PCANS is the association of Canadians, Residents, and Students of Pakistani origin in Nova Scotia. It is setup to bring the Pakistani community together and organize events and programs that help the community in general, as well as to create inter community relationships with other sections of the society.

Contact us at info@pcans.ca

Building a strong community


Giving back to the community

We are here to provide help to the Pakistani community living in Nova Scotia especially Halifax.

Please feel free to email us at  info@pcans.ca


Creating Lifelong Memories

Create memories by visiting one of our events and connecting with the community.


We are a team of passionate people

We have set our agenda to help Pakistani people living in Canada and other diverse cultures to come together and spread peace and harmony.

Leadership team 2024:


Taqi Hashmi

President & CEO

Pirah Qazi

Secretary & Chief Event Management Officer

Hammad Mohiy Uddin

Vice President & Chief Welfare Affairs Officer

Adnan Fatmi

Treasurer & CFO


Rana Zaman

Chief Communication & Volunteer Management Officer

Ferwa Tariq

Chief IT Officer

Amat ul Rasool

Chief Procurement Officer (Services)

Naseem ul Bari

Chief Procurement Officer

(Goods)

Rabail Gul

Chief Women Wellness Officer

Jawad Khan

Chief Sports Officer

Umair Iqbal

Chief Newcomer Support Officer (Professional Development)

Ahsan Amir Khan

Chief Newcomer Support Officer (Employment)

Dr. Awais Ali

Chief Newcomer Support Officer (Settlement)

Mohammad Johar

President PSA Dal University 

Ahmad Raza 

President PSA Acadia University

Faisal Abbas

Past Treasurer & Chief IT Officer

Mohammad Ali Raza

Past Vice President

Farhan Pir Muhammad

Past President