Depilex Smileagain invited by Department of Gender Studies Punjab University
The Department of Gender Studies, Punjab University Quid-e Azam Campus is one of the pioneers in Pakistan in this discipline. Their objective is to prepare people by educating them so that they can devise and actively engage in sustainable development activities with strong commitment for human rights, faith in the potential of women.
Masarrat Misbah was invited to address the students. Over 100 students and teachers participated in the event. The dean of University also graced the occasion. Masarrat Misbah described the social injustice to women in the cultural context and elaborated that gender-based violence is recognized as a violation of several human rights. She further shared that conceptualized in 2003 Depilex Smileagain Foundation was registered in 2005 as a non-profit support and assistance group to help female survivors of acid and kerosene oil burns in Pakistan by providing them essential first-aid treatment, appropriate medical attention and reconstructive surgery, psychological/psychiatric support, shelter and vocational training.
The students pledged help and support to DSF