AWCCI participated in the Launch of Peace Runway Project in Lahore, Pakistan

AWCCI participated in the Launch of Peace Runway Project in Lahore, Pakistan

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Date: November 24, 2018

Venue: Lahore, Pakistan

AWCCI attended the launch of Peace Runway Project and a Pak-Af apparel fashion show on 24th November 2018 in Lahore, Pakistan. This project was a small grant awarded by the Hollings Center (US Consulate of Kabul – Lahore) to Women’s Digital League of Pakistan in partnership with Agheaz Consultancy in Afghanistan. From AWCCI, Ms. Parwarish Oryakhail, the Director of Business Development Services, and two of its members, Ms. Mohsena Saqeb, Owner of Jama Saqeb Handicraft Production Company and Ms. Zahra Kazimi, Owner of Zanan Momtaz Bamyan participated in the event and interacted with people from different sectors and media, and made connections. Ten dresses from each country were showcased focusing on locally sourced material for creating them and also the accessories. The event was attended by 200 people from diplomats and technocrats to local celebrities. This project aims to develop a website for the products made by Afghan women and AWCCI will be playing a vital role in linking Afghan women owned