Development Cooperation between Germany and Pakistan

Examples of Germany's development cooperation with Pakistan and updates from the projects of the different areas:

Inauguration of PFSA Mock Crime Scene Training Facility

Inauguration of PFSA Mock Crime Scene Training Facility

In a joint donor event on December 14th, 2015, the German Ambassador Ms. Ina Lepel, the Head of the European Union Delegation, Ambassador Jean-François Cautain, and the British High Commissioner Philip Barton participated in the inauguration of the new mock crime scene training facility at the Punjab Forensic Science Agency in Lahore. The training facility was developed by the ‘Criminal Investigative Services (CIS)’, a project funded by the German Federal Foreign Office and implemented by GIZ. The facility was inaugurated in memory of the late Home Minister Shuja Khanzada by his son, MPA Mr. Jahangir Khanzada, who attended the ceremony as the Guest of Honour.

An artisan demonstrating melting of brass at a local workshop inside old city, Lahore

An Illuminating Journey to the City of the Light Hearted

In October a group of young tribal students went on their first-ever visit to the cultural capital of Pakistan, Lahore. The young people from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) were overwhelmed by the verve of the provincial metropolis, reflecting their impressions in the enthusiastic observations made during their stay.

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Change Agents for a better tax culture

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in cooperation with the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) carried out an event to create change agents amongst students for a better tax culture in Pakistan. The event is part of a campaign called “Banaey Naujawan Behter Pakistan” (The youth will make a better Pakistan).

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Pakistan launches first ever TVET policy

On 4 March 2015 the Government of Pakistan launched the first ever National Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) policy document and the National Vocational Qualifications Framework (NVQF) in Pakistan, which will improve the quality of skills’ training in the country.

Participants developing Metaplan about uplift of the schemes during the workshop.

Training on voting

Members of a Community Based Organization (CBO) from Rokhan Khel in the Frontier Region Peshawar participated in a training workshop to learn methods for reaching consensus...

Cutting of the ribbon for the official opening of the clinic

Inaguration of the Green Star Afghan Refugee Clinic in Islamabad

The official opening ceremony of an Afghan Refugee Clinic was held middle of October at the outskirts of Islamabad. Deputy Head of ...

PM Pakistan is addressing the Pak-German Business Forum

PM Sharif stresses importance of TVET

The Prime Minister of Pakistan termed the provision of market-driven technical and vocational education and training (TVET) as one of the major priorities of...

Keyal Khwar 2

122 MW Keyal Khwar Hydropower Project Construction Contract awarded

For reducing electricity shortage in Pakistan, WAPDA awarded a contract on September 19, 2014 to Sinohydro Group for constructing...

Certification ceremony at Health Services Academy

HSA students complete their short course on Health Financing

A week after the Prime Minister approved the National Health Insurance Scheme, the Health Sector Support Programme commissioned by the BMZ took the discussion...

Launching Ceremony of the Women Empowerment and Protection Policy

Launching Ceremony of Women Empowerment and Protection Policy

Although women play an important role in their society, they are facing many forms of inequalities in their daily lives as well as they are often ...

Germany's development projects

Inauguration of Resource Centre

Inauguration Resource Centre Rawalpindi

On the 5th of December a regional training and resource centre for prosecutors in Punjab was inaugurated by...

Mamnoon seeks private sector’s support for economic uplift

TVET Achievement Award

The President of Pakistan, Mr.  Mamnoon Hussain, urged the private sector to join hands with the government and contribute to ...

Toll Free Call Center established at FATA Health Directorate

Inauguration Call Center

A formal inauguration of a toll free call center at Directorate of Health Services FATA, funded by the German Government through KFW Development Bank, was held on August 18...