One of Pakistan’s and the world’s top ride-hailing services Careem is ready to introduce a new way of transport for women in the country. Reportedly, Careem will be launching a female motorbike service.
Women will be able to travel on motorbikes with female drivers at an affordable price. The female motorbike service will reportedly commence in Karachi and make its way to other cities across Pakistan.
The timing is indeed perfect as Careem has announced this great news on the occasion of International Women’s Day, consider it a gift from the transport giant to all the females.
Careem took to its social media to announce the female motorbike service while calling female drivers to sign up to earn. The post read:
We are thrilled to be introducing our first all-women Bike service – Safe, affordable, for female customers, and driven by female Captains only! Stay tuned for the launch
Are you interested in signing up as a Female Bike Captain? Enjoy the comfort of:
-Earn upto PKR 50,000 on a full-time basis
-Earn upto PKR 30,000 on a part-time basis
-Guaranteed earnings & bonuses
-Prioritized access to safety & security helpline
-Only female customers
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Female Motorbike Service – Need of the Hour
Female motorbike services can play an important role in empowering women by providing them with employment opportunities, financial independence, and a sense of autonomy. Here are some ways in which female motorbike services can be beneficial for women:
- Employment opportunities: Female motorbike services can provide employment opportunities for women, particularly in areas where there are few job prospects for women. By providing training and employment opportunities, these services can help women become financially independent and support themselves and their families.
- Increased mobility: In many places, women face restrictions on their mobility due to cultural and social norms. Female motorbike services can help women overcome these barriers by providing safe and reliable transportation services that are specifically designed for women. This can help women access education, healthcare, and employment opportunities that might otherwise be out of reach.
- Women’s safety: Women often face safety concerns when using public transportation or taxis, particularly at night. By providing female-only motorbike services, women can feel safer and more secure when travelling, knowing that they are not at risk of harassment or assault.
- Breaking gender stereotypes: Female motorbike services can help break down gender stereotypes by demonstrating that women can be skilled drivers and mechanics. This can help change attitudes about women’s capabilities and potential and promote greater gender equality.
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