Webinar was organized on 8 March 2021 by Women’s Study Centre in association with Women Grievance Cell, & IIMS&R, Integral University, Lucknow. The theme for the event was “Physical and Mental Challenges Faced by Women Leaders”.
Programme started with the address by Mrs. Azra Waseem, Principal, Integral International School, Lucknow. Her deliberation was full of encouragement and motivation for the entire women fraternity. She appreciated and acknowledged the role of women in and out of home
Hon’ble Chancellor, Prof. Syed Waseem Akhtar shared his words of wisdom and gave his blessings to all.
Prof. Sabiha Hussain, Director, Sarojini Naidu Centre for Women’s Studies, Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi was the guest speaker, who emphasized on the fact that men must be included and engaged in strengthening women in their lives. Women should be provided equal opportunity in leadership roles as well, which is still not a common phenomenon in our society.
Dr. Zeba Aqil, Professor, Department of Education, Integral University enlightened the participants about maintaining the physical and mental challenges faced by women in leadership roles. She also suggested that more women will be hired if blind applications are invited.
Dr. Nida Fatima presented her views on the role and image of women in today’s world.
The Webinar was attended by faculty members, students and participants. Dr. Alvina was the moderator of the webinar. Prof. Iffat Zareen, Chairperson, Women Grievance Cell gave the welcome note to the audience.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. Amna Shamim, General Secretary, Women Study Centre, Integral University, Lucknow.