HEC, NCSW jointly to establish National Library, Women's Museum.


ISLAMABAD -- The Higher Education Commission (HEC) and the National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW) have agreed to collaborate to set up a Public Library and Women's Museum/Archives in Islamabad.

The agreement was signed by Dr Tariq Banuri, Chairman HEC and Ms Khawar Mumtaz, Chairperson NCSW during a ceremony held at HEC Secretariat on Wednesday.

As per Document of Understanding (DoU), the two sides seek to establish a library, museum, and archive to support education, research and training on women's role and contribution to the country's progress.

The purpose of the DoU is to create a framework of cooperation and describe the roles and responsibilities of the two parties for establishment and development of libraries and museums and archives in various cities of Pakistan.


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