Functions and business of each Ministry / Division of the federal government are stipulated under the Rules of Business, framed in accordance with Articles 90 and 99 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Under the Rules, the Economic Affairs Division, Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, is the responsible agency for assessment of requirements, programming and negotiations for external economic and technical assistance to Pakistan from various countries and international organizations.
Under Technical Assistance Programmes, Economic Affairs Division receives, processes and coordinates various offers of training, scholarships and opportunities to participate in international seminars and conferences. These facilities aim at capacity building, human resource development and enabling Pakistan to participate in international events and present its position. Through the creation of this Website, the Economic Affairs Division intends to improve availability of information on various facilities received and provide necessary guidelines to prospective applicants to fully benefit from such opportunities. The ultimate objective is to play a meaningful role towards human resource development in Pakistan in collaboration with our international partners.