The Women’s Parliamentary Caucus aims to enhance women’s role in participating in Parliamentary issues. It is a milestone in Pakistan’s Parliamentary history and a boost to the cause of Women’s rights in Pakistan.
The Caucus attributes its creation to the legacy of Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah, Begum Rana Liaquat Ali Khan and Mohtarma Shaheed Benazir Bhutto. It dedicates itself to all women rights activists who have remained in the forefront of the women’s movement in Pakistan.
Since partition in 1947, the role of women’s struggle has been vital in strengthening Parliamentary issues and matters. The countless efforts and struggles of women have helped bring Pakistan towards greater development and prosperity. The Women’s Parliamentary Caucus has been established to enhance women’s participation and engagement in all Parliamentary affairs.