Pakistan participated in the 26th
Annual SILA Charity Bazar held on 1st
December at Hotel Grand Union, Ljubljana. The First Lady of Slovenia was the chief guest.
Ambassador Nadeem Riyaz and Janez Jelnikar, Honorary Consul General of Pakistan in Ljubljana greeted the chief guest at the Pakistan stall.
The Pakistani stall attracted a lot of guests who showed keen interest in handicrafts, jewellery, shawls, cushions, hand-made carpets and truck art items.
The event was attended by over two thousand people including diplomats, government functionaries, journalists and individuals from all walks of life.
This year, 37 countries participated in the event by selling traditional handicrafts representing the culture of each country. The proceeds of the day were donated to charity.