KARACHI: Fiza Farhan from Pakistan has been named as member of the first ever high-level panel of the UN secretary-general on women’s economic empowerment. Fiza Farhan is Chief Executive Officer of Buksh Foundation and Director of Buksh Energy Pvt Ltd.
She said that she was honoured to represent Pakistan and the women of Pakistan on the prestigious high-level panel. The women economic empowerment panel was formed on the occasion of World Economic Forum in January.
The panel will provide recommendations for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to improve economic outcomes for women and promote women’s leadership in driving sustainable and inclusive, environmentally sensitive economic growth.