The US-Pakistan Women's Council and WECREATE Pakistan hosted 60 Pakistani women entrepreneurs at its Supply Chain Diversity Expo in Islamabad, as the Daily Times reports.
American Magazine details a graduate student course that works with three enterprising female Pakistani business owners.
American Ambassador to Pakistan, David Hale, said the Council is "a model of assistance that mobilizes female talent, builds international economic ties, and promotes economic growth," as reported in the Associated Press of Pakistan.
Hold on to your dreams, believe in yourself, and continue to work hard.
I’m an entrepreneur and co-founder of Pakistan's first video game development academy. USPWC partner WECREATE became a great source of inspiration, mentorship, and support for me. As a woman and the first college graduate in my family, it was a personal challenge to leave my job to start a business. Women face many challenges in a patriarchal society, but I’m lucky to have received support, advising, mentorship, and exposure to the international industry that made PixelArt Games a success.