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  • February 21, 2024

Federal Ombudsperson asks victims of workplace harassment to raise voice for justice

Federal Ombudsperson asks victims of workplace harassment to raise voice for justice

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  • January 24, 2024

Participants at the Women in Finance Thought Leaders Workshop advocated for Microfinance as a Tool to Empower Pakistani Women

Participants at the Women in Finance Thought Leaders Workshop advocated for Microfinance as a Tool to Empower Pakistani Women

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  • January 17, 2024

Swift Action of Jinnah Sindh Medical University to protect a female student from harassment on the direction of FOSPAH

Swift Action of Jinnah Sindh Medical University to protect a female student from harassment on the direction of FOSPAH

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  • January 16, 2024

Prompt action taken by Jinnah Sindh Medical University (JSMU) for prevention and protection against harassment of a female student

Prompt action taken by Jinnah Sindh Medical University (JSMU) for prevention and protection against harassment of a female student

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  • January 15, 2024

FOSPAH appreciates the efforts of Islamabad Police in assuring the realization of Articles 25 and 34 of the Constitution of Pakistan which mandate the equality and representation of women.

FOSPAH appreciates the efforts of Islamabad Police in assuring the realization of Articles 25 and 34 of the Constitution of Pakistan which mandate the equality and representation of women.

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  • January 04, 2024

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson against Harassment, was invited as the Chief Guest at the International Conference on ‘Creating Safe and Inclusive Campuses in Pakistan’ held at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson against Harassment, was invited as the Chief Guest at the International Conference on ‘Creating Safe and Inclusive Campuses in Pakistan’ held at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

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  • January 03, 2024

Dr. Arif Alvi has emphasized the need to provide employment opportunities and enabling working-environment to women to increase their economic participation

Dr. Arif Alvi has emphasized the need to provide employment opportunities and enabling working-environment to women to increase their economic participation

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  • January 03, 2024

President Dr. Arif Alvi highlighted that following the rights granted by Islam, it was the responsibility of the society to give women their due share and create a safer society.

President Dr. Arif Alvi highlighted that following the rights granted by Islam, it was the responsibility of the society to give women their due share and create a safer society.

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  • January 02, 2024

Alvi for women’s economic empowerment

Alvi for women’s economic empowerment

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  • December 21, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment at Workplace Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with Wafaqi Mohtasib Mr. Ejaz Ahmad Qureshi at Wafaqi Mohtasib (Ombudsman)’s Secretariat, Islamabad.

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment at Workplace Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with Wafaqi Mohtasib Mr. Ejaz Ahmad Qureshi at Wafaqi Mohtasib (Ombudsman)’s Secretariat, Islamabad.

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  • December 17, 2023

Governor for enforcement of HEC policy against women’s harassment

Governor for enforcement of HEC policy against women’s harassment

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  • December 17, 2023

Governor Punjab Balighur Rehman has urged Universities and Higher Education institutions to implement HEC's policy against Harassment in their institutions.

Governor Punjab Balighur Rehman has urged Universities and Higher Education institutions to implement HEC's policy against Harassment in their institutions. #FOSPAH #HarassmentNoMore #PropertyRightsForWomen #SpeedyJustice #RespectForAll

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  • December 07, 2023

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson against Harassment, spoke at an event organized by the British Council on Gender-Based Violence and Sustainable Development

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson against Harassment, spoke at an event organized by the British Council on Gender-Based Violence and Sustainable Development

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  • December 07, 2023

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson, spoke at an awareness seminar at Bahria University on the Elimination of Harassment

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson, spoke at an awareness seminar at Bahria University on the Elimination of Harassment

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  • December 07, 2023

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson, spoke at an awareness seminar at Quaid-i-Azam University on the Elimination of Harassment

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson, spoke at an awareness seminar at Quaid-i-Azam University on the Elimination of Harassment

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  • December 06, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Secretariat for Protection against Harassment (FOSPAH) and Islamic Relief Pakistan (IR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

Federal Ombudsperson Secretariat for Protection against Harassment (FOSPAH) and Islamic Relief Pakistan (IR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

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  • December 05, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Secretariat for Protection against Harassment (FOSPAH) organized an awareness event at the President House

Federal Ombudsperson Secretariat for Protection against Harassment (FOSPAH) organized an awareness event at the President House

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  • December 03, 2023

8th Beyond the Youth Conference organized by the Youth General Assembly at the University of Lahore.

