Women Empowerment

To observe the International Women’s Day, the Women Empowerment Society of DHA Suffa University organized an event titled “#PressforProgress” on March 5, 2018. The objective of the session was to raise awareness on gender parity in academia through motivational talks and panel discussion. This was followed by a documentary on women empowerment and a stage play titled ‘Zimal’ produced and performed by students of DHA Suffa University.. Prof. Dr. Rana Qamar Hameed (Medical Doctor and Professor, Dow University of Health Sciences), Prof. Dr. Shahana Urooj Kazmi (Rector, DIHE) and Faakhir Mehmood (Singer and Songwriter) addressed the audience and shared words of wisdom with students that not only inspired them but also prompted them to think about the struggles women go through in order to achieve equality and success in society. The event was attended by representatives, faculty members and students from DHA institutions and DHA Suffa University.