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Okhla-headquartered body to hold women’s leadership summit, distribute awards

Women’s Manifesto Award 2016 would be announced and awardees will be honoured in an event to be held at Delhi University on April 8.

Women’s Manifesto, Department of Social Work, University of Delhi and Human Welfare Foundation are jointly organising a daylong event, Women’s Leadership Summit at the Department of Social Work, University of Delhi.

The event aims to build a network and outline the issues and challenges faced by the individuals and organisations working for women empowerment and also share the lived experiences of the women from the field.

The event will be inaugurated by Swati Maliwal, Chairperson of Delhi Commission for Women at 10 am.

Eminent women leaders Shabnam Hashmi, Prof. Roop Rekha Varma, Rasheda Hussain, IRS (Retd.)Jagmati Sangwan, Ira Singhal IAS, Khalida Parveen, Adv. Tresa Paul, Varsha Sharma, IPS, Mariam Dhawale, Prof. Sushma Batra, Rahima Khatun, Rahmatunnisa, etc would share their experiences and thoughts.

Through the sessions and discussions that will take place, the event seeks to bring forward the different approaches to help solve the varied issues and problems circling around women in the contemporary times.

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