Rural Women’s Day observed


Sukkur—The International Rural Women’s Day was observed in Sukkur and other districts of the northern Sindh on Saturday. A Government run organization, Sindh Rural Support Organization (SRSO) organized seminars on Rural Women: Democracy, Development and Peace to mark the day. Speaking on the occasion the Chief Exicutive Officer, Muhammad Dital Kalhoro said women always played the role of an invisible work force in rural societies, especially in the farming sector.
He said that SRSO had taken a number of steps for the empowerment of women, particularly those living in the rural areas in northern Sindh adding that SRSO have developed confidence and skills among the rural women communities and their involvement in social mobilization efforts at the grassroots level.
He further said that SRSO assembled communities from rural areas at one platform and provided them training as well financial support under the Community Investment Fund (CIF) so that they can resolve their problems.—APP