Free Essays on Poverty In Pakistan

  1. SUICIDE BOMBING IN PAKISTAN – CAUSES AND REMEDIES DETAILED ANALYSIS AND OPINION

    bombing in Pakistan started after 9/11. Today Pakistan is the biggest victim of terrorism. After 9/11 incident, Pakistan supported the war on terror in Afghanistan. That war effected Pakistan very much. As border was not sealed so most of the Talibans ran away from Afghanistan to Pakistan. They were...

  2. Socio-economic cultural and environmental Issues in Pakistan

    Issues in Pakistan Social problems: 1. Poverty 2. Illiteracy 3. Corruption 4. Unemployment 5. Child Labour 6. Health Problem Poverty: Sacracy of lack of basic necessities. A large chunk of population lives below poverty line. They live in miserable conditions. Poverty itself gives rise...

  3. women in pakistan

    WOMEN IN PAKISTAN Outline 1. introduction Paragraph 1 Paragraph 2 with thesis statement leading to the conclusion. 2. Hurdles in the way of women empowerment in Pakistan a. Unlawful customs b. Feudalism c. Crimes against women d. Domestic violence e. Outdated and perennial culture f. Forced...

  4. Country Poverty

    Poverty is lack of basic human needs like health, education, clean water, nutrition etc. It is a condition in which one income is not sufficient enough to fulfill his basic needs. It is curse and something like nobody would want to own. In Pakistan it is not a yesterday born issue, it is eating up Pakistan...

  5. Poverty in Pakistan

     POVERTY IN PAKISTAN CONTENTS 1. Introduction 2. Poverty Condition in Pakistan 3. Definition 4. Causes of Poverty in Pakistan Government Policies Poor Governance Corruption Unemployment Overpopulation Education 5. Remedies to Overcome Poverty in Pakistan 6. Conclusion ...

  6. Are Microfinance Loans Productive as Per Mdg’s in Pakistan?

    Are microfinance loans productive as per MDG’s in Pakistan? To encounter the prime aim of MDG’s (Poverty Eradication) by 2015, World summit evaluates progress in 2005. This meeting held in New York, USA where head of 151 nations get together under the ridge of United Nation General Assembly. Microfinance...

  7. The Achievements and Limitations of Technological Transfer Economics

    (Hazarika, 2002). By 1982-83 more than half of the area of cultivation of wheat and rice in developing countries including India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, Sri Lanka was adopted through these high yielding varieties of seeds (Dalrymple, 1985; Basu, 2009). India introduced these hybrid seeds...

  8. Saarc. Policy Issues hinge on security and democracy

    the 13th SAARC summit had to be postponed. The postponement of the summit has made the other members of SAARC, including Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Pakistan apprehensive of India’s hegemonic role and its capacity to virtually block any move towards cooperation among the seven SAARC member states. Indeed...

  9. Population report of Pakistan

    Population Report Pakistan Done By: Risatul Haque Chowdhury (Risatt) ID: 1307C2**11 To: Mr. Daniel Layng Introduction Pakistan is located in Southern Asia, bordering the Arabian Sea, between Iran and Afghanistan on the west, India on the east and China on the north.1 Islamabad is the new...

  10. Food Crisis in Pakistan

    hunger and poverty will increase sharply across the world. At the same time, rising food prices provide a strong incentive and opportunity for many developing countries to strengthen the contribution their farmers, and the agricultural sector as a whole, make to national economic growth and poverty reduction...

  11. Inflation, Unemployment and Poverty: Still Major Problems of Pakistan

    Inflation, Unemployment and Poverty: Still Major Problems of Pakistan Zoha Siddique Forman Christian College University Since Pakistan came into being, it’s going through hard times. From newly born country to getting sixty four year old country, sometimes it has given sacrifices...

  12. Poverty

    enduring one, the problem is poverty. Poverty is causing a lot of people to struggling dealing with everyday problems and situations in life all around the world. Pakistan is one country that is going through this problem and it has been increasing for the past few years. Pakistan is located in the Western...

  13. child labor in Pakistan

    child labor in Pakistan Causes of child labor: underlying issues Poverty Poverty is the greatest single cause behind child labor. For impoverished households, income from a child's work is usually crucial for his or her own survival or for that of the household. Poverty levels in Pakistan appear to necessitate...

  14. Freedom Is a Restriction

    across poverty, the invasion of Soviet troops, war, women’s obligations under the Taliban rule, developing a strong friendship that will help them overcome the difficult challenges of the conditions of women in Afghanistan. The novel starts in the 60s. Mariam is a young girl who lives in poverty in a...

