Launching a series of fact sheets to draw attention to the state of girls' education, the organizations - including Pakistan Coalition for Education (PCE), Awaz Foundation Pakistan, Pakistan Youth Change Advocates (PYCA), Social Youth Council of Patriots (Sycop
),and IdaraBarayeTaleem-o-Taraqi (IBT)- called on the new government to make girls' education a specific priority as part of its new National Education Plan.
Ome Kalsoom of Sycop
shared, 'It is very encouraging to note that during the first 100 days since it came to power, the government has expressed its resolve to address the colossal issue of 22.8 million out of school children in the country.'
Talking about the factsheets, Umme Kulsoom of Sycop
noted that it brings together key data from various government departments and development organisations and puts it on a single page which presents an overview of the situation at both, the national and provincial level.
She said this project was operational in the district with the cooperation of Sycop
* A system control panel (SyCoP
) that puts all major microscope functions at the user's fingertips.