Swiss Consul General celebrates Human Rights Day

Karachi, December 09, 2015 (PPI-OT): On the occasion of the Human Rights Day, the Consul General of Switzerland in Karachi, Mr. Emil Wyss, and his colleagues heartily congratulate the entire Pakistani nation. In his special message, the Consul General said that Switzerland strongly supports human rights as it is written in the Swiss Constitution that “… the strength of a people is measured by the welfare of the weakest of its members…”

The Consul General highlighted that like many of the other United Nations (UN) bodies, the UN’s Human Rights Council has its headquarters in Geneva. During 2015, the Consulate General has been proactively organizing and participating in several social and cultural events in Karachi for special people, and for young entrepreneurs to highlight the importance of equality and gender empowerment.

For more information, contact:
Aslam Pervez
Commercial Officer
Consulate General of Switzerland
98, Block 5, Clifton, Karachi 75600
Pakistan
Tel: +92 21 587 39 87
Tel: 031/322 19 76 (from Switzerland)
Fax: +92 21 587 41 04
E-mail: aslam.pervez@eda.admin.ch