Promotion Of Financial Literacy,investors Awareness Urged

Promotion of financial literacy,investors awareness urged

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Wednesday signed between Pakistan Alliance for Girls Education (PAGE) and Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to collaborate in the ongoing financial literacy and investor awareness campaign which aims to create a concerted platform to promote financial education among students from primary to university level in Pakistan.

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Sep, 2018 ) :Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Wednesday signed between Pakistan Alliance for Girls Education (PAGE) and Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to collaborate in the ongoing financial literacy and investor awareness campaign which aims to create a concerted platform to promote financial education among students from Primary to university level in Pakistan. .

A statement issued by SECP here said.

The MOU was signed by the Executive Director (PAGE) Ms. Fajer Pasha and Commissioner of Investor Education Department SECP Shauzab Ali.

The ceremony was witnessed by trustee PAGE and chairman taleem foundation, Dr. Zafar Iqbal Qadir Additional Director SECP, Usman Khalid ,Program Manager PAGE Ms. Madiha Naeem , Assistant Director,Ms Tooba Akram and Coordinator IED,Ms. Maria Nida.

Under the banner of Jamapunji, both parties vow to collaborate in the ongoing financial literacy and investor awareness campaign which aims to create a concerted platform to promote financial education among students from primary to university level in Pakistan.

Under the 26-point MOU, multiple activities such as competitions, lectures, seminars, and panel discussion for student will be conducted.

The parties will expand its outreach by connecting with the students in far flung areas through webinars and video conferences.

The two organizations expressed their intention to cooperate within the scope of their mandates and sphere of competences to promote Girls Education and gender equity.

The SECP will implement this collaboration within the framework of its new program where they will provide small trainings to the students on savings at a primary level.

The PAGE and SECP aim to develop programs of common interest to promote quality education and bridge the gap between gender education.

The PAGE attaches great importance to collaboration with the SECP, gaining yet another major partner in the effort to promote the ideals of the importance of education on a global scale.

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