10 March, 2016

Celebrating International Women’s Day: Meeting: Sharing Successes and Overcoming Challenges by Law Students

Last Updated: 10 March 2016

 

On March 10, 2016 USAID’s Justice for All Program (JFA) and Dhaka International University organized a discussion meeting celebrating International Women's Day. The event took place at M I Patwary Auditorium of Dhaka International University from 11:00 am-14:00 pm. A total of 65 women, 15 male law students and 10 faculties participated in the event. The objective of the event was to establish a linkage between women law students and women professionals and recognize the accomplishments of women in the legal arena. One practicing lawyer, four law faculties shared their experiences in overcoming obstacles in order to become judicial leaders in the legal community. One student said after the event “I am now inspired to become a leader in the judicial community”. USAID’s JFA supports SLAF under work plan Objective 2.3.4.