FAFEN Emphasizes Short-Term Strategic Approach to Deal with Pandemic Governance

Releases Sixth Report on Monitoring and Assessment of the Government’s COVID-19 Response ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2021: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has stressed upon short-term strategic approach to cover the gaps, especially in setting up a structural platform that establishes close coordination at various tiers of government, a robust legislative engagement, and oversight that…

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Low Voter Turnout Marks NA-249 By-Election

ISLAMABAD, May 01, 2021: The NA-249 Karachi West-II by-election on April 29 saw a substantial decline in voter turnout, mainly due to the hot weather and Ramzan. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) ensured strict compliance to the COVID-19 standard operating procedures. Despite a competitive campaign, the poll recorded a turnout of 21.6 percent of…

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Thirteen lawmakers participate in pre-budget debate

ISLAMABAD, April 30, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh continued pre-budget discussion and 13 lawmakers participated in debate on it, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the sixth sitting of the 20th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Balochistan Assembly Transacts Entire Agenda

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, April 29, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan took up its entire agenda and adopted four resolutions on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 4th and last sitting of the 36th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Sindh Assembly continues pre-budget debate

ISLAMABAD, April 27, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh continued pre-budget discussion and eight lawmakers participated in debate on it, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the fifth sitting of the 20th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Balochistan Assembly passes five bills, discusses Quetta bomb blast

 ISLAMABAD, April 26, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed five government bills and discussed bomb blast at a hotel in Quetta, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 3rd sitting of the 36th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Sindh Assembly starts pre-budget debate

ISLAMABAD, April 26, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh started pre-budget discussion and four lawmakers participated in debate on it, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the fourth sitting of the 20th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Balochistan Assembly adopts five resolutions 

 ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted five resolutions and deferred question hour due to absence of relevant ministers, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 2nd sitting of the 36th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three…

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KP Assembly adopts three resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) adopted three supplementary resolutions and witnessed introduction of a government bill on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 7th sitting of the 17th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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