Fatima Jinnah University "Gender and Women Issues and This Time"
ISLAMABAD: Women Research and Resource Centre of the Fatima Jinnah University organized a forum to discuss gender and women issues and this time the Center had invited wife of the Indonesian Ambassador Butar Latuconsina for an interview and lecture to inform participants of the forum about social issues and status of the women in her country.
Butar Latuconsina, who was warmly welcomed by Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Saeeda Asadullah Khan and other faculty members, was also interviewed by the University’s Radio VOW. Dr Maryam Rab briefed the visiting guest about the university and while Dr Shamim M Zaidi delivered her vote of thanks.
She said education is something that women just cannot compromise on if they wanted to be financially independent in odd times. The ambassador’s spouse said that she continued her studies and completed her degree in Mass Communication even after she had joined Indonesian Navy as first lieutenant and married Ambassador Ishak Latuconsina.Daily times