ISLAMABAD - Federal Minister Industries and Production, Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar is leading the Pakistani delegation at 2nd day of Sixth Ministerial Consultation of ADD being held in Dubai. Pakistan will take over chairmanship of ADD on last day, 27th October of the consultation. On Tuesday, the minister led the Pakistani delegation in four high-level panel discussions on employment landscape, migrant worker’s skills examination and recognition, building technological solutions to migration challenges and ADD’s priorities in contributing to global consultations on migration. In his remarks, the minister thanked the hosts UAE. He appreciated the level of discourse during the sessions and reiterated Pakistan’s resolve to carry the discourse forward in next 2 years through a consultative and collaborative process. He said that Pakistan will strive with ADD member states for innovative technology based solutions for governance of labour migration through developing linkages and collation of data.  

The minister also highlighted that Pakistan would also focus on skill recognition and opportunities for female migrant worker with help of all member states in one of the important migration corridors.