SDPI Report


  • The Impediments in Promoting Trading Activities in Pakistan 

    Institute, Sustainable Development Policy (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-01-04)
    The trade balance of Pakistan during last five years tremble immensely with exports declined and the imports continued to accelerate. The data from State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) shows that the exports reduced from US $24.8 billion in FY 2013 to US $21.6 ...
  • Activist to Entrepreneur: The Role of Social Enterprise in Supporting Women's Empowerment in Pakistan 

    Richardson, Mark; Tsui, Josephine; Nazir, Ahad; Ahmed, Vaqar (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2017-12-22)
    Pakistan has repeatedly ranked as the second worst country for gender inequality in the world'. In Pakistan women and girls face lack of opportunities, discrimination and violence. The literacy rate for women in Pakistan is only 40 per cent, compared ...
  • Knowledge Attitude and Practice (KAP) Survey on Social Protection Schemes in Selective Districts 

    Tabassum, Rabia; Toru, Dr. Shehyar Khan; Kazmi, Mohsin Ali (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2017-10-30)
    In this study, the knowledge of respondents about more than 25 social protection programmes was assessed. According to the survey results, majority of the respondents knew about a few of those programmes. In general, it has been found out that majority ...
  • Ensuring Citizen Participation and Oversight in Budget Making Process at District Level in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) 

    USAID (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2017-09-12)
    In Pakistan, the major socio-economic problems are related to health, education, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), infrastructure, and security. All such problems can be solved by making proper planning and budgeting of projects on priority basis. ...

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