Ms. Ghazala Saifi

Parliamentary Secretary for National History & Literary Heritage Division

 

KHAAMTA                                                                                        2005 —Present

CEO. & Founder

Khaamta Textiles is a company known mainly for their handcrafted products, such as theirhand-wovencottonsandsilks.Apartfromthattheyhaveavarietyofproductssuch asreadymadeclothesforbothmenandwomen.Successfullyrunthecompanyandit'sday to dayactivities.

 

 

PTI                                                                                                       2010 —Present

Member

Has remained the President for the Women's Wing, Karachi. PTI Current post is Senior Vice President, Women's, Sindh - PTI   MasterTrainerforPollingagentsbyNationalDemocraticInstitute

Responsibleforcreatingaliaisonbetweenthewomenmembersofruralandurban Sindh.

Conducted Eye Camps in Kemari.

Successfullyraisedfundsforvariousmedicaltreatmentsfortheunderprivileged communities.

Raised Funds for various candidates during the 2013 elections.

Participated regularly for Sit-down protests and Jalsa's all through out Pakistan.

Member of Natioanl Assembly and Parliamentary Secretary for National History & Literary Heritage

Member Parliamentary Committee for Kashmir, Human Rights, Federal Educationa and Skill Development

Memmber task force on SDGP

 

WomenChambersofCommerce& Industry, KarachiSouth

Founding Senior Vice President


2015 — Present

 

Providing women skills such as: Entrepreneurship and Trade Policy Development BringingwomenentrepreneursofKarachi-SouthfromMicrotosmallandsmallto medium levels ofbusiness.

WCCI Karachi South has a strength of 150 women and growing entrepreneurs. Havearrangedvariousfundraisersfor:JPMC,LadyDuffrinHospital,BilquisEdhi Foundation & Binte Fatima Old Women'sHome.

Organisedayearlyawardceremony,acknowledgingwomenandtheircontribution to Pakistanisociety.

HeldaseminarforWomenEmpowerment,guestspeakerinvitedwasChairman Imran Khan - PakistanTehreek-e-Insaaf.

 

 

Sindh Technical and Vocational Training Association

Chairperson


2007 — Present

 

HavebeentheChairpersonforSTEVTAforthepast11years.Haveworked tirelessly to improve their programs, and worked with the marginalised communities of women and supportedthem.

STEVTA is audited yearly by a reputable Accounting Firm.

WorkingtodevelopaTechnicalInstituteforwomenofruralareas.ThisInsitiute will train women to become Mid-Wives andNurses.

 

SWEC                                                                                                  2008 —Present

Member

SAARC Women Executive Council.

Visited India and Nepal as part of a delegation from Pakistan.

Attending a training in Bangladesh on Digital Media and Communication - Funded

 

BookGroup                                                                                                        —1993

Member

Developedteachersguidesandedited(urdu)novelsand(urdu)readingmaterialforHigh Schoolstudents.

Jalebia Master Sahab

 

St. Josephs School&C.A.S                                                                     1988 —1994

Teacher

Teacher Taught O level courses in Pakistan Studies, Islamiat & Urdu. Taught remedial Urdu.

 

 

OTHER EXPERIENCE


  1. AttendedWorkshopsbyUSAIDinAdvocacy&ProposalDevelopment.
  2. Certified Master Trainer for Polling Agents byNDI
  3. Attended various seminars on Technical Training bySTEVTA
  4. Consulted for KPK's Educational Policy in it's initialStages.

 

 

EDUCATION                   Entrepreneurship                                                                                               —2011

Thunderbird School of Global Excellence.

One of 9 women chosen by the US State Department to be a part of a training program at the Thunderbird School of Global Excellence, funded by Goldman Sachs.

WorkedwithmentorstodevelopEntrepreneurshipskills. Learnt how to budget and establishbusinesses.

Learnt how to create proposals in order to gain funding locally and internationally.

 

MAPsychology                                                                                         1982 —1985

Karachi University

Successfully completed a Masters in Psychology at the Karachi University

BAEnglishLiterature                                                                             1983 —1985

St. Josephs College For Women

Successfully completed a Bachelors in Arts from St. Josephs College for Women, Karachi.