National Productivity Organization (NPO) is the sole Government body undertaking PRODUCTIVITY with QUALITY INITIATIVES in PAKISTAN.
In April, 2001, recognizing the importance of socioeconomic development in Pakistan through enhancing productivity and implementation of productivity concepts in the industrial setup, the NPO was revitalized with the sagacious productivity specialists and professional team to create productivity consciousness and to address the issues of manufacturing and service sector of Pakistan. After the approval of the Prime Minister, the legal status of NPO has been changed and the National Productivity Organization was incorporated under the Companies Ordinance in June 2006.
NPO Pakistan presently operates under the umbrella of the Ministry of Industries, Government of Pakistan and has established research and resource institution working with the support of Asian Productivity Organization (APO) Tokyo-Japan. NPO is also working as a Liaison Office of Asian Productivity Organization (APO) which represents 20 Asian Countries with the mandate to promote productivity and quality consciousness among the public and private sector organization.
NPO Pakistan promotes enhancement of productivity culture in Public and Private sector Organization by providing training, seminars, workshops, consultancy, release of index surveys, qualification certification, promotion of a comprehensive understanding of energy and the environment, research on productivities.
NPO Pakistan has also acquired membership of World Confederation of Productivity Science and World Network of Productivity Organization to expand its linkages in 52 member countries of WCPS that are committed to productivity improvement.