38TH SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL – Remarks by Pakistan for Clustered Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on Health and Special Rapporteur on Leprosy – 18 June 2018

  Mr. President, We thank both the Special Rapporteurs for their insightful reports and presentations. The Special Rapporteur (SR) on Health has rightly highlighted the challenges in realization of right to health including those people under detention. Safeguarding the right to Health of the incarcerated is a challenging task especially for the resource constrained developing…

Statement by H.E. Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan on behalf of OIC – Panel discussion on the rights of women – Theme: Women’s rights and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: health and gender equality – 35th HRC Session – (13 June 2017)

  Mr. President, We make this statement on behalf of OIC member states. We believe in the promotion and protection of rights of women. No society can truly progress without inclusive socio-economic development of women. In this regard the Sustainable Development Goals particularly those related to health and education become very important, considering the far…

Statement by Pakistan – 35th Session Human Rights Council – 8 June 2017

  Mr. President,   While busy grappling with socio-economic and security challenges, we may witness apocalyptic consequences of a deadly outbreak or emerging health threat. The global health security is becoming increasingly relevant, as the outbreaks, in this age of connectivity and globalization, are not restricted to one country or continent. In this perspective, today´s…

Statement by Pakistan, On behalf of OIC 35th Session Human Rights Council – 8 June 2017

  Mr. President, Achieving international public health security is one of the main challenges arising from the new and complex landscape of public health. Commitments such as International Health Regulations (IHR-2005) and Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) require core capacities. Cognizant of these issues the 2nd Islamic Conference of Health Ministers (ICHM) held on 1-4…

Statement by Pakistan on behalf of the OIC Member States, Clustered ID: Special Rapporteur on Health and Independent Expert on International Solidarity – 35th Session of the Human Rights Council – 6 June 2017

    Mr. President, Pakistan makes this statement on behalf of OIC member states. We thank the Special Rapporteur on Health and the Independent Expert on International Solidarity on the compilation of very comprehensive reports, findings of which can serve for be important in future work. We believe that right to mental health is an…

Remarks by Pakistan during the Interactive Dialogue with Special Rapporteur on Health and Independent Expert on International Solidarity – (35th Session of HRC) – 6th June 2017

Please Check against the Delivery   Mr. President, Pakistan aligns itself with the statement of OIC. We appreciate the comprehensive reports of the Special Rapporteur on Health and the Independent Expert on International Solidarity. Pakistan strongly supports the right to health and believes that highest standards of physical and mental health promote the realization of…