On March 27, 2018, SAJIDA participated in a seminar at Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) in observance of International Women’s Day. Mr. Md. Abdul Karim, Managing Director, PKSF, started the program with his welcome speech and the chairman of PKSF, Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad, chaired the event. State Minister of Information, Honorable Minister Advocate Tarana Halim graced the event as Chief Guest, while Mr. Md. Zillur Rahman, Secretary, Ministry of Social Welfare, also attended as Special Guest. Distinguished novelist Ms. Selina Hossain was present as Honorable Guest.
In her speech, the Honourable State Minister stated that the Honourable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is determined to ensure development and recognition of women working in equal partnership with men in Bangladesh. She also participated in the discussion on women empowerment along with officials from PKSF and Partner Organizations (POs).