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Visitor from Japan becomes beacon of light for women in Gilgit-Baltistan


By Shabbir Mir Published: April 15, 2016 GILGIT: Women empowerment was not on Tokunaga Tadako’s mind when she visited Gilgit-Baltistan in 1974 for the first time. Engrossed and completely captivated by the beauty of the region, Tadako explored the area and mingled with locals. “Soon, the plight of women in G-B overshadowed my ecstasy and I became convinced that I had ...

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Success story of Mountain Women

success story of women

The film has been made in a workshop under the ELLY project of CIDA with the support of AKRSP and Mountain Youth Resource Organization. Community people were trained to make films on issues and depict success stories from the community by using mobile phones. Share this:

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