"Governance Education is the roadmap for an efficient and successful Pakistan".

Network Activating Workshop

May 11-12, 2009 (Marriott Hotel, Islamabad)




The workshop was designed to provide a learning opportunity to the members of GEN including international partners of the GINI Program through interactive discussions with the main objective of finalizing the program sub-committees proposals related to their work plans containing methodology, activities, timeframe and requirements in accordance with their respective TOR for smooth execution of the program components related to Governance Curriculum, Training Needs Assessment, Executive Education, Research and Annual Conference.


An additional focus of the workshop was to finalize the network website design and the design of quarterly newsletter including mechanism for members’ input/interactive space.




The participants of the workshop included members of GEN and representatives of NIBR, scholars, academicians and members of civil society.




The Workshop was organized in two parts. In part-I on 11th May, in addition to the Inaugural Session, five sessions were held during which program sub-committees presented proposals related to their work plans. In Part-II on 12th May, the participants shared their views on various aspects of the proposals presented by the sub-committees followed by the program Steering Committee’s approval of the program work plan for 2009 and other aspects of various program components for their smooth execution.