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 By Arfa Sadru As we are born and fragmented into the Muslim culture and civilization. Islam, the religion of peace and divinity provided the sacred place to women in every sphere of life. It positioned women with the highest dignity. It placed a woman shielded and protected by her family and then her life partner. She has rights and responsibilities to ...

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‘Gilgit-Baltistan’s Human Rights Day’ to be observed in december-Asma Jahangir


Gilgit: Pakistan’s noted human rights activist and former president of Supreme Court Bar Association, Asma Jahangir is on three days official visit of Gilgit-Baltistan  along with other officials of Human Right Commission of Pakistan. During her visit she called on multiple stakeholders in Gilgit. A large number of lawyers called on her at Lawyers Bars Association meeting where constitutional rights of ...

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MYRO and HRDC organise session on Human Rights,Democracy and Peace-building at Morkhoon Gojal


Gojal Hunza: Human Resource Development and Communication (HRDC) a portfolio of ICGB has organized a session on Human Rights, Democracy and Peace Building with the collaboration of Mountain Youth Resource and Social Welfare Organization (MYRO) & Mountain TV on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Youth Resource Center Moorkhun Gojal Hunza. The aim of this session was to educate the youth, community ...

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MYRO and OEC organise workshop on Democracy/Human Rights/Peace-building in Rawalpindi for GB Activists


A  day-long workshop entitled “Democracy/Human Rights/Peace-building” for the youth activists of  Gilgit-Baltistan based in Islamabad and Rawalpindi was conducted at Rawalpindi today  . The workshop was organized by Mountain Youth Resource and Social Welfare Organization (MYRO), Organization for Educational Change(OEC) and  Mountain TV. Youth from various academic backgrounds participated in the session in a large number. Students of the Media and ...

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HRCP and IPPS organize human rights awareness program for GB youth in Lahore


Lahore:Human Rights Commission  of Pakistan- Gilgit Baltistan in collaboration with Institute for Peace and Secular Studies (IPSS) Lahore organized a day long session for the awareness and advocacy of Human rights in GB. Purpose of the session was to understand historical and political situation of GB and issues pertaining to human rights violations The program was organized in APSS office Lahore ...

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Hunza: MYRO and Hunza Online organises workshop on Human Rights/Peace-building and Democracy

MYRO organises workshop in Aliabad Hunza

Hunza: Mountain Youth Resource and Social Welfare Organization(MYRO), a youth-led organization based in Gilgit-Baltistan with the collaboration of Hunza Online, organized a day-long training session on human rights, democracy and peace building at Aliabad Hunza. . The session’s objective was to train young activists and acquaint them about basics of human rights, democracy and peace-building.   Young men and women ...

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‘Almost’ Pakistan: Gilgit-Baltistan in a constitutional limbo

By ZULFIQAR ALI | TARIQ NAQASH | JAMIL NAGRI (Published in Dawn, Sunday Magazine, August 9th, 2015) Thanks to a host of political and legal reasons there are territories which, despite being part of Pakistan for most intents and purposes, remain in a constitutional limbo Gilgit-Baltistan: In two minds Every few years, the debate is repeated without any definitive conclusion: is Gilgit-Baltistan constitutionally part of Pakistan ...

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