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The Sitting of the National Assembly has been adjourned to meet again on Monday, the 6th February, 2023 at 5:30 p.m.| In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) of the Article 54 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan , the President has been pleased to summon the Majlis-e-Shoora (Parliament) to meet in Joint Sitting in the Parliament House, Islamabad, on Wednesday, the 8th February, 2023 at 3.00 p.m.|
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Achieving SDGs pivotal for regional progress and development: Convener SDGs Ms Romina Khurshid Alam

Tuesday, 6th December, 2022

Islamabad: 6th December 2022:  Convener SDGs Ms Romina Khurshid Alam has said that both Sri Lanka and Pakistan share same challenges like climate induced emergencies, poverty and other socio-economic challenges. She said that achieving SDGs win-win for both countries. Convener National Parliamentary Taskforce on SDGs Ms. Romina Khurshid Alam expressed these views in a meeting with Sri Lankan delegation led by Sri Lanka State Minister of Finance Mr. Priyanatha at Parliament House.

Sri Lanka State Minister of Finance Mr. Priyanatha at Parliament House expressed solidarity with people of Pakistan who have been facing devastating impacts of recent floods in Pakistan. He said that mutual cooperation and unanimous approach essential to transform regional socio-economic challenges into opportunities.

Convener SDGs Ms Romina Khursheed Alam also sought cooperation of Sri Lankan for student exchange Programme & Enhancing business to business contacts between both countries. She also pointed out that the health sector in Pakistan can learn a lot from success stories of Sri Lankan Health sector especially in the area of training the world's best Mid wives. The meeting was attended by MNA Ms.Zahra Wadood and Senior officers of Parliamentary Task Force on SDGs.

Later on, Sri Lankan delegation also visited National Assembly Hall.