IDEAS Office 24th September, 2014

OVERVIEW

The NHDR team held a consultation with the youth, aged 22 to 27 years, to detail them about the upcoming report and to obtain their input on the three main areas of the report (i) education (ii) employment (iii) engagement.

So if I am going to business school and paying a good amount for it, I will not come back to Pakistan because I am just not going to get that return here. If I want to be a filmmaker my opportunities in the US are much greater than Pakistan. Career opportunities are extremely limited in Pakistan

Female, 25 Years, Lahore

There is a lot of pressure on females to make a choice: you can either have a career or you can have a good married life

Female, 26 Years, Lahore