Past Event

Pakistan Hub webinar series

Conference: Gender, inequality and microfinance

30 March 2021 9:00–17:00

Online Online

Join the Kashf Foundation with Saida Waheed Gender Initiative (SWGI) and Mehbub Ul Haq Research Center (MHRC) at LUMS at this jointly hosted panel discussion to discuss the reasons behind gender gaps in Pakistan and to deliberate on the success and limitations of possible interventions.

Titled ‘Gender, Inequality and Microfinance’, the webinar will start with a powerful keynote address by Pakistan’s first female Deputy Governor of the State Bank Ms. Sima Kamil. This will be followed by a panel discussion that brings together academics and practitioners including Dr. Hadia Majid (Associate Professor, LUMS), Dr. Maryam Mustafa (Assistant Professor, LUMS), Ms. Roshaneh Zafar (CEO and Founder, Kashf Foundation) and Mr. Mudassir Aaqil (CEO, Telenor Microfinance Bank) for a consultative session, moderated by Ms. Zainab Saeed (Head of Research, Kashf Foundation).