PESHAWAR: ladies artisans on Wednesday lamented the fact that regardless of owning talents and potential, rural girls discovered it hard to get a foothold in the market.

They were speakme at the launching ceremony of business domestic for girls at Buddu Samarbagh in the peripheries of Peshawar.

Expressing her views, director and founder of Noor Jehan (NJ) enterprise industrial domestic, Gulalai Anum Khan said the negative market connectivity and below-utilisation of generation had been main hurdles to many professional women.

constrained by way of patriarchy and lack of abilities and education, rural women preserve to languish in abject poverty and monetary dependency. The structural limitations and a continual lack of presidency help for assigning significant meanings to their aspirations and potential, ladies in the rural place often longed for a platform that not most effective showcases their potential but additionally builds their capacity and market linkages, she stated.

Ms Khan burdened that sustained financial dependency of women perpetuates structural injustices meted out to girls and underlined the want for boosting women’s improved access to markets via era.

posted in , February 14th, 2019