Balochistan Development Forum
The Government of Balochistan organized1 the Balochistan Development Forum in Islamabad on January 19-20, 2015. The Forum provided an opportunity for an open, frank and comprehensive debate on a wide range of issues concerning the development agenda of Balochistan. The debate was enriched by participation of a wide range of national and international stakeholders from government, diplomatic corps, development agencies, academia, development professionals, civil society, private sector and media.
The Forum was inaugurated by His Excellency the Prime Minister Mian Mohammed Nawaz Sharif and attended by over 450 participants that included Ambassadors, Development Agency heads, Federal Ministers, Deputy Chairman of the Senate, Chief
Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan, Senators and MNAs from Balochistan, Provincial Ministers and MPAs, Speaker of the Balochistan Provincial Assembly, Corps Commander Southern Command, Inspector-General of Police Balochistan, private sector leaders and members of the academia, civil society and media, including from Balochistan.