By A Staff Writer
Bangalore: Dr. Benazeer Baig, secretary of the Raza Educational and Social Welfare Society will be attending the Empowerment for Women Leaders in India program to be held in Tokyo Kenshu Center in Japan from November 17 to 21. The programme is being organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in collaboration with HIDA (Japanese acronym for the Overseas Human Resources Development Association). Dr. Baig is Honorary Coordinator for National Commission for Minorities Educational Institution in Karnataka. She runs the Excellent School for children rescued from hotels, workshops and worksites in Bangalore for the last two decades. The workshop has invited twenty women from India to study the practices by institutions managed by Japanese women. The workshop is being organized with the objective of enhancing leadership qualities of women.
Dr. Baig will also be attending the World Innovation for Education (WISE-2014) conference in Doha, Qatar between November 4 and 6 prior to the event in Tokyo. WISE 2014 will explore to tap teacher’s and learner’s potential for innovation and creativity under the theme “Imagine-Create-Learn : Creativity at the Heart of Education. The WISE Prize for Education, now in its fourth year will also be presented in the conference.