Punjab Assembly Discusses Public Service Commission’s Report

ISLAMABAD, December 27, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab held a discussion on the Annual Report of the Punjab Public Service Commission for the Year 2017, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 17th session: Members’ Participation…

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Balochistan Assembly Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, December 26, 2019: The Balochistan Assembly’s 18th session was prorogued sine die on Thursday leaving most of its scheduled business unaddressed due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during last (fourth) sitting of the 18th session:  Members’ Participation…

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Punjab Assembly Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, December 26, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab took up entire agenda appearing on its List of Business on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 17th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and 25…

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Punjab Assembly Defers Agenda Due to Ministerial Absence

ISLAMABAD, December 24, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab deferred most of the Private Members’ agenda due to absence of the relevant ministers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 17th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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KP Assembly Amends Journalists’ Welfare Legislation

ISLAMABAD, December 24, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) passed the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Journalist Welfare Endowment Fund (Amendment) Bill, 2019 and adopted 19 amendments in the Assembly’s Rules, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the…

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Punjab PA Transacts Entire Business amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, December 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab transacted entire agenda appearing on its List of Business amid low attendance of lawmakers on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 17th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Balochistan PA Leaves Most of the Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, December 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan left most of the agenda unaddressed due to low attendance and Opposition’s protest on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 18th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for an…

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KP Assembly Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, December 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) took up entire business appearing on its ‘Orders of the Day’ on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the tenth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met…

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U.S.-Pakistan Partnership Strengthens Governance and Democracy

Islamabad, December 23, 2019 – The United States is a dedicated, long-term partner of Pakistan in promoting good governance and democracy.  On Monday, December 23, more than 200 representatives from civil society organizations gathered to celebrate the achievements of the U.S.- funded Citizens’ Voice Project, which advanced citizen engagement with public and elected institutions to…

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Sindh Assembly Transacts One-Third Agenda during 6th Session

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh addressed almost one-third of its scheduled business during sixth session comprising 38 sittings that continued between September 13, 2019, and December 20, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its session report.

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