Daily Archives: June 5, 2017


For the first time girls will ride bicycles to the school to pursue their education.

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“We are only sisters and have no brother to give us pick and drop for school. Our father is a laborer. Now we will go to school by riding our cycle ourselves.  We do not need to request someone to drop us at school. We have no fear what people will say to us that we are going against social norms”, Zarina shared her feelings with tears of joy after receiving the bicycle from Bedari. […]

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Bedari successfully launched its project, “Marriage: No Child’s Play” at Lahore

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“Early marriage causes disastrous results for young girls. Social acceptance usually stops us from doing what we want to. We are trying to change the age of marriage from 16-18”, said Ms. Shehneela Aslam, Member Provincial Assembly, at the inauguration ceremony of Bedari’s new project. Bedari along with Oxfam successfully launched its 5 year project, Marriage: No Child’s Play, at Lahore on 24th May, 2017. The project aims at preventing child marriages by enabling young people […]

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