International Women’s Day on March 8

KARACHI: Like other parts of the world, the International Women’s Day will be celebrated in Pakistan on 8 March 2013. This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is ‘A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women’.

In Karachi, Madadgar National Helpline is organizing a ceremony on 7th March to mark the day and launch of ADB’s pilot project on gender-based violence.

Sindh Women Development Minister Tauqir Fatima Bhutto will participate as the chief guest in the programme.