Certificate Distribution Ceremony of IBA Women Entrepreneurship Program (WEP) Faisalabad Cycle 1

Certificate Distribution Ceremony of IBA Women Entrepreneurship Program (WEP) Faisalabad Cycle 1

IBA Center for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) launched a 2 months' weekend certificate course in entrepreneurship in Faisalabad in March 2019. The program aimed to facilitate the Pakistani women in recognizing their true entrepreneurial potential and to start small-scale businesses by leveraging their inner skills, passion, family and networks. On 12th July, 2019, the journey of IBA WEP Faisalabad Cycle 1 culminated where 51 vibrant women entrepreneurs walked out with a nation-building spirit aiming to contribute back to their home country, Pakistan.

The Ceremony started with the recitation of the Holy Quran and Naat, followed by National Anthem. The proceedings began with an introduction of IBA CED, followed by introductory speeches of Dr. Shahid Qureshi (Program Director – IBA CED), Dr. Robina Farooq (Vice Chancellor – GC Women University) and Ms. Neha Ekhlaque (Program Coordinator – IBA WEP Faisalabad).

Furthermore, the ceremony was graced by the presence of Ms. Faryal Sadiq (Vice President – Interloop Limited), Col (R.) Ijaz Ahmed Nasir (Secretary Interloop Welfare Trust), Mr. Zeeshan Akram (Assistant Manager CSR, Interloop Limited), Ms. Firdous Rai (MPA), Dr. Zeeshan (Faculty member – FAST university), and Mr. Amir Zahoor (Faculty member – FAST university). The participants received certificates on their successful completion of the entrepreneurship training program.

Proceeding forward, the Chief Guest, Ms. Faryal Sadiq, delivered an invigorating speech, appreciating the efforts being made for the women in Faisalabad. Lastly, Dr. Shahid Qureshi presented the souvenirs as a token of appreciation to Ms. Faryal Sadiq, Dr. Robina Farooq, the Faculty members and the management team of IBA Karachi and GC Women University for their dedication and commitment throughout the program.

The Ceremony ended with a group picture followed by refreshments.

Certificate Distribution Ceremony of IBA Women Entrepreneurship Program (WEP) Faisalabad Cycle 1
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