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Chairperson NCSW Delivers Guest Lecture at PPAF Office to Commemorate National Women’s Day

Febraury 14, 2019

Ms. Khawar Mumtaz, Chairperson NCSW, and Board Member, PPAF delivered a guest lecture during a Learning and Sharing Session on the history of the women's rights movement in Pakistan in commemoration of the National Women's Day. During her lecture she highlighted the historical importance of the day by screening a short pictorial presentation.

Ms. Mumtaz emphasized that the precedent set by founders and members of Women’s Action Forum for the cause of democracy and for empowerment of women must be adopted as a collective responsibility by all stakeholders including government, civil society, academia and the media. The lecture was followed by a round of questions and answers from the PPAF staff.