Star-studded three-day Asma Jahangir conference on Friday

Right Livelihood Award 2014 Stockholm 12/ 2014 Photo: Wolfgang Schmidt

AGHS Legal Aid Cell in collaboration with the Pakistan Bar Council has organised a three-day Asma Jahangir Conference at Avari Hotel from 9 am to 6 pm, starting on Friday.

Multiple sessions will be held on women’s and children’s rights, religious and ethnic minorities’ rights, rule of law, strengthening of democratic institutions, opportunities and challenges for women in the legal profession, and the state’s responsibility to protect fundamental rights of its citizens, including freedom of expression.