charsadda: While in KP, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar made a visit to Charsadda to review the Ehsaas Registration Desks...

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  • October 9, 2020

Sania and CM KP Mehmood Khan agree on the roadmap to upgrade Panagah standards across KP

October 9, 2020 - Peshawar: During her visit to KP, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar met Chief Minister KP Mehmood Khan in Peshawar....

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  • October 8, 2020

Dr. Sania keynotes international meeting hosted by Indonesian government

October 8, 2020 - Jakarta: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to keynote the “International Webinar on Integration and Digitization of G2P ...

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  • October 8, 2020

Sania reviews Ehsaas data security arrangements at NTC Headquarters

October 8, 2020- Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar along with senior officials of Ehsaas IT team visited National Telecommunication ...

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  • October 5, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar briefs PM on Panagah upgradation and expansion plan

October 5, 2020 - Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran chaired the meeting to discuss the remodelling and expansion plan for Panagahs...

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  • October 5, 2020

Pakistan National Nutrition Coordination Council meets under the chair of the Prime Minister

October 5, 2020 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired the meeting of Pakistan National Nutrition Coordination Council (PNNCC). ...

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  • October 5, 2020

Pakistan one of the top ranked countries in Asia with highest response to social protection amid COVID-19: International Policy Center for Inclusive Growth

October 5, 2020: At a global e-conference hosted by the International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG), Pakistan...

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  • October 2, 2020

President Dr. Arif Alvi emphasizes the need for developing a centralized national database on all diseases, including breast cancer

Oct 2, 2020- Islamabad: Chairing a meeting at Aiwan -e- Sadar, regarding data collection of Breast Cancer in Pakistan...

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  • October 2, 2020

Dr. Sania reviews progress of Ehsaas Governance Observatory

October 2, 2020 -Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar convened a meeting to review the progress on the Ehsaas Governance...

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  • October 1, 2020

Steering Committee of Ehsaas Tahafuz shapes up the pilot roll out plan

Oct 1, 2020- Islamabad: The steering committee of Ehsaas Tahafuz came to the table to shape up the pilot roll out of the this upcoming program...

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  • October 1, 2020

Ehsaas and PBM set key milestones for the next quarter

Oct 1, 2020- Islamabad: A meeting was held with Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (PBM) to discuss the key milestones for the next quarter...

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  • September 30, 2020

President and CEO of Nutrition International presents their Nutrition strategy to Ehsaas

September 30, 2020 - Ottawa: President and CEO of Nutrition International, Joel Spicer together with his global and country teams ...

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  • September 30, 2020

SAPM Sania Nishtar chairs the third Ehsaas Risk Management and Assurance Committee meeting

September 30, 2020 - Islamabad: To step up and step forward with the agenda to establish the Cybercrime Wing within Ehsaas, the third Risk Management...

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  • September 30, 2020

Deadline of Ehsaas Cash payments extended: Payments to those with biometric failure and to the families of dead to continue till Oct 30, 2020

September 30, 2020 – Islamabad: Taking to twitter, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar has announced that Ehsaas Emergency Cash payments ...

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  • September 29, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar highlights Ehsaas nutrition approach at an event hosted by Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition and FAO

September 29, 2020 - Rome: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at the online launch event for the Global Panel’s...

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  • September 24, 2020

Pakistan and Chile co-host a high-level poverty event at UNGA; PM Imran Khan along with 5 Heads of State demonstrate commitment to tackle poverty

September 24, 2020 - New York: Pakistan and Chile co-hosted a very special event today titled, ‘Poverty at a crossroad...

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  • September 22, 2020

Pakistan’s COVID-19 response globally lauded at high-level CGD event

Sep 22, 2020 - Washington D.C.: A high-level global thinktank, Center for Global Development (CGD), hosted an international forum...

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  • September 21, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar inspects the upgradation work at Peshawar More Panagah and Langar

September 21, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar visited the Panagah and Langar at Peshawar More, Islamabad along with Ehsaas ...

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  • September 21, 2020

Sania Nishtar keynotes the SCB Women in Tech event celebrating women entrepreneurs

Sep 21, 2020 - Karachi: Standard Chartered Bank Pakistan invited SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar to keynote the closing event of Women ...

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  • September 17, 2020

Dr. Sania releases an instructional video on the Ehsaas Emergency Cash - Facilitation Portal

September 17, 2020 -Islamabad: “All eligible Emergency Cash beneficiaries with biometric challenges who will apply through...

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  • September 16, 2020

Ehsaas opens portal to facilitate emergency cash beneficiaries in last 15 days

September 16, 2020 -Islamabad: Taking measures to resolve payment issues being encountered by eligible applicants of Ehsaas Emergency ...

