#Pakistan

  • Article: Pakistan Passes Child Abuse Law After Girl's Rape and Murder

    Pakistan Passes Child Abuse Law After Girl's Rape and Murder

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 12, 2020

    Nearly 10 cases of child abuse a day are reported in Pakistan. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Law Allows Men to Marry Girls After Their First Period

    Pakistan Law Allows Men to Marry Girls After Their First Period

    By Pia Gralki  and  Catherine Caruso|Feb. 11, 2020

    The ruling comes in direct violation of the Child Marriage Restraint Act. Read more

  • Article: The First-Ever Female Pakistani UN Peacekeeping Team Just Won a Medal

    The First-Ever Female Pakistani UN Peacekeeping Team Just Won a Medal

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 3, 2020

    They are supporting initiatives in the DRC from trauma support to vocational training. Read more

  • Article: Less Than 5% of Girls in This Pakistani District Attend Middle School

    Less Than 5% of Girls in This Pakistani District Attend Middle School

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 14, 2020

    Pakistan is rated as one of the worst countries in the world in terms of access to education. Read more

  • Article: More Than 600 Pakistani Girls And Women Sold as Brides to China

    More Than 600 Pakistani Girls And Women Sold as Brides to China

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 5, 2019

    “No one is doing anything to help these girls.” Read more

  • Feature: This Activist Created an App to Educate Children Like Their Favorite Teacher
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    This Activist Created an App to Educate Children Like Their Favorite Teacher

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Pia Gralki|Nov. 22, 2019

    Haroon Yasin is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: In His Own Words: Waleed Khan, Taliban School Massacre Survivor

    In His Own Words: Waleed Khan, Taliban School Massacre Survivor

    Oct. 10, 2019

    Waleed Khan, now living in Birmingham, was just 12 when his school in Pakistan was attacked. Read more

  • Article: Kashmir Crisis Could Upend Education for Millions of Children

    Kashmir Crisis Could Upend Education for Millions of Children

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2019

    “Kashmir has been turned into an open-air prison.” Read more