Thursday May 19, 2022
Rida Tahir
Rida Tahir

  • April 23, 2022

    Human rights agenda

    Throughout Pakistan’s turbulent political history, no prime minister has been able to perform his/her duties for a full term. The recurring...

  • March 20, 2022

    Online GBV

    In the backdrop of the Covid pandemic, online and offline lives have become more integrated. As a result, online or technology-facilitated...

  • February 19, 2022

    Redefining harassment

    Empowering women in the economy is central to realising women’s rights and eliminating gender inequality. Women’s economic empowerment can only...

  • January 17, 2022

    Intimate partner violence

    Intimate partner violence is one of the most common forms of violence against women and girls. It includes psychological, emotional, physical, and...

  • December 15, 2021

    GBV is preventable

    Gender-based violence is a global issue that affects individuals across all socio-economic backgrounds throughout the world.GBV covers multiple...

  • November 20, 2021

    Advancing children’s rights

    Thirty-two years ago, on November 20, the UN General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child . This historic convention granted...

  • October 30, 2021

    Reporting child abuse

    It is often said that children make ‘perfect’ victims for perpetrators. This is because they are unable to protect themselves due to their level...

  • September 11, 2021

    Special courts and sexual violence

    In the backdrop of the Lahore motorway rape case, President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi exercised his presidential powers under Clause of Article 89...

  • July 30, 2021

    SGBV and the police

    Sexual and gender-based violence cases have been rapidly rising at an alarming rate in Pakistan, a country that ranks as the sixth most dangerous...