  15. Population

    sector.  Pakistan has a large youth population. An estimated 103 million or 63 per cent of the population fall under the age of 25 years. Due to endemic poverty, the majority of youth in Pakistan do not have the opportunity to experience a childhood. Birth Rate The birth rate of Pakistan is 28 per...

  16. Comparison of the Power of Aducating Adolescent Girls by Cynthia B. Lloyd with Juliet Young and Social Development, the Empowerment of Women and the Expansion of Civil Society..Alternative Ways Out of the Death and Poverty Trap by Anita M. Weiss

    There should be greater investment in girls schooling because women are able to play great economic role to improve gender equality and reduction in poverty as this informal education provides on job training, incentives etc. This article tells that the longer term benefits for girls participating in non-formal...

  17. Micro Finance Sector of Pakistan

    ................................02 Major Highlights of the Sector……………………………………………..03 Micro finance in SMEs in Pakistan……………..………………………….11 Role of Microfinance in Poverty Alleviation…...................................05 Major challenges faced by MF sector………………..…………….10 Future Prospects…………………………………………………… ...

  18. Pakistan’s Economic Growth

    till 2007] Table of Contents 1. Brief Economic history of Pakistan 1 2. Pakistan’s Recent Economic Activities 2 Stock Market 3 Manufacturing and Finance 4 Demographic Factors 4 Employment 4 Rupee: The Currency of Pakistan 4 Dollar-Rupee exchange rates 5 Foreign exchange reserves...

  19. Brown Admission

    social conscience. By being brought up in Pakistan, a country with great economic and social extremes, I feel that I too have a well-developed social conscience. Economically, Pakistan is one of the poorest countries in the world, and it is this poverty and suffering that force you to open up your...

  20. Socioal Topics

    The Social Evil (1) Introduction: (2) A worldwide problem (3) Situation in Pakistan (4) The evil effects it produces (5) The causes of … (6) The remedies of … (7) Conclusion Looking up the dictionary, we may say that Social Evil is “any vice that may...

  21. Poverty, Cause and Solutions

    Poverty, causes & solutions Outline • PovertyPoverty Definations • Poverty in PakistanPoverty and Islam • Cause of Poverty & Solutions • Feudalism • Ignorance: • Disease: • Apathy: ...

  22. Terrorism

    most bandied-about word in the world`s lexicon. Governments lose sleep over it, citizenries live in fear of it and the news is full of it. We in Pakistan have come to know it well. We know only too well the split nature of the debate: what ideology drives terrorism and how valid is it? Might we agree...

  23. Social Issure

    8, 2005 Inspired by India's spineless response to continuous terrorist attacks, on 29th October, 2005 during Diwali festivities in New Delhi, Pakistan sponsored terrorists exploded the bombs in busy market places killing at least 71 persons and injuring hundreds of others. Earlier on 10th October...

  24. English

    between india and pakistan like shimla agreement ,and the recent before kargir war (the talk) but despite all these attempts the war is still on..........  it is good that we r trying hard to improve our relation with pakistan and we should continue the policy of dialogue with pakistan ,but at the same...

  25. Right to Free and Compulsory Education in Pakistan

    WAQAR AHMAD RANA Topic: HUMAN RIGHTS (Rights to free and compulsory Education in Pakistan) HUMAN RIGHTS: Human rights imply the rights concerning to life, freedom, equality and self-worth of the distinct. The UN charter in its preamble reaffirms the determination of the United Nations “to save...

  26. Pak India Relatiion

    Pakistan India Relations As seen in “The Nation” newspaper. Link http://nation.com.pk/archives/May-20-2008 Pakistan-India relations since independence have been the victim of oscillations between short-lived periods of euphoria and raised expectations followed by long intervals marked by disappointment...

  27. Pakistan

    Pakistan (Listeni/ˈpækɨstæn/ or Listeni/pɑːkiˈstɑːn/; Urdu: پاكِستان‎, Pākistān, Urdu: [pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn] ( listen)), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Urdu: اِسلامی جُمہُوریۂ پاكِستان‎, Islāmī Jumhūriya'eh Pākistān, Urdu: [ɪslɑːmi d͡ʒʊmɦuːriə-e pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn]), is a sovereign country in South Asia...

  28. Enercgy Crised

    Essay : Energy Crisis in Pakistan Essay: ENERGY CRISIS IN PAKISTAN OUTLINE: 1. Introduction 2. Pakistan’s Energy Sector 2.1 Energy Supply 2.2 Energy Consumption 3. Sources of Energy in Pakistan 3.1 Non-renewable resources (Fossil fuels) a). Petroleum products b). Natural...

