Dr. Sania joins President Dr. Alvi at seminar on women rights

Sep 30, 2021 – Islamabad: Dr. Sania Nishtar was invited to speak at an event for creating awareness regarding protection against harassment and women’s property rights at the President Secretariat. President Dr. Arif Alvi was the chief guest. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Sania emphasized on the importance of both genders being equally responsible for the betterment of whole society. She advocated equal rights of women in every sphere of life. She also shared that in Ehsaas program, 50% plus benefits policy has been rolled out for women empowerment. President Dr. Arif Alvi delivered the closing speech and shared his views on workplace harassment and women’s property rights. He said exploitation free society for women is collective responsibility. Other speakers included Federal Ombudsman for Protection against Harassment, Kashmala Tariq and Sharmeela Rassool, Country Representative UN Women Pakistan. Guests from civil society, senators, ambassadors and people from all walks of life also joined the event.