RAWALPINDI, (Pakistan Point News - APP -23rd Augst,2016) : Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) in its quest to improve the quality of education has started a five-day short term training of College Principals/Deputy District Officers (DDOs) on `Governance, Finance, and Audit' from today. The training is being organized in collaboration with Punjab Higher Education Department and Punjab Higher Education Commission.
This training aims to transform colleges into a learning hub and encourage a culture of continual learning among employees. Addressing the opening ceremony, Punjab Higher Education Commission, Director,Syed Musa Hassan while highlighting importance of such professional development workshop, said that bringing together leaders from different institutions provide platform to think about ways to move forward. The chief guest, Professor Dr.
Samina Amin Qadir, Vice Chancellor, FJWU mentioned that such workshops give us the opportunity to discuss shared problems and look for solutions. She also assured her support in the organization of such workshops in future. The Guest of Honor, Vice Chancellor of Arid Agriculture University, Prof. Dr. Rai Niaz Ahmad, in his detailed views about the workshop, urged the leaders of the institutions to change attitude and behavior toward work and take charge of our problems as a nation.
He further said only then, we can bring about a change in the system. Forty- eight principals/ DDOs from different areas of District Rawalpindi are participating in the workshop. The workshop will continue up till August 26 at FJWU. Dr. Samina Naseem from Education Department, FJWU is coordinator of this workshop. FJWU since its establishment has played a pivotal role in providing professional development opportunities to faculty and staff members.