WTO Regime and implications for Pakistan. PILDAT Briefing Session for Parliamentarians Welcome Remarks & Introduction. Briefing Session on WTO. Welcome!. Very warm Welcome to Session Chairs, all Participants, Speakers & Guests. Please Check out Contents of the Dossier.
PILDAT Briefing Session for Parliamentarians
Welcome Remarks & Introduction
Participants, Speakers & Guests.
Form and hand over to the Organizers.
- Introduction & History
- Implications for Pakistan
position at WTO
-A sub-committee on WTO Agreements?
-Parliament to ratify the agreements?
Why discussion on WTO is important ?
Industry, Exports and --- every one.
under WTO. Parliament’s Oversight helpful.
debated in Parliament before signing?
How can a parliamentarian contribute in shaping country position on WTO?
nature of WTO Agreements
Today’s Briefing is intended to provide this KNOWLEDGE !
Why PILDAT holds Briefing Sessions for the Parliament?
powerful (Knowledge is power)
decisions (Supremacy of Parliament)
Institutions strengthened in Pakistan
Who Funds PILDAT?
What is PILDAT?
Federal, Provincial and Local governments
limits of Federal, Provincial and Local Govts.
PILDAT Research & Needs Assessment
- Former & Current parliamentarians (238)
- National & International Political institutions
- Opinion leaders
PILDAT parliamentary Strengthening Plan:
-Research -Briefings -Orientation
-Capacity Building-Budget Analysis
-Policy Analysis -Etc.
1.Plan & Establish the Centre
2.Sensitize Parliamentarians, CSOs, Voters
3.Strengthen Committee System
4.Capacity-building of Legislative Support Staff
5.Capacity-building of CSOs
6.Overseas Pakistani Legislators Network
7.Institutional Networking (Regional, International)
8.Strengthen Parliamentary Parties
9.Capacity-building of Parliamentarians
- Issue-based Workshops
- Briefing Papers & Sessions
- Policy Analysis Sessions
- Multi-party Caucuses - Etc.