SAHR Executive Director Ms. Shiranthi Jayatilaka, and Transparency International, Sri Lanka Exceutive Director Dr. Wijeya Jayatilaka light the oil lamp.
The National Consultation for Pakistan was held in Islamabad on the 29th of August 2012. Among the attendees were the Members of the National Assembly of Pakistan, Honorable Shahnaz Wazir Ali from Pakistan People’s Pasrty and Honorable Bushra Gohar from the Awami National Party.
Other participants included civil society activists, policy makers, lawyers, and the media. The main issues discussed were the role of women parliamentarians, quantity and quality of legislation and the role of media in covering parliament.