UoT urged equal opportunities for women

Posted on 27 Dec, 2021

A delegation from the Women Development Department, Government of Balochistan led by Ms. Shazia Riaz, Regional Director Women’s Development Department visited the University of Turbat (UoT) on 24th December 2021 and met with UoT’s Pro-Vice-Chancellor (PVC), Dr. Mansoor Ahmed.

During the meeting, they discussed the matters related to the upcoming Women’s Expo 2022 which is going to be organized by the Women’s Development Department, Balochistan at Turbat city in February next year.

Dr. Mansoor Ahmed appreciated the efforts of the Government of Balochistan for holding such an important social festival in Turbat city for the first time. On behalf of UoT’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad, he assured the visitors of full cooperation during the forthcoming mega event in District Kech.

PVC acknowledged that women can play a very important role in the development of any society, therefore, it is imperative to ensure their participation in the developmental process. He said higher education empowers women to play their due role in nation-building.

He said that the University of Turbat believes to provide opportunities of equal participation to women in every field of life.

Ms. Shazia Riaz lauded the efforts of the Vice-Chancellor and his administrative and academic team for creating an academic environment of gender equality in the University where female students are being encouraged and motivated to play their role in every field of life. The delegation also visited different academic departments of the University and interacted with the teaching faculty and students.