Madadgaar Help Line
Masarrat Misbah was invited as speaker by Madadgaar on the Launching Ceremony of Pakistan\'s first Helpline for children and women. It responds to distress calls by offering immediate assistance and linking them to long-term rehabilitation. The Session was chaired by Zakia Shah Nawaz, Chief Minister’s Advisor on Social Welfare in Punjab. The panel of speakers also included Justice (Retired) Nasira Iqbal, and representatives of law enforcing agencies.
Masarat Misbah congratulated Madadgaar for the much needed initiative to serve as the first point of contact for victims of violence, abuse and exploitation through guidance and referrals to partners (including shelters, hospitals, lawyers, law enforcement agencies, media etc).