NA defers private members’ agenda, discusses diplomatic issue

ISLAMABAD, April 20 2021: The National Assembly (NA) deferred private members’ business on Tuesday and considered a supplementary resolution seeking debate on the issue of expelling the French ambassador from Pakistan, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of 32nd session: Members’…

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KP Assembly adopts three resolutions, discusses price hike

ISLAMABAD, April 19, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) adopted three supplementary resolutions and debated price hike in the province, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 6th sitting of the 17th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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NA passes two government bills, discusses law and order

ISLAMABAD, April 19, 2021: The National Assembly (NA) passed two government bills and discussed current law and order situation in the country, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of 32nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for an…

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KP Assembly transacts entire agenda

ISLAMABAD, April 16, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) transacted its entire agenda on Friday amid absence of the leaders of the house and the opposition, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 5th sitting of the 17th session: Members’…

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NA transacts most of agenda, consumes 75% of sitting time on points of order

ISLAMABAD, April 16, 2021: The National Assembly (NA) transacted most of its agenda and consumed 75 percent of the proceedings in points of order related to the issues faced by non-Muslims and prevailing law and order in the country, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key…

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KP Sitting Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, April 13, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) transacted 80% of its agenda and adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 4th sitting of the 17th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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KP Assembly passes two government bills, adopts three supplementary resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 12, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) passed two government bills and adopted three supplementary resolutions, 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 17th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three…

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Re-Poll in Daska Orderly, Generally Peaceful and Well-Managed

ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2021: NA-75 Sialkot-IV (Daska) by-election held on April 10, 2021 witnessed low incidences of electoral violations as procedures were generally transparent and election staff conducted the process with care and mostly in accordance with prescribed regulations. Political competition was heightened following the decision of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), which was…

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KP Assembly adopts three resolutions, defers debate on law and order

ISLAMABAD, April 9, 2021: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) adopted three supplementary resolutions and deferred debate on an adjournment motion regarding law and order in the province, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 2nd sitting of the…

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COVID Relief Program Must Include Women, Proactively

TDEA-FAFEN Releases Findings of Socio-economic Impact Assessment of COVID-19 During First Wave ISLAMABAD, April 9, 2021: Federal and provincial governments need to expand the pandemic relief programs and improve their accessibility by easing down the eligibility criteria to mitigate the immediate risks for women and prevent exacerbation of the existing gender gaps during ongoing COVID-19…

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