Round Table Meeting on Empowerment of Women & Children

Feb 22, 2018

A round table meeting was convened by Punjab Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) and the Ministry of Environment to reaffirm Government of Punjab's long-standing commitment to empower women and children in Punjab. The meeting was attended by Her Excellency Dr. Brigitta Blaha, Austrian Ambassador to Pakistan, Her Excellency Ms. Margaret Adamson, High Commissioner of Australia, Mr. Jamshed Kazi, Country Director, UN Women in Pakistan, U.S.Consul General , Ms. Elizabeth Kennedy Trudeau, and representativesof the British High Commission , Lahore. Ministers for Population Welfare and Finance, MPA's, respresentatives of provincial departments, and other foreign dignitaries. The meeting provided an oppertunity to show solidarity of provincial and national governments, with the international community, in promoting women empowerment and pursuing effective ways to safeguard women's and children's rights.