  29. Tv Programmes Choices

    war-footing. I firmly believe that with good education the problem of unemployment would be solved to a large extent and that in effect would eradicate poverty. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ *Samson Joy, student, Kasaragod, Kerala* If I become the prime minister ...

  30. Poverty in Pakistan. Causes and Remedies to Overcome Poverty in Pakistan

    POVERTY IN PAKISTAN CONTENTS 1. Introduction 2. Poverty Condition in Pakistan 3. Definition 4. Causes of Poverty in Pakistan * Government Policies * Poor Governance * Corruption * Unemployment * Overpopulation * Education 5. Remedies to Overcome Poverty...

  31. Major Problems Facing Pakistan Today

    " MAJOR PROBLEMS FACING PAKISTAN TODAY" Introduction:- Pakistan was established in 1947 and since its inception, it has been surrounded by countless issues including but not limited to ill-formed/missing infrastructure...

  32. Pakistan Education News

    Business Govt Jobs 2014 in Planning and Development Department Punjab Government of the Punjab planning and development Department southern Punjab poverty alleviation project required procurement officer, admin and accounts officer, assistant director agriculture, Assistant Director of livestock. Good...

  33. Current Political and Social Problems of Pakistan

    Current Political and social problems of Pakistan!! Introduction Pakistan these days is facing an immense crisis in political, social and economic drawback, recently Pakistan is passing through a series of chronic and painful problems include political, socioeconomic, energy crises, security, uncertainty...

  34. Poverty in Pakistan

    Poverty in Pakistan Poverty is one of the major social problem Pakistan is facing. It is one of the most important and sensitive issue not only for our self but for the whole world. Poverty can cause other social problems like theft, bribe, corruption, adultery, lawlessness, injustice. To eradicate...

  35. povert

    Abstract: Poverty is dynamic in nature: even as some people move out of poverty, other people simultaneously fall into poverty. The poverty pool is being simultaneously both depleted and refilled. In this assignment we have discussed poverty, its causes and affects it has on our country Pakistan. Further...

  36. Village Life

    II. POVERTY PROFILE 1. The Planning Commission has decided that the official poverty line for Pakistan will be estimated on 2350 calories per adult equivalent per day. This is based on an adult equivalent intake of 2150 calories in the urban areas and 2450 calories in the rural areas. The poverty line...

  37. Australian Centre for Languages

    being suffered by lack of food each day to sustain a healthy life. Thus, GM food should be considered as a possible method solving the starvation of poverty. (By Ashley) On the other hand, as the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications(ISAAA) (2008, Feb) states, the rate...

  38. Poverty Alleviation Strategy

    POVERTY ALLEVIATION Poverty anywhere is a threat to prosperity everywhere. It is a scrooge and one of the worst curses and miseries that a human can face. According to Homer. “This , this is misery! The last, the worst that man can feel”. Poverty can be measured either in absolute terms, for example...

  39. None in Paradise

    justice and independence for Kashmiris, and to ask for its water from India. There will be no India as well to connive with Mr Mountbatten to deprive Pakistan of its territories, to occupy Kashmir, Deccan, Junagarh, to disturb the people and government of pretty island (Sri Lanka) by sponsoring Tamil fighters...

  40. Good Governance

    this report has been to ascertain the various actors and principles and model of good governance together with the implementation of this theory in Pakistan. I would like to acknowledge your guidance and support throughout the term and would also like to express gratitude for giving me the opportunity...

  41. Role of Education

    inputs and outputs they have a central role in economic development. There is a desperate need to raise both health and education standards in Pakistan including its availability. Good health not only gives a longer life span but it help in raising return to investments in education, as a healthy...

  42. Third World Poverty

    Williams, syndicated columnist “Development must take the people not as they ought to be but as they are.” —Claude Ake, political economist Poverty and Prosperity are two opposite words same as third and first are two opposite worlds. Soon after the World War II ended, the term Third World arose...

  43. Terrorism

    TERRORISM Terrorism is just a word in English, but it is a hazard for mankind. India faces the problems of poverty, population, hunger and literacy. But spread of terrorism is the most frightening of all. Be it in the small countries like Ireland and Israel, or in the big ones life Russia and USA, terrorism...

  44. Fdi in Pakistan

    Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and encouragement of investors is the need of the hour for the elimination of poverty and unemployment keeping this in views Pakistan aims to attract foreign investment worth five billion dollars this year, but needs to tackle reform, maximize anemic growth and stem rampant...

