Functions of the Commission

<p class="rtejustify">The functions of our commission&nbsp;are listed as below:</p>
 
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<li class="rtejustify">Examine policies, programs and other measures taken by the Government to materialize gender equality;</li>
<li class="rtejustify">Review the <a href="http://www.punjabcode.punjab.gov.pk/index/showarticle/ref/03952f7c-5a58-..." target="_blank">Punjab laws</a>, rules and regulations affecting the status and rights of women;</li>
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<div class="rtejustify">Sponsor, steer and encourage research to generate information, analysis and studies and maintain a database relating to women and gender issues;</div>
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<div class="rtejustify">Develop and maintain interaction and dialogue with NGOs, experts and individuals in society at the national, regional and international level;</div>
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<div class="rtejustify">Facilitate and monitor implementation of instruments and obligations affecting women and girls to which Pakistan is a signatory and;</div>
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<div class="rtejustify">Monitor mechanisms and institutional procedures for redress of violations of women’s rights and individual grievances. This includes inspecting&nbsp;jails, sub-jails, Darul Amans and Women’s Centres or other places of custody, where women and girls are kept.</div>
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