According to Punjab Government Rules of Business 2011, our policy includes:
Safeguarding Women Rights
Provision of ways and means to effectively safeguard women’s rights within the constitutional and legal framework to improve these guarantees not only in letters and spirit but also to introduce new legislative framework where and when required.
Expansion of opportunities to improve socio-politico-economic status of women with special focus on rural areas.
On the evening of International Women’s Day celebrated on 8th March, 2012, Government of the Punjab announced Punjab Women Empowerment Package 2012, that reaffirms Provincial Government’s commitment to address social and economic issues pertaining to women.