After the completion of individual consultations at the national and provincial levels and holding provincial workshops, the Ministry of Planning Development & Reform organized a National Consultation for ECD Policy Framework on April 25th 2019. The CEO PAFEC attended this consultation session as one of the panelists. The event was attended by key government officials, policy makers and representatives from the relevant ministries and departments, UN agencies and private sector. The panel discussion was followed by a detailed questions and answers session on the current situation of ECD in the country, gaps and policy recommendations. Policy guidelines will be drafted by the resource person in consultation with the Technical Committee in the near future and the same will be presented at the forthcoming International Conference on ECD in September 2019.