0n 13th April 2021, WEPP-KP arranged a project planning meeting for the project year 2021-22 and reflection of project years 2019-21 with its partners; SW, SE & WED, KPCSW and SP&GM Section of P&DD-KP. Secretary SW, SE & WED Mr. Zulfiqar Ali Shah, Secretary KPCSW Ms. Farzana Afzal, Chairperson KPCSW Dr. Riffat Sardar, Chief SP&GM Section P&DD-KP Ms. Fazeelat Jehan, KPCSW Staff Members, WEPP-KP Team Members and Consultants for Workshop VTT Global attended the event.
WEPP-KP playing its role in strengthening its partnership and cooperation with women-related Government Departments for women empowerment and political participation of women in KP. Being working for women empowerment in KP, KPCSW needs to work in collaboration with WPC for identification and convenience in the revision of pro-women laws in KP. WEPP-KP on the request of KPCSW arranged a 2-days coordination workshop in October 2020 between WPC and KPCSW for their experience sharing and searching for areas of cooperation. In the same workshop, both agreed to sign an MOU for strengthening the partnership and cooperation. On 12th April 2021, WEPP-KP arranged an event for MOU signing between WPC and KPCSW. It will be very helpful for KPCSW for the revision and identification of pro-women laws in KP. The event receives massive print media coverage.
Board Members of KPCSW have been notified in March 2021. This notification was very important for WEPP-KP’s expansion of partnership for women empowerment and political participation in KP with KPCSW. On 1st April 2021, WEPP-KP arranged meeting among newly notified board members of KPCSW with the Chairperson, Secretary and Staff Members of KPCSW. It was the first official meeting between them and it was very helpful for their upcoming coordination and cooperation for KPCSW supported activities with WEPP-KP and other partners.