IIUI Seminar on Human Rights
The speakers at a seminar on celebrations of 70 years of universal human rights declaration at International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) were of the opinion that protection of human rights was utmost need of the humanity in the prevailing circumstances around the world. They stressed the need of steps for a society free of human sufferings and deprivations.
The seminar was organized by Shariah Academy of the IIUI, in collaboration with National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) at Faisal Masjid campus on Tuesday.
“Government’s policy frame work on human rights envisages the elimination of injustice, establishing rule of law and creating a society free of human sufferings,” said Mumtaz Ahmed Tarar, Federal Minister for Human Rights in his address as chief guest in the seminar.
Jean-François Cautain, Ambassador of the European Union to Pakistan, speaking as a guest of honour hailed efforts of IIUI and NCHR for arranging this activity.