Islamabad, October 09, 2012 (PPI-OT): On the directions of Prime Minister of Pakistan Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, the Ministry of Human Rights is organizing a National Conference on Child Rights under the theme: “Violence Against Children”. The conference will be held from October 11 to 12 in Marriott Hotel Islamabad. Various issues regarding status of child rights in Pakistan and the violence against children will be focused through the speeches and presentations in this conference.
The participants of the conference will also devise a road map to uplift the status of the children and to curb the incidents of violence against children. Federal Ministers, Advisor to Prime Minister Mustafe Nawaz Khokhar, Secretary Human Right Shagan Sharif Malik and a number of dignitaries will also address the participants of the conference. Moreover, the international organizations including Unicef and the organizations from all the four provinces have also been taken on board in organizing this conference.
For more information, contact:
Haji Ahmed Malik
Principal Information Officer
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +9251 925 2323 and +9251 925 2324
Fax: +9251 925 2325 and +9251 925 2326