|Consulate of Pakistan|
The Consul General
Mrs. Mohammad Aqil Nadeem
Request the Pleasure of Your Company
Presentation of the BBC World News
World Challenge 08 Documentary
“P l a n B e e"
Women Empowerment through Honey Bee Farming Project
in the Northern Areas of Pakistan
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
6:00 to 7:30 PM
McMurtrey Auditorium in Duncan Hall
Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005
Executive Director of Bees without Borders
RSVP by Monday, November 17, 2008
For more information contact
Cristal Montañéz Baylor (713) 483-4990
Executive Director Hashoo Foundation USA
Duncan Hall parking
Duncan Hall is building 20 on the campus map
About the World Challenge 08
The World Challenge 08 is a global competition aimed at finding projects or small businesses from around the world that have shown enterprise and innovation at a grass roots level. World Challenge 08 is brought to you by BBC World News and Newsweek, in association with Shell, and is about championing and rewarding projects and business which really make a difference. The winner will receive a grant of USD $20 000 to put back into their project/business, and two runners up will each receive USD $10 000.
About the Hashoo Foundation
Hashoo Foundation USA is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization chartered in Houston, Texas, with the mission of alleviating poverty through economic self-sustenance and education. The Women Empowerment through Honey project is one of various strategies that are being developed to fulfill the founding philanthropic principles of the Hashoo Foundation in Pakistan and beyond.
About the Clinton Global Initiative
The Clinton Global Initiative is a project of the William J. Clinton Foundation that brings together a community of global leaders to devise and implement innovative solutions to some of the world's most pressing challenges. Hashoo Foundation's Women Empowerment through Honey Bee Farming Project is a "Featured Commitment" on Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) website.