Women’s Role In Combating Population Explosion; Public Sector Efforts In Pakistan

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  • Jugnoo Salahuddin Department of Social Work, University of Karachi

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.46568/pjgs.v6i1.400

Abstract

This article is an extract from a much larger study with broader objectives. In this specific article the detailed background of the Government efforts for nipping the bud of population explosion is explored. The actual study was based on the “performance evaluation” of 607 lady health workers from 5 districts of Karachi division, using quantitative method of data collection. This article informs the readers the strategies adopted by the Government of Pakistan in combating population growth between the years 1955–1998. It reveals factors responsible for the failure of family planning programme in Pakistan and also those, which have played a positive role in its propagation.

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Published

2012-12-08

How to Cite

Salahuddin, J. (2012). Women’s Role In Combating Population Explosion; Public Sector Efforts In Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Gender Studies, 6(1), 43–53. https://doi.org/10.46568/pjgs.v6i1.400

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