Research & Resource Material (Women Rights)

Powerful or Powerless (Newsline 03 Feb 2002)

A Threat to Honour  (Newsline 10 June 2003)

Bride for Sale (Newsline 10 Nov 2003)

Zarsanga  Voice Behind the Veil  Samar Minallah ( 16 Sep 2005)

Jirga ordered killing of two women (PPF 18 Sep 2008)

Facets of Violence Against Women Gender Justice and Protection Project 2009

Facts on Violence Against Women in Pakistan 2009

Even if I am unable to make a living I will not let my wife work (The Express Tribune 07 Mar 2011)

Events CalendarSpeaking in Gods Name Re examining Gender in Islam 04 June 2011

Civil society urges CJ to constitute larger bench (The News International 06 June 2011)

Pakistan working for Womens empowerment Sherry (Dawn News 09 Jan 2012)

Civil society demands end to jirgas role in deciding cases (The News International 18 Jan 2012)

Forcible marriage: Father, husband and nikkahkhwan jailed (The Express Tribune 23 Feb 2012)

International Womens Day The clause less talked about (The Express Tribune 08 Mar 2012)

Forced marriage Step-father, elderly ‘husband’ arrested (The Express Tribune 12 Mar 2012)

Posts Tagged samar Men Engage  And A Miracle Happened 31 Mar 2012

Re-opening of acid victim Fakhras case demanded (The News International 31 Mar 2012)

SHO among nine booked over forced marriage (Dawn News 25 Apr 2012)

Forced marriage of minor girl (The News International 26 Apr 2012)

Different aspects of forced marriages highlighted (The News International 04 May 2012)

Ambulance of Hope to sensitise communities about relevant laws (The News International 21 May 2012)

Peace unattainable without inclusion of women (The Express Tribune 10 Nov 2012)

Women-specific bills passed Fourteen-year jail term for acid-throwers (The Express Tribune 12 Dec 2011)

Festival of Cinema for Change – Addressing Violence Against Women 06 Apr 2013

SAFES Festival of Films 2013

Cinema for Change  Addressing Violence Against Women 19 Apr 2013

Honour killing Husband guns down wife for filing divorce papers (The Express Tribune 26 May 2013)


Women challenge men in Swat’s first female jirga (The Nation 12 Jul 2013)

Father of gang raped 5 year old demands justice as case sparks protests across Pakistan (NBC 17 Sep 2013)

SON KILLS MOTHER (Pakistan Observer 26 Oct 2013)

Gender violence: ‘State of women in the Punjab is deplorable’ (The Express Tribune 10 Dec 2013)

Gender narratives Lauding the battle-hardy women of Pakistan (The Express Tribune 24 Jan 2014)

Jirga justice Widow gang raped on orders of Muzaffargarh panchayat (The Express Tribune 30 Jan 2014)


Biased unbiased The parallel justice system in rural Pakistan  a close scrutiny (The Express Tribune 26 Feb 2014)

Filmmaker exposes flaws of forced marriages to raise awareness and improve discourse (Trans Asia News Service 17 Apr 2014)

Rape Victim Finds Supporters Abroad, But Not In Pakistan’s Courtrooms (Mintpres News 06 Nov 2014)

Violence at workplace Sexual harassment case surfaces at elite club (The Express Tribune 22 Dec 2014)