One day training workshop on Human and Women rights for Government Officials.
CHITRAL: A one day long training workshop for government officials of the entire district was conducted here in a local hotel organized by Easy & Equitable Access to Justice Program of Women of Chitral funded by TROCAIRE ( A donor agency of Ireland). Lawyers of human rights and activists explained and explored human rights and trained them to how protect human rights and to stop human rights violation. The participants were given task in group working to raise main issues of human rights violation and its possible solution. The participants complained selling of substandard quality medicines in local market which should to be stopped immediately. They also complained of Tehsil Municipal Administration for failure in cleanliness and sanitation system. They alleged that more than one hundred staff of TMA is getting their monthly salaries but most of them are not perform their duties as a result Chitral town presenting a Heap of garbage look.
The participants also hailed sky rocketing prices of essential commodities and termed food department responsible for this situation and demanded that official of Food department may not be involved in price control committee. It should to be control directly by District Nazim and DCO. They also complained of unemployment ratio in the district and shortage of girl’s school as a result in some remote areas there is Combing Education system where young girls are reading in boys schools. The participants complained of non availability of waiting rooms for female in courts territory. As well as there is no female Judge or a female lawyer in the district to trial/process the cases of women folk. Besides it there is no toilet for women in courts area. The complained of shortage of potable drinking water in the district.
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