PAKISTAN. A Country Study. Do now: pg 12. Answer the following in your notebook: What do you “know” about Pakistan? Describe what you think Pakistan looks like: What have you heard about Pakistan in the news? . A few facts about Pakistan.
A Country Study
India ( Asia)
President: Asif Ali Zadari
Prime Minister: Yousaf Rasa Gilani
Chairman of the Senate: FarooqHamidNaek
Here is the progress Pakistan has made in reaching the Millennium Development Goals:
-Nearly 1.4 million children have been enrolled in primary school.
-9,121 community based schools have been established.
-1.4 million women have been trained different techniques to save children from dehydration.
-300,000 women and children have received vaccinations.
-9,000 adult literacy centers have been established.
-Volunteers from more than 30,000 villages have been enlisted to help support human development at the grassroots level.
This information was found on the United Nation’s Millennium Development Goals Website.