Pakistan receives Voice of Solidarity award for working to end VAW

Director-General Strategic Reform’s unit (SRU) Salman Sufi won the distinguished Voice of Solidarity award for Pakistan from Vital Voice for the paintings achieved to end violence towards ladies beneath the management of Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif.

Pakistan has earned the distinguished ‘Voice of Solidarity Award 2017’ due to Government of Punjab’s SRU efforts to get rid of violence towards ladies.

SRU is a assume tank that works on Women Protection-Police-Excise and Taxation-Traffic.

Voices of Solidarity is an award that recognizes exceptional males who show braveness to lend a hand get rid of violence towards girls and women.

Salman Sufi, DG SRU has been selected because the Honoree for the award.

The award used to be introduced by Vital Voices Global Partnership, beneath the chairmanship of Hillary Clinton on fifth December 2017.

Sufi’s identify is now incorporated amongst outstanding personalities like former US Vice President Joe Biden, UN Secretary General Antonio Gueterris , famend English actor Patrick Stewart and UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid bin Ra’advert al-Hussein.

Sufi performed a vital position in drafting and passing of the invoice of Punjab Protection of Women Against Violence Act 2016, that criminalized all bureaucracy of violence towards ladies and built the primary Violence Against Women Centre in Multan, Pakistan.

The centre supplies feminine sufferers of violence with authorized, social and political assist together with police, prosecution, medico-legal and counseling products and services in a single position.

Sufi additionally leads the Punjab Women Protection Authority which is accountable for developing Violence Against Women Centres (VAWC) throughout Punjab. He could also be an recommend of feminine mobility and introduced the Women- On-Wheels challenge to inspire and teach ladies at the back of the wheel.

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