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Women empowerment may help reduce poverty: Canadian envoy

ISLAMABAD, DEC 07: High Commissioner of Canada Heather Cruden speaking on the occasion of 
a forum on women economic empowerment held under the aegis of the Canadian High Commission, at
a local hotel on Monday. DNA Photo Khurshid Nadeem

ISLAMABAD, 07 DEC, (DNA) – To support Pakistan in achieving its development and gender equality goals and to help stimulate sustainable economic growth, the High Commission of Canada organized a forum on women’s economic empowerment in Islamabad on Sunday.Speaking on the occasion, Canadian High Commissioner, Heather Cruden said that since women make up half population of any country, so without empowering women and without using their talent, it’s quite impossible to take a country to the stage of sustainable development, as there is a direct correlation between a country’s GDPRead More