ISLAMABAD The step of conducting nationwide first ever poverty survey in the history of Pakistan has won the international praise for following best international practices, maintaining transparency and conducting the entire process in highly efficient manner, says a press release. It has been learnt that various international organizations contributing in social safety programme world-over including the World Bank has appreciated BISP for the successful process of conducting nationwide door to door poverty survey. It may be recalled here that in the 1st phase of the programme, all parliamentarians were taken on board irrespective of their political affiliations. Similarly, in the 2nd phase, on the launching of the nationwide poverty survey, letters were sent to all parliamentarians from all parties for their cooperation and to facilitate the survey teams.