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The assistance provided by the EU to Gilgit-Baltistan focuses on private sector development as well as on rural development and local governance.
|POPULATION (est. millions)||1.4||196.2|
|% OF POPULATION MULTIDIMENSIONALLY POOR (2016)||43%||39%|
|% of children under 5 yrs stunted (2011)||51%||44%|
|Sectors in Gilgit-Baltistan
Total EUR 2,693,559
|Implementers in Gilgit-Baltistan Total EUR 2,693,559||EU Funding in Pakistan
EUR 2,693,559 in Gilgit-Baltistan
EUR 609,859,736 in Pakistan
|Coordination with Government||Coordination with the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan mostly takes place at the project and technical levels to ensure close synergies and coordination, in addition to guarantee government ownership.|
|Sectors of Intervention|
|Private Sector Development||
|Public Financial Management||
|Future Intervention||None planned for the time-being
|The European Union (EU) unites European countries politically and economically for securing lasting peace and prosperity. Respect and partnership are key elements for cooperation programmes between the EU and other countries.
It contributes to poverty reduction, political stability, and social and economic development, promoting a more prosperous Pakistan for everyone's benefit.
Together with the bilateral funds provided by its member countries, the EU is the largest grant donor to Pakistan.
|EUROPEAN UNION IN PAKISTAN
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