Social Protection Resource Centre

7th Session of Intergovernmental Expert Group on Finance for Development

Dr. Safdar Ali Sohail, delivered a talk on “Social Policy in Pakistan: A Revisit” at Economics Department, COMSATS University Islamabad . He presented a critical analysis of ‘Social Policy in Pakistan,’ shedding light on neglected healthcare services and their extensive impacts on the economy, society, and ethics. Unpacking issues from declining Healthy Life Expectancy to eroding the social contract, he highlighted Pakistan as an example of a Market Civilization with minimal standards. Dr. Sohail’s insights offered a crucial perspective on Pakistan’s Social Policy landscape.”