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  • September 16, 2020

EU Heads of Missions briefed about flagship Ehsaas

September 16, 2020 -Islamabad: Heads of Missions of the European Union and Member States commended Ehsaas as the largest...

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  • September 15, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar addresses global virtual event to launch ‘The Lancet NCDI Poverty Commission Report’

September 15, 2020: The Lancet Commission on Reframing Non-Communicable Diseases and Injuries (NCDI) for the Poorest Billion...

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  • September 15, 2020

Ehsaas shifts to accrual accounting system

September 15, 2020 - Islamabad: Under the overarching Ehsaas framework, BISP becomes the first organization in the social sector ...

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  • September 14, 2020

SAPM Sania Nishtar connects with senior management of UNDP Global to explore potential synergies

September 14, 2020: To explore options for strategic collaboration around digitally centred social welfare in Pakistan, Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special ...

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  • September 12, 2020

Sania Nishtar visits Ehsaas projects in Multan over the weekend

September 12, 2020 - Multan: As disbursements of Ehsaas Emergency Cash draw close to the conclusion throughout the country by September 15...

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  • September 11, 2020

Sania Nishtar visits Ehsaas Nashonuma Centre and reviews Ehsaas survey operations at Rajanpur

September 11, 2020 - Rajanpur: Aiming to inspect the quality of service delivery in the field under newly launched Ehsaas Nashonuma ...

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  • September 10, 2020

Governor Punjab chairs Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship distribution ceremony for FJWU

Sep 10, 2020 - Lahore: Governor Punjab, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar chaired Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship distribution ceremony...

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  • September 8, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar directs the formation of Cyber Crime Wing for Ehsaas

September 8, 2020 – Islamabad: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister of Pakistan on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • September 8, 2020

Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship portal reopens to receive online applications for academic year 2020-21

September 8, 2020 – Islamabad: The Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship portal has been reopened to receive fresh applications for the academic ...

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  • September 7, 2020

PM visits the remodelled Panagah at Tarlai Islamabad

September 7, 2020 – Islamabad: In line with his vision of developing Pakistan as an Islamic welfare state, PM visited the newly upgraded ...

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  • September 7, 2020

Sania Nishtar keynotes a webinar on Digital Health in COVID-19: Sharing Experiences of COMSATS’ South Asian Member States

Sep 7, 2020 - Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to keynote at a webinar on, Digital Health in COVID-19: Sharing Experiences...

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  • September 7, 2020

New World Bank Country Director calls on SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar

Sep 7, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar was called on by Najy Benhassine, World Bank Country Director at Ehsaas offices...

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  • September 5, 2020

Dr. Sania reviews Ehsaas operations in Neelam Valley, visits affected households

September 5, 2020 - Neelam Valley: Dr. Sania Nishtar, PM’s Special Assistant on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation ...

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  • September 3, 2020

SAPM Dr. Nishtar visits newly upgraded Panagah at Tarlai to review arrangements

Sep 3, 2020 – Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar visited the newly upgraded Panagah (shelter home) at Tarlai to review arrangements. ...

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  • September 2, 2020

Dr. Sania’s article published in Project Syndicate gets coverage in 11 countries

September 2, 2020: Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • September 2, 2020

Radio Program Raabta: Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship portal re-opening on Sep 5 to receive fresh applications

Sep 2, 2020 -Islamabad: Participating in Radio Program Raabta, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • September 1, 2020

Radio Program Raabta: Dr. Sania advises Ehsaas Emergency Cash beneficiaries to report Fake SMS messages on helpline: 0335-1058050/51

September 1, 2020 – Islamabad: Speaking to beneficiaries and applicants of Ehsaas Emergency Cash in a radio program Raabta...

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  • August 31, 2020

Sania joins SUN Lead Group Consultation on the SUN Strategy 3.0

Aug 31, 2020 - Geneva: For the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Executive Committee to brief the SUN Lead Group on the process to develop...

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  • August 31, 2020

Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship portal will open on Sep 5 to receive applications for year 2020-21

August 31, 2020 – Islamabad: Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship steering committee came to the table for the sixth time to review the progress...

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  • August 31, 2020

Radio Program Raabta: Govt extends date of Ehsaas Emergency Cash payments till Sep 15; Dr. Sania

August 31, 2020 - Islamabad: Interacting with listeners on national hook up radio program, Raabta, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection...

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  • August 28, 2020

Radio Program Raabta: Payments to families of dead beneficiaries and those with biometric issues to continue for a month after Aug 31; Dr. Nishtar

August 28, 2020 - Islamabad: Speaking to applicants of Ehsaas Emergency Cash in a radio program Raabta, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • August 27, 2020

Governor Punjab chairs Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship distribution ceremony in Lahore

August 27, 2020 - Lahore: Governor Punjab, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar chaired Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship distribution...