8th Beyond the Youth Conference organized by the Youth General Assembly at the University of Lahore.

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  • November 29, 2023

Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Award for Advancing Gender Equality

Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Award for Advancing Gender Equality

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  • November 27, 2023

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson against Harassment spoke at an awareness seminar on ‘Protection against Harassment’ organized by National Univeristy of Modern Languages

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson against Harassment spoke at an awareness seminar on ‘Protection against Harassment’ organized by National Univeristy of Modern Languages

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  • November 24, 2023

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson spoke at the awareness seminar on Protection against Harassment held at National Agricultural Research Centre

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson spoke at the awareness seminar on Protection against Harassment held at National Agricultural Research Centre

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  • November 22, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, spoke at an awareness seminar organized by Virtual University on ‘Protection against Harassment’

Federal Ombudsperson, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, spoke at an awareness seminar organized by Virtual University on ‘Protection against Harassment’

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  • November 16, 2023

AWARENESS SEMINAR HELD AT LAHORE UNIVERSITY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

AWARENESS SEMINAR HELD AT LAHORE UNIVERSITY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

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  • November 15, 2023

Discussion held on the 2022 Amendments to the Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2010

Discussion held on the 2022 Amendments to the Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2010

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  • October 26, 2023

FOSPAH’s Response on the Video Circulating on Social Media

FOSPAH’s Response on the Video Circulating on Social Media

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  • October 26, 2023

FOSPAH’s Response on the Video Circulating on Social Media

FOSPAH’s Response on the Video Circulating on Social Media

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  • October 24, 2023

Clarification from the office of Federal Ombudsperson Secretariat for Protection against Harassment (FOSPAH)

Clarification from the office of Federal Ombudsperson Secretariat for Protection against Harassment (FOSPAH)

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  • October 17, 2023

A World Bank Mission led by Mr. Clifton Cortez, Global Advisor on SOGI held a meeting with Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson at FOSPAH

A World Bank Mission led by Mr. Clifton Cortez, Global Advisor on SOGI held a meeting with Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson at FOSPAH

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  • October 16, 2023

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment, shared her vision for a gender equal Pakistan at the Seminar on Empowering Women of Narowal to Fight against Harassment and Gender-Based Violence.

Ms. Fauzia Viqar, Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment, shared her vision for a gender equal Pakistan at the Seminar on Empowering Women of Narowal to Fight against Harassment and Gender-Based Violence.

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  • October 05, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar’s Presentation at the 3rd General Assembly Meeting of the OIC Ombudsman Association held in Istanbul, Turkey

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar’s Presentation at the 3rd General Assembly Meeting of the OIC Ombudsman Association held in Istanbul, Turkey

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  • October 05, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar introduced the unique mandate of FOSPAH under Pakistan's commitment to gender equality and constitutional guarantees of women empowerment at the 3rd General Assembly Meeting of the OIC Ombudsman Association.

Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar introduced the unique mandate of FOSPAH under Pakistan's commitment to gender equality and constitutional guarantees of women empowerment at the 3rd General Assembly Meeting of the OIC Ombudsman Association.

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  • September 25, 2023

Director Lori Antolinez, Program Officer, Shannon Brink and Gender Advisor Andrea Hillyer from International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL), US Embassy Islamabad visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad.

Director Lori Antolinez, Program Officer, Shannon Brink and Gender Advisor Andrea Hillyer from International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL), US Embassy Islamabad visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad.

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  • September 05, 2023

Mr. Arif Karim Secretary FOSPAH met with the Project Manager of Islamic Relief Fund Afzaal Haider Khan, and the Program Officer Ms. Mehnaz Kausar at FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad

Mr. Arif Karim Secretary FOSPAH along with legal interns at FOSPAH had an extensive meeting with the Project Manager of Islamic Relief Fund Afzaal Haider Khan, and the Program Officer Ms. Mehnaz Kausar.

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  • August 30, 2023

Federal and Provincial Ombudspersons Meeting on Harassment in Universities

Federal and Provincial Ombudspersons Meeting on Harassment in Universities at FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad

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  • August 25, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar highlighted the urgent need of addressing harassment and to create a safe and harassment free environment at the seminar at SSGC, Karachi.

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar highlighted the urgent need of addressing harassment and to create a safe and harassment free environment at the seminar at SSGC, Karachi.

