Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Centre in collaboration with ‘Date To Be Conversations’ organized the ‘Women Achievers Samman’ on the occasion of International Women’s Day (8th March 2019).
The Women Achiever Samman has been constituted with the aim of celebrating women leaders who are doing pioneering work across sectors. Women achievers fill in their nominations along with a brief description of the work done by them. The awardees for this prestigious award in memory of the 11th President of India are selected by a panel constituted only for this purpose.
As a part of the event, which was held at PHD House, New Delhi on 7th March 2019, women achievers from these fields were awarded for their exemplary work.
This year’s awardees included:
Ms. Senorita Isaac – Social Impact
Ms. Masooma Rizvi – Art & Culture
Ms. Maithili Thakur – Art & Culture
Ms. Rashmi Anand – Social Impact
Dr. Rashmi – Media & Literature
Dr. Sushma Sharma – Science & Technology
The Kalam Women Achiever Samman 2019 embodied the spirit of “Think Equal. Build Smart. Innovate for Change.”