2,500 post graduates will be appointed as teacher for one year under Prime Minister Youth internship program

2,500 post graduates will be appointed as teacher for one year under Prime Minister Youth internship program

GILGIT: Minister Education Gilgit Baltistan Muhammad Ibrahim Sanai says efforts are underway to overcome teacher shortage. In an interview to our Gilgit correspondent on Wednesday, he said under Prime Minister Youth internship program twenty five hundred post graduates will be appointed as teacher for one year. He said Government will...

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Suicide & Social Media – Rumors versus Facts

Suicide & Social Media – Rumors versus Facts

Shahana Shah During the whole past month a Facebook post about a young student’s suicide in district Ghizer due to financial difficulties was shared widely. This was among various suicides reported from the same area over a short period of time. The common thread in all the posts shared regarding...

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UNICEF report suggest customized strategy for out of school children in Diamer

UNICEF report suggest customized strategy for out of school children in Diamer

Safdar Ali Safdar A recent study report titled “Out of School Children in Gilgit-Baltistan” reveals that around 3 out of every 10 with a total figure of 70,000 children are out of school in Gilgit-Baltistan, the remote northern part of Pakistan. The study was conducted by the United Nations Children’s...

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More than half of all middle school age children are out of school in G-B, reveals UNICEF report

More than half of all middle school age children are out of school in G-B, reveals UNICEF report

GILGIT: Around 3 out of every 10 primary school age children are out of school in Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) that makes the total children out of school at primary level over 70,000. Similarly, more than half of all middle school age children are out of school in G-B. Among them, slightly...

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Reforms in Education Sector in Gilgit-Baltistan

Reforms in Education Sector in Gilgit-Baltistan

Karim Mohammad Khan Gilgit-Baltistan Education Department has introduced different structural reforms in schools. The first and most important change was the GB Government inducted new school teachers through NTS and FPSC. This was essential in order to strengthen institutions as best school system and also focus to hire highly competent...

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