Launch of BIPP's 15th Annual Report at Lahore College for Women University (LCWU).

The Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) hosted the launch of BIPP's 15th annual report "The State of the Economy: Frontline Stakeholders - Reaping the Gender Dividend" on 22nd March 2023. Mr. Abdul Ghaffar Ali (Director, University Advancement & Financial Aid, LCWU) welcomed Mr. Shahid Javed Burki (Chairman BIPP) and other participants. Mr. Shahid Javed Burki discussed his recent book, "Pakistan Statecraft and Geopolitics in Today's World". He also discussed Pakistan's economic crisis and ways to move forward. He highlighted the need for cooperation to achieve sustainable economic growth. Mr. Burki emphasized on paying taxes to empower the government, cutting expenses on both personal and government levels and to be focused on exports. Dr. Shahid Munir (Chairman PHEC), Dr. Bushra Mirza (VC LCWU) and Ms. Uzma Arshad Khan (Head of the Gender Studies Department) provided their invaluable appraisal of the annual report. The event ended with a healthy question answers session by students.