Warid Joins White Ribbon Campaign, Calls to End Violence Against Women

imageTo mark National White Ribbon Day on November 25th, Warid Telecom joins White Ribbon Pakistan campaign that is aimed to end violence against women and girls in all its forms.

Men and boys in their various roles as individuals, community members, leaders, educators, fathers, family members have a responsibility and important role to play in promoting gender equality and ending violence against women and girls.

On December 17, 1999, the United Nations General Assembly designated 25 November as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (Resolution 54/134).

The UN invited governments, international organizations and NGOs to organize activities designated to raise public awareness of the problem on this day as an international observance.

Warid Staff members also celebrated White Ribbon Day while an awareness text was also broadcasted to the subscribers.

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Group Photo of Warid staff members pledging gender equality and ending violence against women.