On October 9, 2020 Forum for Safe Motherhood (White Ribbon Alliance Chapter of Pakistan) organized its fifth and last listening session in Karachi, Sindh Pakistan. Organized in collaboration with the Costed Implementation Plan (CIP) Secretariat, Population Welfare Department, Government of Sindh, the session aimed at bringing forward women’s key asks regarding Family Planning as well as their suggestions for addressing the same; and then taking these voices to concerned decision makers at the district level.
The sessions were Conducted at District Program Implement Unit (DIPU), Malir Karachi. A total of 15 women participated in the listening session. Both sessions were moderated by a representative from government, Ms. Fahmida Fatima and in this support was provided to her by the Forum’s Provincial Coordinator.
The second session also happened with the government officials at the same venue- DIPU, Malir Karachi. It was attended by Mr. Qazi Nadeem Sarwar- District Population Welfare (DPW) Officer and Mr. Muhammad Riaz- Account Officer DHO.