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Gender retreat and planning meetings, 19 July and 2 August

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United Nations inter-agency gender retreat and planning meetings were hosted and facilitated by WHO Pakistan on WR Dr. Guido attending an UN Inter Agency Gender Retreat Meeting.WHO Representative in Pakistan Dr Guido Sabatinelli attends an UN inter-agency gender retreat meeting19 July  2012 and 2 August 2012, respectively.

A WHO gender and human rights specialist participated in a UN adolescents and girls task force meeting forum on 7 August 2012 at the United Nations Population Fund premises and made technical contributions to develop an annual plan of the task force and plan and celebrate International Day for Adolescents and Girls in Pakistan. 

A One UN planning process: phase II planning meeting was attended by a gender specialist on 27 August 2012 at UN-Women  to develop an action plan for gender equality and social justice.

Key health-related statistics

Total population (000s) 213 707
Total health expenditure (% of general government expenditure) 9.7
Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000 live births) 178
Primary health care centres and units (per 10 000 population) 0.5
Total life expectancy at birth (years) 66.5

Source: Framework for health information systems and core indicators for monitoring health situation and health system performance, 2018

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