Women Resource Centre of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) chairperson Dr Maryam Noman said that educating girls was a key to progress of the country and overcome social problems. She expressed these views at the launching of Entrepreneurship Development project ceremony by Baidarie, a local NGO. She said that though there had been some achievements but still much needed to be done in this regards. She said that it was high time, the government should allocate maximum funds for the promotion of education in the country. There is a great need of launching a vigorous campaigns at gross roots level in rural areas particularly to improve access and address the barriers to education for girls, she said.