Islamabad, Pakistan — UN Women and Women Parliamentary Caucus (WPC) of the National Assembly of Pakistan on Thursday joined hands to work together for advancing the women’s empowerment and gender equality agenda, which is central to Pakistan’s efforts towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. Agreeing that the issue of child marriage needs a strong focus and efforts at all levels, both the entities stressed the most urgent need for consolidated and concerted action to curb child marriages from all parts of Pakistan through advocacy, awareness-raising and legislative reforms.
A 2-day Workshop held on 24th April and 25th April,2019 at PIPS and WPC Secretariat on "The International Strategic Environment & Pak Policy Imperatives" Organized by Minister for Human Rights MNA Shireen Mazari
UNCSW Side Event organized by the permanent mission of Pakistan at the UN on 'Breaking Stereotypes: Muslim Women as agents of change. Representatives from Turkey , Indonesia and Iran were co-sponsors of the event.
MNA Naureen Farooq on being elected Vice President of the 8th Women's Parliamentarians Conference!