  45. Globalization and Its Impact on Poverty Reduction

    Globalization and its Impact on Poverty in Pakistan Sohail J. Malik Ph.D. Islamabad May 10, 2006 The globalization phenomenon • Globalization is multidimensional and impacts all aspects of life – economic social, cultural and political. • globalization in production and labor markets is leading...

  46. Pak-India Talks to Help Remove Trust Deficit

    Pak-India talks to help remove trust deficit: FO APP ISLAMABAD Foreign Office Spokesperson Abdul Basit said the meeting of foreign secretaries of Pakistan and India would help remove trust deficit between both countries, which would be a good omen for regional peace and stability. Talking to a private...

  47. Poverty and Its Causes in Pakistan

    Poverty and its causes In Pakistan Submitted by: Muhammad Ahmad Adil Submitted to: Ms. Mehwish Submitted date: 8th February 2012 Assignment Topic: Poverty In Pakistan ...

  48. Pakistan Wetland Program

    THE PAKISTAN WETLANDS PROGRAMME The Ministry of Environment's Pakistan Wetlands Programme Duration July 2005- June 2012 Status Ongoing Budget USD 3.6 million Project delivery USD 2.7 million Project delivery (2010) USD 0.51 million Location Countrywide Donor Contribution Royal Netherlands...

  49. Some Basic Social Problems

    POVERTY Definition: Poverty refers to the condition of being unable to provide for one's basic needs such as food, clothing, housing, education, and health facilities etc. in sufficient quantities.  If poverty is defined on the basis of calorie intake or income, a quarter to one-third of the population...

  50. impact of increased income on farmers

    based industries. About 62% of the population lives in rural areas and depend directly or indirectly upon agriculture for their livelihood (Govt. of Pakistan, 2011). Hence, the economic growth and welfare of the country is dependent on the development of agriculture sector. The development of this sector...

  51. Comparison of Pakistan and Philippines

    When analyzing the gross domestic product (GDP) of Pakistan it becomes strikingly evident that there is another country which is very comparable to Pakistan based on its GDP; this nation, which appears to have a very similar economic orientation to Pakistan, is none other than the Philippines. The gross...

  52. Future of Democracy in Pakistan

    Future of Democracy in Pakistan I. Quaid’s vision of Democracy II. United Nations and democracy · United Nations Democratic Fund · UN charter endorses democracy · Article 21 of Universal Declaration of Human Rights highlights democratic values ...

  53. Social Issue in Pakistan Child Labour

    Pakistan today faces various social problems. Child Labour is a social issue within Pakistan and is considered a violation of human rights by the United Nations. Pakistani society is such that, a poor child can quite conveniently be deprived of basic education, only to feed the rest of his family members...

  54. Police

    September 2009 / 04:40 Essay on:  Youth Crime: Causes and Remedies  For Youth Essay Competition 2008 of Ministry of Youth Affairs Government of Pakistan    By:  Muhammad Ali Shuja  Student, M.Phil Economics  Applied Economics Research Center, University of Karachi      23rd June 2008  Table of Contents  ...

  55. Ict as an Enabler of Socioeconomic Development

    ICT as an enabler of Socio-Economic Development Attique Ahmad PITC, Lahore, Pakistan attique@pepco.gov.pk Abstract: Today’s is a world of many divides, one of the most typical being the Digital Divide which in itself has given birth to or is worsening other economic and social divides. In this world...

  56. Importance of Microfinance in Pakistan

    dreams, all in an attempt to alleviate global poverty in vulnerable regions. Loans for women living in poverty are among the most widely-issued forms of credit in microfinance. This is because 70% of the world's population struggling through extreme-poverty conditions are women, according to Opportunity...

  57. Essays

     Democracy in Pakistan Introduction: Democracy seems admirably progressing in Pakistan. However, certain impediments are maligning its evolutionary wings which need to be overcome. The former has successive factors...

  58. Pakistan Foreign Policy

    Areas |  27,220   Sq. km.   | Islamabad (Capital) |  906 Sq. km. | | Population | 163417500 (May 30, 2008) | Administrative Setup | Pakistan is divided into four provinces viz., North West Frontier Province (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa), Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan. The tribal belt adjoining (Khyber...

  59. Law and Order

    ORDER SITUATION IN PAKISTAN: After 9/11, the US/Nato forces invaded and bombard the Afghan nation, sometimes indiscriminately, which led to the desired goal of destruction of Taliban rule in Afghanistan, but in addition, gave rise to a lot of internal and external problems for Pakistan: the economy, internal...

  60. Saarc Developments

    the idea was reawakened, followed by a meeting of the foreign secretaries of the seven founding nations: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, in April 1981, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Subsequent to this the Committee of the Whole upon meeting identified five major areas for regional...