Shabana Azmi has been nominated as the Global Leadership Ambassador for a Hillary Clinton-founded programme in partner with the Seven Sister Colleges of Barnard College, Bryn Mawr College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College and Wellesley College aimed at empowering the next generation of women around the world. Women in Public Service Project (WPSP).
It will be an innovative initiative to advance women’s to positions in governments and civil organisations worldwide.
Veteran actor and social activist Shabana tweeted on Sunday “I am honoured to be nominated as Global Leadership Ambassador for Women in Public Service Project at Wilson Centre, USA”.
WPSP is a programme of the Global Women’s Leadership Initiative. It also mobilises women on issues of critical importance in public service.
Shabana, has been working towards uplifting women’s status in the society through her Mijwan Welfare Society, was congratulated by actors like Tisca Chopra and Divya Dutta.