Special Events

Washington: Pakistani-American Community & Youth Convention-2018 has commenced. The theme of the Convention is 'Connecting the Dots'. Convention comprises of segments namely Youth Engagement, Role of Women, Voice in Academia & think tanks, Civic Engagement, Harmony through Arts & Literature & Entrepreneurs. There will also be a presentation by USAID & as well as discussion on Consular Facilitation by Consul Generals.

Washington: During his opening remarks, Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry said that Pakistani American Community & Youth Convention-2018 is being organized for connecting the Pakistani American diaspora from across the US to engage and discuss opportunities for growth as a community at various levels.

Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry addressed Pakistani, American & International media representatives highlighting the latest developments in Indian Occupied Kashmir on the occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day held at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC today, 06 April 2018.

Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry called upon international community including USA to take notice of the grave human rights violations in Indian Occupied Kashmir by Indian security forces and urged them to press India to stop these atrocities and allow international human rights organizations an access to the IOK in order to assess the alarming situation over there.

Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry offering opening remarks over lunch at New York City Bar Association @OTR1938.

Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry delivering a talk on Pakistan’s foreign policy and relations with the U.S. at Women’s Foreign Policy Association, New York, March 29,2018.

Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry raised the Pakistan flag at an elegant flag hoisting ceremony held at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC this morning, 23 March 2018 to commence Pakistan Day celebrations.

Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry congratulated Pakistanis all over the world, particularly in the United States of America on the 78th Pakistan Day at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC.

Group photograph of the Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry with officers of the US Foreign Service Institute at flag hoisting ceremony on "Pakistan Day" at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC dated 23 March 2018.

The participants of the Annual Stakeholders Retreat of American Pakistani Public Affairs Committee (APPAC) called on the Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry today, 10 March 2018 at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC.

While addressing the delegation, the Ambassador Chaudhry welcomed the initiative by APPAC to build synergies among the Pakistani American diaspora. He encouraged them to actively participate in the US political mainstream.

Ambassador Alice Wells hosted a round-table discussion in honour of Ms. Tehmina Janjua, Foreign Secretary of Pakistan to mark the International Women’s Day. A number of prominent Pakistani-American women from various walks of life also attended the event dated 08 March 2018.

While addressing the "International Women Day" event held at the Embassy of Pakistan today, 07 March 2018, Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry lauded the rise of women to important positions in Pakistan and the improved awareness in the country vis-a-vis rights of women.

Ms. Tehmina Janjua, Foreign Secretary was the Guest of Honor on a special event organized by the Embassy of Pakistan to mark International Women Day. In her remarks, Ms. Janjua highlighted the growing contribution of Pakistani women towards national progress and development.

Ms. Tehmina Janjua, Foreign Secretary of Pakistan stated that the Government of Pakistan remained committed to the empowerment of women in the country, particularly through active participation in the political and economic spheres.

An event was held at the Embassy of Pakistan earlier today, 27 February 2018 to launch Amb. Akbar S. Ahmed's book "Journey Into Europe: Islam, Immigration & Identity". The event was chaired by Mr. Rizwan Saeed Sheikh, Charge d'Affaires and was attended by representatives of leading US, International and Pakistani Media.

Group photo of Amb. Akbar S. Ahmed after the launching ceremony of his book "Journey Into Europe: Islam, Immigration & Identity". The Book traces history of Islam across Europe and highlights challenges faced by Muslims in Europe today and suggests what needs to be done to overcome them.

Washington: Paying rich tribute to the sacrifices of thousands of innocent Kashmirs, Federal Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal said that Pakistan would continue to support Kashmirs in their struggle for the right of self-determination at "Kashmir Solidarity Day" event held at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC.

In his remarks, Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry highlighted that the Jammu & Kashmir dispute remains the most significant issue that must be resolved for achieving durable peace in South Asia #KashmirSolidarityDay.

Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry launched the new website of the Embassy of Pakistan as part of the Embassy's public diplomacy efforts, dated 27 January 2018.

While speaking on the occasion, Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry said that the new website has been made attractive, user-friendly and interactive so that correct information can reach the public in a manner that is easy to comprehend.

Consuls General New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Houston gave presentations on the improvements brought in the consular services and community facilitation during the outgoing year as a result of the decisions taken at the CGs Conference held last year.

Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry underscored the importance of consular services and stressed that the Embassy and the Consulates must ensure timely, efficient and welfare oriented consular services to the community, dated 27 January 2018.

Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry presiding over the Annual Consuls General (CGs) Conference 2018 at the Embassy of Pakistan,Washington DC on 27 January 2018.

The Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC organized a Mehfil-e-Milad to celebrate the birth of Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him) on Friday, 08 December 2017.

Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry welcomed President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan and commended him for his efforts in highlighting & projecting Kashmir issue at various international fora while addressing Kashmiri and Pakistani diaspora at the Embassy of Pakistan today, 04 December 2017.

While addressing a distinguished gathering of Pakistani and Kashmiri diaspora, President of Azad Jammu & Kashmir Ambassador Sardar Masood Khan said "Pakistan is incomplete without Kashmir and Kashmir has its identity rooted in Pakistan-the two are inseparable", 04 December 2017.

Embassy Forum event to commemorate 'Iqbal Day' held at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC – November 9, 2017.

52nd Defence Day of Pakistan was celebrated at the Embassy with a well-attended reception – September 27, 2017.

Ambassador speaking at Kashmir Black Day Event titled “Kashmir the Seventy Years Struggle” - November 5, 2017.

Flag Hoisting Ceremony & Reception – 70th Independence Day of Pakistan, 14 August 2017.

Glimpses of Special Cultural event held at Pakistan Embassy on August 13, 2017 to celebrate 70th Independence Day of Pakistan.

Flag Hoisting Ceremony – Pakistan National Day, 23 March 2017.

Passport DC- May 2017: The Embassy of Pakistan arranged a range of cultural programs depicting rich culture of Pakistan along with traditional food.

Embassy of Pakistan organized Sufi Musical Evening as part of "Embassy Series" to celebrate 70 years of friendship between Pakistan and the US.