Tag: Women

FINCA enters into a strategic partnership with Karandaaz Pakistanto launch ‘Women Community Mobilizer’ program

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article image PR:  FINCA, one of the leading micro-finance banks, has announced a strategic partnership with Karandaaz Pakistan, a non-profit finance generating organization for small businesses and individual’s financial inclusion. The first of its kind initiative between Karandaaz and a DFSP (Digital Financial Services Provider) – SimSim, will enable a new way of digital financial services in Pakistan. […]…Read More

Women have more potential to accelerate in the field of S&T: Secretary MoST

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article image Pakistan Science Foundation in collaboration with EU Delegation to Pakistan and Ministry of Science and Technology organized popular Science lecture to celebrate Women’s Day. This very important event was aimed at highlighting the achievements of women scientists to celebrate which observed all over the world on March 8 every year. Women have more potential to […]…Read More

FINCA microfinance bank and Benazir Income Support program join hands for women empowerment

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PR:  FINCA Microfinance Bank Ltd. signed an MoU with Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) for women empowerment and financial inclusion on Wednesday 7th March, 2018 at BISP Headquarters in Islamabad. The initiative is aimed at increasing female financial inclusion footprint and graduation of BISP beneficiaries to women entrepreneurs. BISP will leverage FINCA’s Digital Financial Services, including […]…Read More

Telenor celebrates International Women’s Day with emphasis on Empowering Women

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PR:  International Women’s Day was celebrated today at Telenor’s 345 campus to commemorate the vital role of women in the society. The event spread over panel discussion with female leaders and an emerging entrepreneur, primarily focusing on ‘Empowering Women’.  A Free medical checkup for females along with a health seminar was also organized to help raise […]…Read More

PTCL celebrates International Women Day across Pakistan with full fervor

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article image PR: PTCL celebrated the International Women Day with full zeal and commitment throughout Pakistan, under the theme #PressforProgress. To celebrate this occasion, a series of events and activities were successfully organized in Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Hyderabad and Sukkur.In Islamabad, Dr. Daniel Ritz, CEO and President, PTCL and Syed Mazhar Hussain, Chief Human Resource Officer, PTCL attended […]…Read More

PASTIC has won project titled NCBWE from SAARC countries”

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Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Centre, PASTIC has won a project titled “Networking and Capacity Building of Women Entrepreneurs (NCBWE) from SAARC countries” from SAARC Development Fund, SDF Bhutan.  The project is approved under SDF Social Window Fits with SAARC’s Strategy of Regional Integration & particular SDG is Poverty Reduction. The Project Financial Agreement (PFA) […]…Read More

IVR service launched for women farmers

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Gone for engaging Pakistan’s female ranchers and broadening them the advantages of its leader portable horticulture benefit ‘KhushaalZamindar’, Telenor Pakistan in organization with Punjab Livestock and Dairy Development Board (PLDDB) propelled a devoted free of cost IVR benefit for female agriculturists in Punjab called ‘KhushaalAangan’. Female ranchers will just need to dial 727251 to subscribe […]…Read More

‘charter of demands’ from women farmers

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A “charter of demands” was presented to Minister Environment Protection Zakia Shah Nawaz in convention of rural women farmers from five districts of Punjab organized by Oxfam Pakistan and Indus Consortium. Approval of the Climate Change Policy with proper resource distribution for smallholder women farmers and their involvement in budget making demanded in charter. Civil […]…Read More