ISLAMABAD: To commemorate the dynamic and their contributions in the nation's democratic growth and development, Search For Common Ground (SFCG) Pakistan and Paiman Alumni Trust are organising a daylong National Networking Summit on Women's Leadership here on Wednesday (tomorrow).
Former Speaker National Assembly Dr Fehmida Mirza will be the chief guest of the summit being organised as part of SFCG Pakistan's Women's Initiatives for Learning and Leadership (WILL) campaign under the project "Strengthening Women Parliamentarians for Effective Government" launched in Pakistan 2011. The people from different walks of life, especially civil society, and elected and non-elected women leadership of different political parties, would participate in the summit.
The project has imparted training to elected women politicians from all major political parties including members of the provincial assemblies and councillors at the district levels to improve their capacity and bolster their engagement in decision-making matters. This national summit will also feature a roundtable discussion entitled "Common Ground Roundtable: Advancing Women's Political Leadership in Pakistan".–Staff Reporter