Monthly Archives: February 2015

FOR A PAKISTANI JOURNALIST, NAVIGATING THE PERSONAL IS A HARD TASK

FOR A PAKISTANI JOURNALIST, NAVIGATING THE PERSONAL IS A HARD TASK

For a young woman, reporting news in Pakistan is no easy job. Zar Nigor, an aspiring writer from Gilgit Baltistan, says she doesn’t feel completely free as a journalist. “There are so many taboos,” she says. As a first step ... Read More »

PAKISTAN WOMEN’S DAY: IT’S ABOUT TIME WE START RESPECTING SHIREEN MAZARI AND ASMA JAHANGIR

PAKISTAN WOMEN’S DAY: IT’S ABOUT TIME WE START RESPECTING SHIREEN MAZARI AND ASMA JAHANGIR

February 12, 2015, commemorates National Women’s Day in Pakistan, for our mothers, doctors, engineers, leaders, homemakers and women belonging to every strata, class and religion in society. But while we celebrate our women, it is very unfortunate that many of them have ... Read More »

WOMEN ACTIVISTS DEMAND END TO GENDER DISCRIMINATION

WOMEN ACTIVISTS DEMAND END TO GENDER DISCRIMINATION

HYDERABAD: Women rights activists have emphasised the need for ending gender discrimination to ensure development and progress of the country. The National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW) aimed at achieving gender equality, they added. They were addressing a ... Read More »

Unheard Pakistan: Hyderabad Workshop  Sufism, Peace & Democracy 20-24 Oct  2014 (Group-B)

Unheard Pakistan: Hyderabad Workshop Sufism, Peace & Democracy 20-24 Oct 2014 (Group-B)

News Package produced by WMC-Pakistan 5-Day Media Training Workshop in Hyderabad on Democracy, Peace & Sufism 20th-24th Oct-2014 (Group-B) Read More »

Unheard Pakistan: Hyderabad Workshop  Sufism, Peace & Democracy 20-24 Oct  2014 (Group-A)

Unheard Pakistan: Hyderabad Workshop Sufism, Peace & Democracy 20-24 Oct 2014 (Group-A)

News Package produced by WMC-Pakistan 5-Day Media Training Workshop in Hyderabad on Democracy, Peace & Sufism (Group-A) 20th-24th Oct-2014 Read More »