Search Results for Tag: Lahore
Changing education landscape of Pakistan
Seema Azis is one of the most prominent business leaders in South Asia. However, she is mostly known for her work in improving the education sector of Pakistan. Aziz runs more than 700 English medium schools in Pakistan for the underprivileged.
Date08.03.2017 | 7:26
TagsCare Foundation, children, Education, empower girls, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Lahore, Pakistan, Punjab, school, Seema Azis, Sindh, UNICEF
Women driving women – trailblazing women in pink rickshaws
Parveen Bibi was one of the first women to drive a rickshaw in Lahore. Many men react with hostility, but she says it’s her business how she supports her family.
Date22.03.2016 | 14:19
Tagsempowering women, hostility, Lahore, make ends meet, Pakistan, Parveen Bibi, pink rickshaw, tuktuk, women's rights
Ghosts and memories
The lights in the hall grew dim as German writer Sarah Khan began reading an excerpt from her latest book Die Gespenster von Berlin or The Ghosts of Berlin at the Annemarie Schimmel Cultural Institute in Lahore, Pakistan’s second-largest city.
Date25.02.2013 | 10:37