Pakistan completes year-long UN’s ECOSOC presidency

NEW YORK: Pakistan has completed its presidency of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), after leading the 54-member body amidst the deadly coronavirus pandemic that created the greatest economic and social crisis especially in the developing countries. “It was

PM to address ECOSOC high-level forum today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will deliver an opening statement on Monday (today) at the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Forum on financing for Development (FfD), highlighting urgent response to the economic challenges. The forum will be held from 12-15

Pakistan re-elected to UN committee

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has been elected to the Committee for Programme and Coordination (CPC) by securing 52 votes from the 54-member United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). According to the Foreign Office, Pakistan’s reelection to the CPC is a resounding

Pakistan elected president of UN ECOSOC for one year

NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Munir Akram, was elected unanimously as the President of the UN Economic and Social Council for a year (2020-2021). The 54-member ECOSOC is the third principal organ, along with the