38TH SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL – Remarks by Pakistan for Clustered ID with SR on Extreme Poverty and SR Internally Displaced Persons – 22 June 2018

Mr. President,   The Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty has adequately highlighted the challenges faced by the countries who receive IMF support. These difficulties are particularly visible while they struggle to navigate through the narrow fiscal space for implementation of their policies for social protection and economic empowerment of their peoples. Mr. President, We agree…

38th SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL – Remarks by Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan – Clustered Interactive Dialogue with the Working Group on transnational corporations and the Special Rapporteur on independence of judiciary and lawyers, 22 June 2018

  Mr. President,           We thank the Special Rapporteur on independence of judiciary and lawyers for presentation of his report. We fully support the independence of judiciary and lawyers and consider it important for a functioning democracy. Pakistan’s constitution and its legal framework fully ensures the separation of powers of the executive, judiciary and legislature.…