Fouzia Saeed, Ph.D., is coming to iKolachi on August 1, 2013 for a conversation about the issues of gender justice, social justice and civil rights in Pakistan. The iKolachi team is looking forward to brainstorming with Dr. Saeed and welcomes members of the community to the discussion. We will start at 6 pm and hope […]
In March 2013, Dr. Fouzia Saeed spoke at an event organized by OPEN Silicon Valley. The conversation was about her new book and the story of writing and passing legislation in Pakistan making sexual harrasment a crime.
Topics this week: Pakistani Judges’ Role in President’s Race; Appointments of Army Chief and Chief Justice.
Topics this week: Pakistan’s Reaction to UN Malala Day; Supreme Court Rejects Drone Plea.
Topics this week: Respecting Rights in Ramadan; Abbottabad Commission Report; BBC Documentary on Altaf Hussain.
Topics this week: Morsi’s ouster by the military and lessons from Pakistan; more carnage against the Hazara; dialog with the Taliban; and the travails of the MQM it’s founder Altaf Hussain.
Topics this week: the Nanga Parbat Tourist Massacre, an Anti-Terrorist Strategy and a National Consensus.
Topics this week: attacks on the Ziarat Residency and Hazara community, Imran Khan’s parliamentary speech, drone attacks.
As our first event under the iKolachi Banner, we are hosting a conversation with The Editor of The Express Tribune, one of Pakistan’s major English language newspapers. Prior to being Editor of The Express Tribune, Kamal Siddiqi was Editor, Reporting, at The News International and Lead Writer at The Daily Dawn. For the three years […]
Topics this week: the first budget of the new Nawaz Sharif government—no relief for the poor? The energy crisis and reliance on oil.