‘Demographic Transition in Pakistan: Challenges and Opportunities’
3:00PM to 5:00PM
SDPI's Seminar Hall, 3rd Floor Taimur Chambers, 10-D (WEST), Fazl-ul-Haq Road, Blue Area, Islamabad.
The demographic dividend is not itself an economic benefit, but provides an opportunity to reap the economic benefits resulting because of it. To materialize such a demographic shift into economic benefit a well thought economic planning is needed to boast the public health education and to provide a suitable environment for saving and investment. If such a policies, in case of the countries like Pakistan whose macro-economic indicators are not encouraging or not introduced in time, it may lead to a cost in the form of unemployment and unbearable stresses on education and health.