Govt committed to women empowerment by introducing new laws: Farogh Naseem

ISLAMABAD, Jun 25 (APP):Federal Minister for Law and Justice, Barrister Dr. Muhammad Farogh Naseem has said that government is committed to women empowerment through introducing new laws.

“We have a women empowerment regime and we are working to make sure women’s property rights by introducing women’s property laws” the minister told this to the US State Department Officials delegation working in collaboration with the Asia Foundation, said a press release.

The delegation was headed by Ted Craig, Head of the Political Section at US Consulate, Haley Smith from US State Department, Erin Kimsley from US Consulate and Hamza Kamran from The Asia Foundation.

The members of the delegation apprised the Law Minister about their project of Mainstreaming Alternative Dispute Resolution for Equitable Access to Justice in Pakistan.

The Foundation is working on similar ADR projects in 18 countries and mainly in Punjab and Sindh in Pakistan.