On 21 Sep 2022, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq chaired the first meeting of Steering Committee for Coordination Regarding International Assistance for Flood Relief Activities. The agenda of the meeting was “Mapping of Humanitarian Assistance and Relief Efforts.”
The meeting was attended by the representatives from United Nations, Asian Development Bank, European Union, World Bank, USAID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Health, BISP, Ministry of Finance, NDMA and OCHA as well as senior officers of EAD.
The Minister for Economic Affairs warmly welcomed the International Development Partners and government representatives to the meeting and highlighted the agenda of the meeting. He stated that the Steering Committee was formed on the directions of the Prime Minister of Pakistan with the purpose to encourage better coordination between Government of Pakistan and International Development Partners for the effective and efficient provision of International Assistance to the flood affected areas.