Pakistan National Nutrition Coordination Council (PNNCC) was notified by honorable Prime Minister in October 2019. PNNCC is country’s the highest Multi-sectoral Nutrition Coordinating body and meant to support Ehsaas Program. Prime Minister of Pakistan is the Chairperson of the Council and Dr Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety, Vice-Chair.
The Chair and Vice Chair may co-opt Technical Experts as Board Members if so required. Vice Chair will convene meetings when Prime Minister is not available to be in the chair.
Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired Pakistan National Nutrition Coordination Council (PNNCC) meeting on 5th October 2020.
The first PNNCC meeting was convened in November 2019 by the Vice Chair of the council, Dr. Sania Nishtar and was attended by board members of the council.