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  • August 27, 2020

Punjab Health Minister chairs Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship distribution ceremony in Lahore

August 27, 2020 - Lahore: Punjab Health Minister, Dr. Yasmin Rashid chaired Ehsaas undergraduate scholarship distribution ceremony...

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  • August 27, 2020

Governor SBP along with Deputy Governor calls on Dr. Nishtar

August 27, 2020 - Islamabad: Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir along with Sima Kamil, Deputy Governor SBP called...

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  • August 27, 2020

Radio Program Raabta: Dr. Sania expresses resolve to fight against fraudulent deductions on the ground

August 27, 2020 - Islamabad: Radio Pakistan held the fourth episode of the special interactive talk on ‘Ehsaas Emergency Cash in its program ...

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  • August 27, 2020

SAPM Sania field tests mobile wallet opening to introduce cashless banking for Ehsaas beneficiaries

August 27, 2020 – Islamabad: To field test the innovative proposition of opening mobile wallets for Ehsaas beneficiaries, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar ...

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  • August 27, 2020

SAPM Sania Nishtar oversees the ongoing renovation at Tarlai Panagah in Islamabad

August 27, 2020 -Islamabad: SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar together with Secretary Yousaf Khan and other senior Ehsaas officials paid a surprise ...

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  • August 26, 2020

Radio Program Raabta: Dr. Sania guides eligible applicants to collect cash before August 31 from nearest campsites and bank branches

August 26, 2020 – Islamabad: In the Radio Pakistan’s Ehsaas Emergency Cash special program ‘Raabta’ that is a daily national broadcast...

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  • August 25, 2020

Ehsaas and UNICEF join hands to commemorate World Breastfeeding Week 2020

August 25, 2020: This World Breastfeeding Week, Ehsaas and UNICEF joined hands to raise awareness amid COVID-19 around supporting ...

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  • August 25, 2020

Radio program Raabta: Dr. Sania announces re-opening of Ehsaas registration desks following closure of Ehsaas Emergency Cash

August 25, 2020 -Islamabad: Connecting with listeners in radio program Raabta, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection ...

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  • August 25, 2020

Dr. Sania holds a meeting to firm up Ehsaas individual financial assistance policy

August 25, 2020 – Islamabad: The meeting of Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division (PASSD) was held to firm up the individual ...

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  • August 24, 2020

Sania keynotes PIDE webinar on ‘Financing the Social Protection’

August 24, 2020 - Islamabad: Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) organized a webinar on 'Financing the Social Protection...

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  • August 24, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar holds a radio program Raabta to guide Ehsaas Emergency Cash beneficiaries

August 24, 2020 - Islamabad: Given the closure of Ehsaas Emergency Cash payments on August 31, 2020, Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant ...

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  • August 21, 2020

Ehsaas newsletter highlights 15-month remarkable journey of social protection in Pakistan

August 21, 2020 – Islamabad: Celebrating its 15-month journey, Ehsaas has released a newsletter that looks back at several successful Ehsaas ...

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  • August 21, 2020

SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar joins a panel discussion on temporary basic income with Head of Strategic Engagement UNDP

August 21, 2020 - Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar, PM’s Special Assistant on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation was invited to join the panel ...

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  • August 20, 2020

Sania visits Panagahs in Islamabad along with experts to plan renovation

August 20, 2020 -Islamabad: Taking immediate steps to plan renovation of the shelter and basic amenities being provided to labourers ...

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  • August 19, 2020

SAPM Sania Nishtar convenes Ehsaas Poverty Expert Committee meeting to get an overview of upcoming Tahafuz

August 19, 2020 -Islamabad: A consultative meeting of Ehsaas Poverty Expert Committee was convened at Ehsaas offices...

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  • August 18, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar joins media briefing with Cabinet Colleagues on government’s two-year performance

August 18, 2020 -Islamabad: A team comprising six members of the federal cabinet briefed the media on the two-year performance report...

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  • August 16, 2020

SAPM Sania Nishtar speaks at Harvard Pakistan Forum 2020

August 16, 2020 -Islamabad: Harvard Pakistan Forum (HPF) was held on August 13-16, 2020 virtually....

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  • August 14, 2020

Governor Sindh disburses cheques of Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship among 145 engineers of tomorrow

August 14, 2020 - Karachi: On the occasion of 74th Independence Day of Pakistan, Governor Sindh Imran Ismail awarded scholarships...

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  • August 13, 2020

Prime Minister unveils groundbreaking Ehsaas Nashonuma program

August 13, 2020 –Khyber Tribal District: Prime Minister Imran Khan launched a new program, Ehsaas Nashonuma that will tackle stunting...

