Deputy Head of Delegation Stefano Gatto represented the EU in the opening session of the "International Women Leaders Summit", held in Karachi on 10 February.
In his address EU Deputy Head of the Delegation Mr Gatto presented the EU policies to promote equal opportunities in the European Union. Mr Gatto also elaborated EU's contribution to global efforts in this matter and the specific support extended to Pakistan.
Other inspiring speakers at the seminar also emphasised on bringing women professionals to leading positions in their respective organisations to achieve greater social and economic prosperity in Pakistan. The conference brought along women professionals and entrepreneurs together to learn from successful examples in business management, government, medicine and entertainment. A vast number of enterprising women attended the seminar while motivating speakers from the business, political, academic and diplomatic community addressed the international conference.