Pakistan, EU sign agreement on HR promotion


Islamabad, Dec. 30 (TNS): Pakistan and European Union have signed a Grant Financing Agreement on promotion of human rights in Pakistan.

Secretary, Economic Affairs Division Arif Ahmed Khan and European Union Deputy Head of Mission to Pakistan Anne Marchal signed the agreement at a ceremony in Islamabad.  

The 9.6 million Euro grant also envisages enhancing the capacity of the Federal and Provincial Institutions. It aims at promoting and creating awareness in the area of Human Rights in collaboration with Ministry of Human Rights.