International Day of Rural Women being observed today

Latest Update: October 15, 2016 | 341 Views

KARACHI: International Day of Rural Women is being observed on Saturday (Oct 15) to honour the role of rural women in development.

The day particularly recognizes rural women’s contribution in agricultural development of a country.

Under the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, focus is on progress of rural women and enhancing their access to support and information they need to utilize their potential without leaving their communities.