Depilex Smileagain takes part in Rahnuma Experience Sharing Session
Rahnuma, a leading NGO of Pakistan organized an Experience Sharing Session. Civil society, Government and donor representatives were invited. Ayesha Taslim, Director Program attended the session on behalf of Depilex Smileagain Foundation. Women’s rights, women’s needs, health issues and violence against women were highlighted and solutions discussed. It was generally agreed that a lot needs to be done for educating the women about their rights.
It was also noted that although government has taken the initiative to pass the bills to prevent violence against women, the implementation side remains poor. Ayesha Taslim emphasized that the heinous acid throwing crime is on the increase. The law enforcing agencies should take a serious note and formulate action plan to stop on the counter non prescribed sale of acid.