Govt takes various steps to provide a conducive environment to women, girls: Mazari

ISLAMABAD: DR. SHIREEN MAZARI, FEDERAL MINISTER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS ADDRESSING THE LAUNCHING CEREMONY OF NATIONAL GENDER POLICY FRAMEWORK HERE IN MINISTRY OF PLANNING DEVELOPMENT & SPECIAL INITIATIVES. IT WAS HELD IN CONNECTION WITH INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY, 2022, ON MARCH 08, 2022

ISLAMABAD, Mar 08 (APP): Federal Minister for Human Rights Dr. Shireen Mazari on Tuesday said that government has taken various steps to provide a conducive working environment for women and girls.

Addressing the launching ceremony of National Gender Policy Framework here in the Ministry of Planning Development & Special Initiatives, she said that Ministry of Human Rights is only talking about women rights.

The minister said that legislation has been enacted for the rights and protection of women and children in the country. She said that government has a responsibility to protect the rights of its citizens.

Dr Mazari said that government has taken steps to address the issues facing women. The event was held in connection with International Women’s Day, 2022.