Pakistan employment trends 2008 (series no.4)

The analysis in this issues discusses Pakistan's progress in creating "full and productive employment and decent work for all including women and young people", as a prerequisite for achieving Millennium Development Goal by identifying decent work challanges the Government, employers and workers will be in a better position to develop and adapt labour market policies and action plans.

This is the fourth issue in the series of Pakistan Emplyment Trends analyses entitled "progress towards achieving MDG target- full and productive employment and decent work for all". This target is one of the key target under the MDG Goal 1, to half the share of extreme poverty by 2015. The analysis of the report is based on four internationally recongnized indicators which have been identified to monitor the fulfilment to target 1 billion worldwide.