Category: Articles

Jun 16
What’s wrong with Punjab [Child] Marriage Restraint Act 2015

by Syed Miqdad Mehdi The fact that our policy-makers thought about this issue and…

Jun 10
Transport – one of the main hurdles in girls’ education

by Safeer U Khan “Give me an educated mother, I shall promise you the birth of a…

Jun 10
Breast Cancer – something we should not ignore

by Arshad Mahmood I didn’t think much about breast cancer until last year when a close…

May 29
A child is a child – Protecting children on the move from violence, abuse and exploitation

Note: this is executive summary of the recently released study of children stuck in…

May 18
Pakistan stands 136th on global ranking on child rights.

The KidsRights Index is the annual global index published by the KidsRights Foundation…

May 10
Highlights from HRCP Annual Report ‘State of Human Rights in 2016’

Human Rights Commission of Pakistan has launched its annual report ‘State of…

Apr 28
State of Pakistan’s Children 2016 – An Overview

Among the most alarming revelations in 2016 was the failure of Pakistan to achieve…

Mar 20
Nutrition and Women’s Empowerment

By Nabeela Waheed Good nutrition is not only a concern for the health and development…

Jan 31
NEW RESEARCH ON CHILD MARRIAGE IN 2016: WHAT DID WE LEARN?

We are grateful to Girls Not Brides for allowing us to reproduce this report here on…

Jan 30
Projects to fight child labour found wanting

By Qadeer Tanoli Published in Express Tribune on January 30, 2017 A total of seven…

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