Trainings on IPAS – Ministry of Human Rights
The Ministry of Human Rights in collaboration with the Ministry of Planning, Development and Special Initiative arranged a training on Intelligent Project Automation System (iPAS) in the Committee Room of the Ministry of Human Rights on 12th May, 2022. The training was conducted by iPAS Team of Planning Ministry (Mr. Zafar Iqbal Khan, Deputy Director- iPAS and Ms. Naila Arooj, Assistant Director – iPAS).
The training was attended by Master Trainers, PDs/ Officers and IT officials of 13 ongoing and 5 new approved Projects of MoHR and its allied organizations i.e. Directorate General of Special Education, Child Protection Institute, Legal Aid and Justice Authority, Zainab Alert, Response and Recovery Agency (ZARRA), Regional Directorates of Human Rights Lahore, Karachi, Quetta and Peshawar (through zoom) . The purpose of the training was to train participants on online submission of PC-Is, PC-II and PC-III, PSDP budget formulation, budget management, monitoring and evaluation of PSDP Projects. The training session was interactive followed by questions and answers. In concluding remarks, the Focal Person on iPAS, MoHR (Ms. Nishat, Director -Dev.) appreciated the iPAS team for providing assistance and resolving the technical issues as and when required while uploading the information on iPAS.
The iPAS software is developed to digitize the manual process of PSDP formulation, and paperless environment for planning and development. All Ministries/ Divisions have been digitally connected with the Planning Commission. The new PC-Is and PSDP 2022-23 has also been formulated through IPAS.
Trainings on PMES – Ministry of Human Rights
The Ministry of Human Rights in collaboration with the Ministry of Planning, Development and Special Initiative arranged a one-day training on Project Monitoring and Evaluation System (PMES) in the Committee Room of the Ministry of Human Rights on 6th July, 2022. The training was attended by PDs of PSDP Projects of MoHR and Directorate General of Special Education. The training was conducted by Mr. Khizar Hayat, MIS Section, Project Wing, Planning Commission.
The training was held on use of the PMES software and update information, development of Project Profiles as per PC-I, updating Project Directors information, PSDP allocations, preparation of cash & work plans, updating monthly progress reports, release of PSDP funds and expenditure on the PMES. Thereafter, a detailed questions and answer session was conducted and Resource Persons answered the questions of participants. At the end of the training sessions, the Focal Person on PMES, MoHR (Ms. Nishat, Director -Dev) expressed gratitude to the Resource Persons as it was a very interactive, insightful and practical training. The participants became well acquainted with the PMES.