(April 13, 2023)
In a significant step towards fostering collaboration between academia and the parliamentary sector, Secretary WPC Dr. Shahida Rehmani recently held a productive meeting with the Vice-Chancellor of Fatima Jinnah Women University, Ms. Saima Hamid. The meeting aimed to discuss an important initiative of connecting parliament with academia, with the anticipation of a positive impact on both realms. Dr. Shahida Rehmani and Ms. Saima Hamid engaged in fruitful discussions on the potential benefits and strategies for this collaboration. This endeavor holds the promise of bridging the gap between theory and practice, providing lawmakers with valuable academic insights while offering students and faculty opportunities to contribute their expertise to policy-making processes. This initiative is expected to foster a dynamic exchange of knowledge and ideas, empowering both parliamentarians and academia to work together towards the progress and development of the nation.