5th Periodic CEDAW Report


The Government of Pakistan (GoP) follows a progressive and well-defined agenda for gender equality and women empowerment in the country. Guiding principles for the promotion and protection of women are embedded in provisions of the Constitution of Pakistan.

In pursuance of Article 18 of the Convention, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan is pleased to present its Fifth Periodic Country Report to the UNCEDAW Committee prepared in line with harmonized guidelines of United Nations. The Report covers measures adopted by Pakistan to give effect to provisions of the Convention and progress made from March 2013 to March 2017.Read More