Months long effective advocacy of Rahnuma -FPAP bore fruit when on November 23rd, 2012, some sixteen parliamentarians across Pakistan vowed their support in the presence of various media and government representatives as well as various national and international organizations. The interactive dialogue during the consultation sessions led to a formation of a parliamentarians' caucus. The parliamentarians pledged to play their role in advocating the cause to help bridge gaps in policies. Inter provincial experience sharing added to the zeal and commitment of parliamentarians to the cause of SH&RH & MNH for AGYM. They also ensured that they will consolidate their efforts through provincial resolutions and inclusion of Sexual and Reproductive Health needs of young women in national and provincial policies. Its main objectives is to advocate for bridging the policy gap regarding Sexual and Reproductive Health (SH&RH) and Maternal and Neonatal Health (MNH) issues and needs of Adolescent Girls and Young Mothers. It is further strives to champion the cause of Sexual and Reproductive Health (SH&RH) and Maternal and Neonatal Health (MNH) for Adolescent Girls and Young Mothers at all social, political and policy forums.
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