Pakistan’s govt aware of all challenges and their implications on national development: UN
Dr. Abdul Baseer Khan Achakzai, Director/National Program Manager, Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination and Alba Cecilia Grazon, Head of Nutrition, United Nations World Food Programme, Islamabad, Pakistan participated in the Radio Pakistan’s program “ UN Perspective”.
In interview they said that Pakistan Vision 2025, the sustainable development goals, Scaling up Nutrition Movement and zero hunger challenge, National Fortification Strategy are examples of government’s commitment to improve the situation. The Provincial governments have taken positive steps by allocating funds under PC1 and initiating nutrition programmes in all four provinces in the food insecure and vulnerable districts. The good news is that government of Pakistan is aware of all challenges and their implications on development of the nation.