Fatima Jinnah Women University Hosts 3rd International Conference on Pakistan in the 21st Century: Addressing Challenges, Promoting Opportunities

Vice Chancellor Dr. Saima Hamid emphasizes collaborative approach in resolving critical issues

Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) recently held the inaugural ceremony of the highly anticipated 3rd International Conference on Pakistan in the 21st Century: Challenges, Responses, and Opportunities. The event, which took place from 7th to 9th June 2023 at the university's New Auditorium, witnessed the convergence of scholars, experts, and students from various disciplines.

Dr. Saima Hamid, the esteemed Vice Chancellor of Fatima Jinnah Women University, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest, delivering an insightful keynote address. With passion and conviction, she shed light on the myriad challenges Pakistan faces in the 21st Century, including political instability, gender inequality, economic hurdles, and complex foreign policy issues.

Highlighting the need for a collaborative approach to tackle these challenges, Dr. Saima Hamid called upon the students to actively participate in policy-making processes at all levels. She emphasized that their involvement and fresh perspectives are crucial in shaping a prosperous future for Pakistan.

The Department of International Relations, the driving force behind the conference, played a vital role in organizing this intellectually stimulating event. Dr. Saima Ashraf Kayani, Head of the Department, expressed her pride in the department's contributions and efforts to address pertinent issues facing Pakistan. By organizing various events and conferences, the department strives to facilitate constructive dialogues and generate impactful solutions.

The 3rd International Conference on Pakistan in the 21st Century provided a platform for scholars, researchers, and students to share their insights, research findings, and potential solutions. It served as a melting pot of diverse perspectives, fostering intellectual discussions and offering a holistic understanding of the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Fatima Jinnah Women University, known for its commitment to academic excellence and societal engagement, continues to pave the way for women's empowerment through quality education. The conference exemplifies the university's dedication to advancing knowledge, promoting critical thinking, and addressing the pressing issues that shape Pakistan's future.

As the conference concluded, attendees expressed their appreciation for the opportunity to engage with experts and scholars from various fields. They commended Fatima Jinnah Women University for organizing such a significant event and acknowledged the value it brings to academic discourse and national development.

The 3rd International Conference on Pakistan in the 21st Century is a testament to Fatima Jinnah Women University's unwavering commitment to fostering intellectual growth, empowering women, and contributing to the progress of the nation.