China-Pakistan Women's Forum Held in Kunming

ByYe Shan June 3, 2021
The China-Pakistan Women's Forum is held in Kunming, capital of Southwest China's Yunnan Province, on May 25, 2021. [For Women of China]

 

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Pakistan, the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF) and the All Pakistan Women's Association, in collaboration with Yunnan Women's Federation and the Embassy of Pakistan in China, held the China-Pakistan Women's Forum in Kunming, capital of Southwest China's Yunnan Province, on May 25, 2021. The forum was one of the events held to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Pakistan.

With the theme "Promote Women's Empowerment and Poverty Alleviation, Enhance Friendship and Cooperation Between China and Pakistan," the forum was held synchronously online and offline to deepen women's exchanges and cooperation and advance the building of a closer China-Pakistan community with a shared future.

Xia Jie, Vice-President and Member of the Secretariat of the All-China Women's Federation, delivers a speech at the forum. [For Women of China]

 

Xia Jie, Vice-President and Member of the Secretariat of the ACWF, Moin ul Haque, Ambassador of Pakistan to China, and Gao Feng, Vice-President of the Yunnan Provincial Committee of the CPPCC (Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference), attended and delivered speeches.

Moin ul Haque, Ambassador of Pakistan to China, delivers a speech at the forum. [For Women of China]

 

Shireen Mazari, Federal Minister for Human Rights of Pakistan, Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister of Pakistan on Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety, and Charmaine Hidayatullah, President of All Pakistan Women's Association spoke via video link.

A 10-member delegation, headed by Haque, visits a women's entrepreneurship- and innovation-model center in Kunming. [For Women of China]

 

During the forum, a 10-member delegation, headed by Haque, visited a women's entrepreneurship- and innovation-model center in Kunming. The delegates visited women's federations at the primary level and communicated with women entrepreneurs. They learned about the practical measures the Chinese Government and women's federations have taken to advance women's development and economic empowerment.

Members of the delegation experience the floriculture at a workshop. [For Women of China]

 

Members of the delegation experience the floriculture at a workshop. [For Women of China]

 

(Women of China)

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