Seminar pays tribute to women mining engineers, entrepreneurs


The Mines & Minerals Department (MMD) Punjab Tuesday arranged a seminar titled ‘Champions of Change’ to celebrate the exceptional contribution of women mining engineers and entrepreneurs working tirelessly in the mineral sector.

Provincial Minister for Women Development Department Ashifa Riaz Fatiana was the chief guest, while MMD Secretary Aamir Ijaz Akbar, Additional Secretary Sarah Rashid, Deputy Secretary Aatika Ammar Bukhari and women from different walks of life were present.

Addressing the seminar, the minister said that every woman was the trustee of the good training of her future generations, adding that women were leaders by birth.

She said that various daycare centers were being set up for facilitation of working women.

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