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Standing up against child marriage : Swat girl Hadiqa Bashir wins

Standing up against child marriage : Swat girl Hadiqa Bashir wins

Hadiqa Bashir, 14-year old girl from KPK wins an International award for her devotion towards discouraging child marriages. Women Media Center congratulates the courageous 14-year old Hadiqa Bashir from KPK for winning an international award against her efforts to against ... Read More »

Showcase Ceremony of Ten Day Electronic Media Training Course

Showcase Ceremony of Ten Day Electronic Media Training Course

“Sufism itself is a great force to conquer anything. Islam was spread through Sufism, which is a message of Peace and Tolerance, said Mr. Abdul Haleem Shaikh, Director General , Information Department; Government of Sindh at a showcase and certificate ... Read More »

Sikh girl tops matriculation examinations in Pakistan

Sikh girl tops matriculation examinations in Pakistan

ManbirKaur, a 15-year-old Pakistani Sikh girl, has become a symbol of triumph for the Sikh community as she secures the highest marks in the matriculation exam in the country. Kaur’s father GianiPrem Singh, the head granthi at Gurdwara Sri Nankana ... Read More »

70% of Human Trafficking victims are female – offer them hope on World Day Against Trafficking in Persons 30th July

70% of Human Trafficking victims are female – offer them hope on World Day Against Trafficking in Persons 30th July

Human Trafficking is the acquisition of people by improper means such as force, fraud or deception, with the aim of exploiting them. Exploitation involves prostitution and sexual coercion, forced labor, slavery, servitude or the removal of organs. Trafficking in persons ... Read More »

Barack Obama Speaks Against Treating Women as Second Class Citizens in Kenya

Barack Obama Speaks Against Treating Women as Second Class Citizens in Kenya

The US President, Barack Obama, strongly condemned the practice of female genital mutilation and other such traditions that treat women as second class citizens, in a speech delivered on Sunday as he wrapped up his Presidential visit to his Kenyan ... Read More »