10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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Introductions and Welcome: Marian Reich, Director, IVC Detroit
Moderator: Mayor Brenda L. Lawrence


Ms. Sadia Nawaz Cheema, Program Officer, Strengthening Participatory Organization (Lahore, Pakistan)
Ms. Beenish Ifran, Chairperson, Women’s Concerns Organization (Peshawar, Pakistan)
Ms. Sobia Nosheen, Monitoring & Evaluation Officer, Social Efforts for Education and Development (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan)
Ms. Amina Sadaf, Director of The World Pioneers (Islamabad, Pakistan)

*All panelists are Visiting NGO Fellows on a US State Dept sponsored trip to the US entitled Pakistan: Civil Society & Non-Governmental Organizations. Their visit runs from October 17, 2013 – November 5, 2013. They are locally hosted by the International Visitors Council of Detroit (IVC Detroit),


Event Location:
Lawrence Technological University
M218 Buell Management Bldg. (Building #1 on LTU campus map at
21000 W Ten Mile Rd
Southfield, MI 48075

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