Pakistan's first ever Women Resource Centre being established
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's first ever Women Resource Centre is being established at National Library in Islamabad to inculcate the habit of reading among women folk.
An agreement to this effect was signed in Islamabad on Thursday between the National Commission for Status of Women and National Library.
Speaking on the occasion, Advisor to Prime Minister on National History and Literary Heritage Irfan Siddiqui said equipping women with education and keeping them abreast of modern social issues is a key to progress, prosperity and reformation of the society.
ISLAMABAD: Irfan Siddiqui, Advisor to PM on National History and Literary Heritage and Khawar Mumtaz, Chairperson National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW) witnessing signing of agreement to establish first ever Women Resource Center at National Library Of Pakistan (NLP) in National History and Literary Heritage Division. Syed Ghyour Hassain, Director, NLP and Suleman Shah, Director NCSW signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations. Engineer Aamir Hasan, Federal Secretary NHLH Division and Secretary NCSW Samina Hasan were also present on the occasion.