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  • August 10, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar visits Panagah in Islamabad to plan upgradation

August 10, 2020- Islamabad: Following official approval of Panagah Strategy by the Prime Minister Imran Khan on August 9, 2020...

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  • August 10, 2020

Orphanages Expert Group meets for the 13th time with SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar to review living standards

August 10, 2020- Islamabad: Orphanages Expert Group met for the 13th time with PM’s Special Assistant on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • August 9, 2020

PM approves Panagah Strategy to expand the scope of shelter homes initiative

August 9, 2020 – Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved Panagah Strategy to expand the scope of his initiative Panagah...

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  • August 8, 2020

Ehsaas survey kicks off in KP; Sania herself enrols first household in Malakand

August 8, 2020 - Malakand: The official kick-off of Ehsaas Survey in KP, took place at Malakand. Ehsaas is conducting a door to door survey all over the country...

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  • August 6, 2020

Sania joins the 3rd meeting of Population Taskforce under the chair of President of Pakistan

August 6, 2020 -Islamabad: In her capacity as a member of the Federal Task Force on Population, PM’s Special Assistant on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • August 5, 2020

Sania Nishtar joins a ministerial roundtable hosted by UN Women in Bangkok

August 5, 2020 - Bangkok: Dr. Sania Nishtar joined a high-level virtual ministerial roundtable with Ministers from around the world ...

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  • August 5, 2020

Dr. Sania inspires women entrepreneurs at the meeting of FPCCI Standing Committee on women empowerment

August 5, 2020 – Lahore: The third meeting of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) central standing committee ...

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  • August 4, 2020

Ehsaas convenes consultative meetings with partner banks to explore ways to promote financial inclusion

Aug 4, 2020 - Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation ...

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  • August 3, 2020

Dr. Sania represents Pakistan at the 11th Korea – SAARC Seminar convened by the Government of Korea

Aug 3, 2020 – Islamabad: At the 11th Korea - SAARC Partnership Seminar convened by the Government of Korea...

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  • August 2, 2020

Sania meets and greets labourers on the second day of Eid at Ehsaas Langarkhana in Peshawar

Aug 2, 2020 -Peshawar: On the second day of Eid, Dr. Sania Nishtar, PM’s Special Assistant on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • August 1, 2020

Sania celebrates Eid with the destitute women and girls at Edhi Home

Aug 1, 2020 -Islamabad: Special Assistant to the PM on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Sania Nishtar visited Edhi home ...

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  • July 30, 2020

Dr. Sania addresses keynote at the Ehsaas Scholarship distribution event hosted by KMU

July 30, 2020 - Peshawar: Khyber Medical University organized Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship distribution ceremony in Peshawar ...

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  • July 30, 2020

Ehsaas and the World Bank explore collaborative avenues to expand the scope of Ehsaas

July 30, 2020 - Islamabad: Under the leadership of Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • July 30, 2020

International development partners congratulate Dr. Sania for releasing the flagship report on Ehsaas Emergency Cash

July 30, 2020 -Islamabad: Ehsaas hosted a webinar with donors, international development partners and UN agencies...

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  • July 29, 2020

President hosts a reception in collaboration with Ehsaas to pay tribute to services of health workers in COVID-19

July 29, 2020 – Islamabad: President Dr. Arif Alvi hosted a reception at the Presidency in Islamabad to pay tribute to the health workers...

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  • July 29, 2020

Dr. Sania Nishtar convenes consultative meeting to give structure to Panagahs

July 29, 2020 - Islamabad: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Sania Nishtar...

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  • July 29, 2020

Dr. Sania joins the Cabinet Committee meeting on Utility Stores Corporation to review the utilization of subsidy amount

July 29, 2020 - Islamabad: The cabinet committee on Utility Stores Corporation met to review the utilization of the subsidy amount....

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  • July 29, 2020

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to Pakistan calls on Dr. Sania Nishtar

July 29, 2020 -Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation...

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  • July 29, 2020

Sania discusses matters pertaining to SUN Movement with Coordinator and UN Assistant Secretary-General in Geneva

July 29, 2020 -Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to the PM on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation virtually connected...

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  • July 28, 2020

Dr. Sania presents Ehsaas Emergency Cash Report to President Dr. Arif Alvi

July 28, 2020 -Islamabad: In a meeting that took place at Aiwan-e-Sadar in Islamabad...

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  • July 28, 2020

Dr. Nishtar releases an explanatory video on ‘Ehsaas Know Your Status web-portal’ to facilitate applicants of Ehsaas Emergency Cash

July 28, 2020 - Islamabad: To facilitate applicants as well as vol¬unteers of Ehsaas Emer¬gency Cash program ...

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