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  • August 24, 2023

Regional National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Karachi organised an awareness seminar on the issue of harassment at the workplace and the legal framework that deals with it

Regional National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Karachi organised an awareness seminar on the issue of harassment at the workplace and the legal framework that deals with it

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  • August 23, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar emphasised the protection of women at the workplace and highlighted the Federal Government's commitment to creating a safe working environment for women.

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar emphasised the protection of women at the workplace and highlighted the Federal Government's commitment to creating a safe working environment for women.

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  • August 22, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar highlighted the issue of Harassment Act 2010 in a seminar arranged by Avari Towers Karachi

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar highlighted the issue of Harassment Act 2010 in a seminar arranged by Avari Towers Karachi

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  • August 10, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar delivered a keynote address on the launch of a research study "From Legislation to Implementation: A Comparative Study of Legislative Frameworks on Religious Minorities in Pakistan"

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar delivered a keynote address on the launch of a research study "From Legislation to Implementation: A Comparative Study of Legislative Frameworks on Religious Minorities in Pakistan"

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  • July 20, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar addressed the Seminar at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace, Ms. Fauzia Viqar addressed the Seminar at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore

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  • July 19, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar addressed the female police officers of Islamabad Capital City Police

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar addressed the female police officers of Islamabad Capital City Police as "Chief Guest" at a Seminar on “Safety of Women and Role of Women Police Officers”

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  • July 18, 2023

Honorable Judge of Supreme Court of Pakistan Mrs. Justice Ayesha A. Malik visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad

Honorable Judge of Supreme Court of Pakistan Mrs. Justice Ayesha A. Malik visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad

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  • July 10, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson, Ms. Fauzia Viqar visited the Sindh High Court Bar Association along with her Legal Team of Regional Office Karachi.

Federal Ombudsperson, Ms. Fauzia Viqar visited the Sindh High Court Bar Association along with her Legal Team of Regional Office Karachi.

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  • July 05, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection of Women Against Harassment (FOSPAH) at Workplace, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, conducted an assessment to investigate the treatment of women prisoners in Central Jail Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection of Women Against Harassment (FOSPAH) at Workplace, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, conducted an assessment to investigate the treatment of women prisoners in Central Jail Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.

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  • July 05, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection of Women Against Harassment (FOSPAH) at Workplace, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, conducted an assessment to investigate the treatment of women prisoners in Central Jail Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection of Women Against Harassment (FOSPAH) at Workplace, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, conducted an assessment to investigate the treatment of women prisoners in Central Jail Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.

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  • July 05, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection of Women Against Harassment (FOSPAH) at Workplace, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, conducted an assessment to investigate the treatment of women prisoners in Central Jail Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection of Women Against Harassment (FOSPAH) at Workplace, Ms. Fauzia Viqar, conducted an assessment to investigate the treatment of women prisoners in Central Jail Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.

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  • June 21, 2023

Senior Social Development Specialist at World Bank Uzma Quresh and Economist Sofia Fernando visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad

Senior Social Development Specialist at World Bank Uzma Quresh and Economist Sofia Fernando visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad

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  • June 21, 2023

Chairman CDA/ Chief Commissioner Islamabad Mr. Noor Ul Amin Mengal visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad

Chairman CDA/ Chief Commissioner Islamabad Mr. Noor Ul Amin Mengal visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad and met with Honorable Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar.

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  • June 16, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with the heads of provincial police and prison departments

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with the heads of provincial police and prison departments and visited Central Jail Kot Lakhpat

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  • June 15, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with the heads of provincial police and prison departments

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with the heads of provincial police and prison departments and visited Central Jail Kot Lakhpat to assess treatment meted out to women prisoners by Police and Prison authorities

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  • June 15, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with IG Police Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar

Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Ms. Fauzia Viqar met with IG Police Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar

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  • June 05, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar addressed the national deliberation on "Reclaiming the Space: Reading the Constitution from Women's Perspective"

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar addressed the national deliberation on "Reclaiming the Space: Reading the Constitution from Women's Perspective"

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  • June 01, 2023

Seminar on "Countering Femicide Epidemic Noor Mukadam's Journey of 730 Days (20 Jul 2021 - 20 Jul 2023)"

A seminar on "Countering Femicide Epidemic Noor Mukadam's Journey of 730 Days (20 Jul 2021 - 20 Jul 2023)" was organized by National Commission on the status of women in collaboration with Institute of strategic studies Islamabad.

