Atiya wants to open up her own school so that no #child is deprived of #education. Let’s support every #girl and make International Day of Girl Child special! #InternationalDayofGirlChild #IDG #IDG2017 #IDG17 There are number of girls who are living in depreviation, let’s join hands to support them!
Bedari team Lahore had a meeting with parliamentarians (Women caucus) to address the issue of Child Marriage and engage girls in educational and productive activities. It was a combined activity under the projects, Marriage No Child’s Play and Her Choice. Following issues were discussed in detail: 1. Discuss flows in Child marriage law and push women caucus to perform their role in legislation assembly. 2. Amend the current Child marriage law and present in the assembly from women caucus platform. 3. Increase […]
My teachers loved me because I was counted as one of the most brilliant students in grade 9. Despite of poverty, support from my parents helped me get education. I wanted to become a doctor and serve my parents and the country. We are 7 siblings. My two brothers and two sisters are elder than me and are married. Two of the brothers are younger than me and study in grade five and four. My […]
“I was in a shock, but I knew I had to stand for that little girl and save her from child marriage”, expressed Mr. Naveed Sultan, principal of “Al-Hassan Public School” working with Punjab Education Foundation (PEF). Mr. Sultan is running the school from past seven years at Basti Chagra which is situated 7 kilometers from Sheher Sultan on Ali Pur road. He believes that he is striving a lot for the betterment of the […]