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UNESCO Pakistan Launched the 2012 EFA Global Monitoring Report: Youth & Skills

The tenth Global Monitoring Report was launched in Islamabad recognizing the commitment to invest in Youth and Skills. The event saw a large number of participants from not only other United Nations agencies, but also from civil society. With NGOs,
working for Education and Skills, and Media were the forefronts' of the event.
Dr. Kozue Kay Nagata in the opening remarks, quoted from the global speech of Director-General of UNESCO, Ms. Irina Bokova said, "I would like to dedicate this ceremony to Ms. Malala Yousafzai, a young brave activist for the right of girls to the education of Pakistan, assaulted last week, because she wanted to go school'. Also, Dr. Nagata added, "For Pakistan as a nation, this year's GMR has a special value".Read More...
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EFA Global Monitoring Report Launch in Sindh

UNESCO in collaboration with Idaara-e Taleem-o-Aagahi (ITA) and Education and Literacy Department, Government of Sindh, launched the EFA Global Monitoring Report 2012, amidst the presence of representatives of Civil Society Organizations,
Government officials, United Nations, Private Sector and Media. Senior Minister for Education and Literacy Department, Pir Mazhar-ul-Haq, formally launched the GMR.

The tenth Education for All Global Monitoring Report, Putting Education to Work of United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recognizes dire need for investment in the future of young boys and girls in terms of spending, quality education and skill building initiatives. Read More...
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EFA Global Monitoring Report Launch in Punjab

The Report was launched jointly by UNESCO and Idara-e-Taleem-o-Aagahi (ITA) in Lahore, Punjab on Monday, October 24, 2012. Prominent speakers in the occasion included Chairman Punjab Education Foundation Raja Anwar, Member of National Assembly Saira Afzal Tarar,
Advisor to Chief Minister Zakai Shahnewaz, Derector ITA Bela Raza Jamil, General Manager Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority Shahid Jamil and Chairperson Punjab Vocational Training Centre Faisal Ejaz and UNESCO Director/Representative Dr. Kozue Kay Nagata. The launching event was participated by wide range of individuals representing the government, civil society, NGOs, media, teachers, students, private sector and international agencies.
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