Center of Gender and Policy Studies

The Center of Gender and Policy Studies (CGaPS) is a research and advocacy focused organization that aims to promote evidence based policy actions to address social, economic, and political gender inequalities in Pakistan.


Awaz-e-Niswan members meet with Election Commission of Pakistan.

April 7, 2017 in Islamabad, Members of Awaz-e-Niswan (AAN), a network of women voters from ten districts across Pakistan, met with the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).



CGaPS launches Awaz-e-Niswan: National Network of Women Voters in Pakistan, funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund….read more




Infographic on Women in General Elections 2018.  See Infographic

Report launched Rural Women in Pakistan – Status Report 2018, in collaboration with NCSW, supported by Canadian High Commission (Pakistan) and UN Women (Pakistan).

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To see copy of power point presentation with key highlights of the report click here

Published: Women’s Economic Participation and Empowerment in Pakistan: Status Report 2016– in collaboration with NCSW, funded by UN Women, Pakistan (2015) .…. read more