Overview of Federal Budget 2020-2021
Sunday, June 14, 2020 | 03:30 pm
Online via Zoom
The Federal Government plans to present Federal Budget for the financial year 2020-2021 on June 12 in the National Assembly. As the National Assembly goes on a two-day recess before the start of general discussion on the budget, PILDAT is holding an Online Briefing on overview and key ingredients of the Federal Budget 2020-2021 on Sunday, June 14, 2020 at 03:30 pm online via Zoom.
While every federal budget is crucial as it outlines budgetary priorities and allocations for the following year, Federal Budget 2020-2021 is especially critical due to the coronavirus pandemic and the resultant impact on economy. MPs and citizens would especially like to understand the Federal Government’s COVID-19 economic response package and how it plans to rescue and revive key sectors of economy.
The online briefing on Overview of Federal Budget 2020-2021 is designed to help assist MPs and citizens in understanding key ingredients of the Federal Government’s proposed budget. The briefing will also provide citizens with a useful opportunity of an interactive learning alongside leading MPs. The briefing will also help participants understand the budget process so that as informed citizens, participants can set practical expectations from their elected representatives and the government.
The briefing is designed for multi-party MPs, young policy professionals, political leaders, researchers, media professionals students and every citizen interested in developing a key understanding of the Federal Budget.
As a young professional, whether you wish to join politics, prepare for competitive examinations, are a student, working in the government sector, are part of the corporate or development sector or are part of the academia, this briefing will help you understand Pakistan’s budget process, challenges facing Pakistan’s economic future and practical suggestions on how to bring about improvements in effective management of public expenditure by citizens’ elected representatives.
Everyone interested in joining can register online at www.pildat.org to join the course by paying a registration fee of Rs. 3,000. The registration fee can be paid online latest by June 12, 2020 by clicking the Register button below. The course would be conducted in Urdu Language.
The course will be delivered by Mr. Nohman Ishtiaq, Public Finance Expert while Members of Parliament and Political Parties will also be leading the conversation.
Registrations are closed now