Lobbying Meeting with Key Stakeholders on YFHS _ CIP 26 April 2018
Lobbying meetings with key stakeholders such as the Ministry of health, associated Ministers, doctors, and activists have been held since April 2018. The focal point of these meetings has been to emphasize the importance of youth-friendly health services and Costed Implementation of Plan. Gaps in budgetary allocations for health services reserved for cis and transgender youth, the importance of youth-friendly and non-discriminatory medical practices, poor health infrastructure, and improvement in health policies are brought up with the relevant stakeholders. Resolutions drafted by fdi have been presented at these lobbying meetings Some notable key speakers have been Ms. Shakila Naveed Qazi- Member Provincial Assembly and Member Women Parliamentary Caucus, Dr. Saleem Abro- Medical, Superintended Sandman Provincial Hospital, Quetta, and Mr. Abdul Razzaq Sheikh from Associated Press of Pakistan, Ms.Nafeesa Khattak-Member National Assembly- Pakistan Threek Insaf- PTI.