13th National Assembly of Pakistan Annual Report 2009- 2010 - Urdu Version

13th National Assembly of Pakistan Annual Report 2009- 2010 – Urdu Version

The Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) is a nationwide coalition of 35 civil society organizations working to strengthen all forms of democratic accountabilities in Pakistan. Currently, FAFEN is implementing the Democratic Governance Programme in 150 National Assembly constituencies across 108 districts of the country, seeking to encourage and facilitate public actions and demands for…

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Female Reproductive Health Neglected at RHCs

Female Reproductive Health Neglected at RHCs

The Ministry of Health has undertaken strategies aimed at improving standards of pediatric and female reproductive health, as well as to reduce communicable diseases like TB, in light of commitment to the Millennium Development Goals. However, 17% RHCs monitored by FAFEN Governance Monitors in January 2011 were deficient in trained staff to deal with TB,…

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FAFEN Violence Monitor: Political and Electoral Violence in Pakistan (October 15, 2009 – February 28, 2010)

Between October 15, 2009 and February 28, 2010, PEVER recorded a total of 368 incidents of political violence, 11 incidents of electoral violence, and 420 peace events in Pakistan. PEVER recorded a total of 368 incidents of political violence across the country between October 15, 2009, and February 28, 2010. A total of 24 reports were received from the field, and 344 were reported in the media.

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Performance Report of Women MPs 2nd Parliamentary Year of 13th NA

Performance Report of Women MPs 2nd Parliamentary Year of 13th NA

Women members have been more active, assertive and effective voices of citizens than their male counterparts in the National Assembly that is set to complete its Second Parliamentary Year this month, says a Performance Analysis of Women Members of the National Assembly released by the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) to mark International Women’s Day.

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Pakistan General Election 2008 Election Results Analysis

Pakistan General Election 2008 Election Results Analysis

From June 13 to July 18, 2007, FAFEN conducted Pakistan’s first statistically valid audit of the Draft Electoral Roll (2007). FAFEN conducted a List-to-People and People-to-List audit in electoral areas covered by 506 randomly selected Display Centers throughout the country – a methodology that has been tried and tested in many other countries. These Display…

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Regional Conference on Best Practices for Domestic Election Observation

Regional Conference on Best Practices for Domestic Election Observation

Domestic election observation is increasingly considered to be an essential ingredient for the transparency of elections and a significant factor in detecting and deterring electoral fraud and violence. Increasing funding from bilateral and foundation donors for domestic election observations. Standardized accreditation procedures and government policies related to domestic election observers provide evidence that governments also…

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FAFEN Issues Direct-Observation Report on NA’s Eighth Session

Islamabad, December 17, 2008:  The Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) issued a revealing report today about its direct observation of the proceedings of the National Assembly during the Eighth Session from November 10-21, 2008.  Among the most interesting observations are

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Pakistan General Elections 2008 Election Day Process Analysis Report

From June 13 to July 18, 2007, FAFEN conducted Pakistan’s first statistically valid audit of the Draft Electoral Roll (2007). FAFEN conducted a List-to-People and People-to-List audit in electoral areas covered by 506 randomly selected Display Centers throughout the country – a methodology that has been tried and tested in many other countries. These Display…

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