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  • May 31, 2023

A one day seminar on "The role of Ombudsman in safeguarding public rights and good governance" organized by Provincial Ombudsman Secretariat Balochistan at Governor's House Balochistan

A one day seminar on "The role of Ombudsman in safeguarding public rights and good governance" organized by Provincial Ombudsman Secretariat Balochistan, Quetta at Governor's House Balochistan

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  • May 23, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar met with Wafaqi Mohtasib Ejaz Ahmad Qureshi

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar met with Wafaqi Mohtasib Ejaz Ahmad Qureshi

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  • May 10, 2023

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar attended the Inaugural Ceremony of the International Parliamentary Convention at Parliament House, Islamabad.

Federal Ombudsperson Fauzia Viqar attended the Inaugural Ceremony of the International Parliamentary Convention at Parliament House, Islamabad.

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  • May 09, 2023

President Islamabad High Court Bar Association Mr. Naveed Malik, General Secretary Rizwan Shabir Kianni and Joint Secretary Jamil Rajput visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad and met with Federal Ombudsperson for protection against harassment of women at workplace Fauzia Viqar. A plan was devised to promote legal  awareness of FOSPAH mandate and outreach with support of the IHCBA.

President Islamabad High Court Bar Association Mr. Naveed Malik, General Secretary Rizwan Shabir Kianni and Joint Secretary Jamil Rajput visited FOSPAH Head Office, Islamabad.

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  • April 03, 2023

FOSPAH has initiated 03 Months Internship Program

FOSPAH's 03 Months Internship Program

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  • March 21, 2023

‘Forum of Pakistan Ombudsman’ resolves to promote good governance

‘Forum of Pakistan Ombudsman’ resolves to promote good governance

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  • March 01, 2023

President Dr. Arif Alvi administered the oath of office to Ms. Fauzia Viqar

President Dr. Arif Alvi administered the oath of office to Ms. Fauzia Viqar

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  • March 01, 2023

President Dr. Arif Alvi administered the oath of office to Ms. Fauzia Viqar

President Dr. Arif Alvi administered the oath of office to Ms. Fauzia Viqar

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  • March 01, 2023

President Dr. Arif Alvi administered the oath of office to Ms. Fauzia Viqar

President Dr. Arif Alvi administered the oath of office to Ms. Fauzia Viqar

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  • July 13, 2021

All Federal Ombudsmen, full review meeting held at Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad

President calls for strengthening institutions of Ombudsmen for speedy justice

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  • July 12, 2021

Federal Ombudsman Kashmala Tariq addressing a seminar on ‘DPEF Women Empowerment Pilot Project Denmark/Pakistan’

DPEF Women Empowerment Pilot Project Denmark/Pakistan

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  • March 08, 2021

Federal Ombudsman Kashmala Tariq attended International Women's Day Celebrations

Federal Ombudsman Kashmala Tariq attended International Women's Day Celebrations

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  • December 10, 2020

Federal Ombudsman Kashmala Tariq addressed webinar as a panelist on “Women’s Legal Rights: What do I need to know about workplace harassment?

Webinar on “Women’s Legal Rights: What do I need to know about workplace harassment? organized by Lincoln Corners and US Embassy Pakistan

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  • December 10, 2020

Federal Ombudsman Kashmala Tariq attended National Seminar on “Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act - Challenges and Opportunities”

Seminar on “Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act - Challenges and Opportunities”

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  • January 15, 2020

Launching of MEPS and Energy Labelling Regime

Launching of MEPS and Energy Labelling Regime

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  • December 24, 2019

45th BoD meeting of ECF/NEECA

45th BoD meeting of ECF/NEECA

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  • December 12, 2019

launching of the NEECA's new website.

launching of the NEECA's new website.

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  • December 04, 2019

Stakeholders Consultative Workshop with Motor Manufacturers /Importers

Stakeholders Consultative Workshop with Motor Manufacturers /Importers

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  • December 03, 2019

Dr.Sardar Mohazzam MD NEECA speaking at SDPI Conference.

Dr.Sardar Mohazzam MD NEECA speaking at SDPI Conference.

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  • November 28, 2019

MD NEECA meeting with the Country Representative of International Water Management Institute

MD NEECA meeting with the Country Representative of International Water Management Institute (IWMI).Discussion was held on the areas of mutual interest focusing on Water-Energy and Food Nexus.

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  • November 13, 2019

Dr.Sardar Mohazzam joins as MD NEECA

Dr.Sardar Mohazzam joins as MD NEECA

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