Global civil society activity in Karachi, Pakistan

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Karachi is the capital of the Pakistani province of Sindh. It is the largest city in Pakistan, and fifth largest city proper in the world. Ranked as a beta-global city, the city is Pakistan's premier industrial and financial centre, with an estimated GDP of $164 billion (PPP) as of 2019. It is also Pakistan's cultural, educational, and political hub. Karachi is Pakistan's most cosmopolitan city, its most linguistically, ethnically, and religiously diverse city, as well as one of Pakistan's most secular and socially liberal cities. With its location on the Arabian Sea, Karachi serves as a transport hub, and is home to Pakistan's two largest seaports, the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim, as well as Pakistan's busiest airport, Jinnah International Airport.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Karachi is ranked #687 over a 20 year period,
with 40 meetings since 1998.


Karachi is ranked #564 in 2018, with 1 meetings.

Organizations based in Karachi

Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture Est. 1977

All Pakistan Women's Association Est. 1949

SAARC Confederation of Anaesthesiologists Est. 1992

International Organization for Sustainable Development Est. 2005

Pakistan Institute of International Affairs Est. 1947

ECO Reinsurance Company

Asian Brotherhood of Clerical Workers Est. 1992

Asia Pacific Central Securities Depository Group Est. 1997

International Centre for Chemical Sciences

Federation of Asia-Oceania Perinatal Societies Est. 1980

Association of Credit Rating Agencies in Asia Est. 2001

World Muslim Congress Est. 1926

International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences

Inter-Islamic Network on Space Sciences and Technology Est. 1987

Islamic Research Academy Est. 1963

Area Study Centre for Europe, Karachi Est. 1974

Aga Khan University Est. 1983

Community World Service Asia Est. 1954

View More profiles (18 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Past Events in Karachi

2018 World Wind Energy Conference – World Wind Energy Association
2016 Congress – SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology
2016 International Conference – Islamic Countries Society of Statistical Sciences
2014 Conference on Hepatitis C – Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver
2014 Biennial Congress / Congress – Association of Secretaries and Administrative Professionals in Asia Pacific
2014 International Conference / International Conference on Statistical Sciences – Islamic Countries Society of Statistical Sciences
2013 Asian symposium on Medicinal Plants, Spices and other Natural Products / Asian Symposium on Medicinal Plants, Spices and Other Natural Products - ASOMPS – Regional Network for the Chemistry of Natural Products in Southeast Asia
2012 Congress – South Asian Regional Pain Society
2012 Meeting – South Asian Network Operators Group
2009 Biennial congress – SAARC Confederation of Anaesthesiologists
2008 Health Asia conference
2008 General Meeting – International MultiModal Transport Association
2006 International civil engineering congress
2006 Congress – West Asia Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
2006 Annual general meeting – Asia Pacific Central Securities Depository Group
2006 Annual Plenary Meeting – Asia Pacific Council for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business
2006 Meeting – South Asian Network Operators Group
2006 (Polycentric) annual world social forum – World Social Forum
2006 International mechanical engineering congress
2006 Congress – Asia Pacific Dental Federation/Asian Pacific Regional Organization of the Fédération Dentaire Internationale
2006 Asia-Oceania regional meeting – International Association of Ports and Harbors
2006 International workshop on natural products – Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries
2005 International symposium on urology, nephrology and transplantation – Asian Society of Transplantation
2005 Congress / Congress of the Asian Society of Transplantation - CAST – Asian Society of Transplantation

View More Past Events (141 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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