Ending Violence against Women Seminar
DSF team comprising Ayesha Taslim, Director Program, Aliya Yaqub, Manager External Relations, and Rabiya Batool, DSF patient participated in a seminar “Ending Violence Against Women” organized by SAP Pakistan. Parliamentarians, civil society representatives, minority’s representatives, teachers and students participated in the discussions.
It was highlighted that although laws have been framed to end violence against women but the implementation mechanism is not effective. The DSF team urged that the law enforcing agencies should take serious measures to stop the non prescription sale of acid. The organizers appreciated the efforts of Masarrat Misbah in taking care of acid victims from registration to surgeries, training and rehabilitation through DSF.