Khadija Tul Kubra Awards

Pakistan-US Alumni Accessibility and Inclusion Job Fair and Khadija Tul Kubra Awards 2024

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Khadija Tul Kubra Awards 2024

The inaugural Pakistan-US Alumni Accessibility and Inclusion Job Fair and Khadija Tul Kubra Awards 2024, concluded successfully in Islamabad. Organized by the U.S. Embassy Pakistan in collaboration with the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network, Special Talent Exchange Program (STEP), and HelpAge International, the event marked a significant milestone in fostering inclusivity and advancing career opportunities for individuals with diverse backgrounds.

With a robust turnout, the event attracted over 180 participants, including policymakers, senior government officials, UN delegates, representatives from international organizations such as the International Labour Organization and UNFPA Pakistan, corporate sector professionals, academia representatives, and esteemed guests from various industries. Notable attendees included representatives from Mobilink Bank Careers, Mari Petroleum Company Limited, Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and renowned personality Tariq Amin.

The event aimed to facilitate meaningful connections between job seekers, employers, and industry leaders, fostering an environment conducive to inclusive career advancement. Through interactive sessions, workshops, and networking opportunities, participants engaged in discussions on promoting accessibility, inclusion, and diversity in the workplace.

Highlighting the ceremony, His Excellency U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan, Donald Blome, presented the prestigious Khadija Tul Kubra Awards. These awards honored the remarkable achievements and contributions of distinguished women with disabilities who have demonstrated exemplary leadership, advocacy, and service to enhance the social, economic, and civic participation of women with disabilities in Pakistan.

The Khadija Tul Kubra Awards served as a testament to the resilience and determination of women with disabilities, acknowledging their invaluable efforts in breaking barriers and creating a more inclusive society. Recipients were recognized for their outstanding dedication and commitment to empowering individuals with disabilities, inspiring positive change, and fostering greater equality and accessibility across various sectors.

In conclusion, the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Accessibility and Inclusion Job Fair and Khadija Tul Kubra Awards underscored the importance of collaboration and collective action in promoting inclusivity and empowering marginalized communities. The event provided a platform for dialogue, recognition, and collaboration, reaffirming the commitment of both Pakistan and the United States to championing diversity, accessibility, and equal opportunity for all.

Khadija Tul Kubra Awards 2024