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The Safe Women App: Using Technology to ensure women’s safety in KP’s Urban Transit system

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology (KPIT) Board has relaunched mobile application ‘‘The Safe Women’’ for the commuters of Pink Bus service to ensure their travel safety. The Pink only women bus service is being initiated in Mardan and Abbottabad. Through this app, commuters can access the following features: Distress Signal – I’m in Trouble: Commuters …

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WomenLead brings together Peshawar’s young women Entrepreneurs and fashion designers

Women’s Avenue in collaboration with Qissa Khwanan as its main partner successfully launched women entrepreneurs of Peshawar. Women-Lead celebrated 16 days of activism which is the United Nations campaign worldwide spreading awareness to end violence against women. Women Lead dedicated the evening of 20th December where 16 women entrepreneurs were honored for their courage and …

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My Mark: My City – Youth in Peshawar come forward with Green ideas to tackle Climate Change

Cities being seen to be the cause for most of the climate change impacts, are also on the verge of climate disasters. United Nation Live Museum initiated a global campaign of My Mark My City to bring sustainable solutions for cities prone to climate change. Global Shapers Peshawar Hub pulled out My Mark My City …

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Tabinda Farukh – A Wedding Planner from Peshawar, Motivation for Many

When Tabinda’s father passed away instead of becoming a burden on anyone, she decided to become an independent girl. Starting with only Rs.4500/, Tabinda is now successfully running her own wedding planning services business under the name of ‘Rasm-o-Rivaj’. The idea behind her venture is to provide traditional home-made wedding accessories such as bidh boxes, …

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Plan of making the PCSW post unpaid: Non-seriousness of PTI government towards women issues

Women Commissions at the federal and provincial level are playing their roles as a watchdog on women-related issues in cross section. Since 2010 and onwards this very particular institution especially in Punjab has been witnessed as pro-women institution contributing from legislative measures to on-ground support to women. The chairperson-Fouzia Viqar has been removed without any …

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Da Khezo March: Women in Peshawar Marched for rights

‘Da Khezo March’, Pushto for Women March, the first of its kind in Peshawar to mark International women’s day with clear demand for the recognition of women’s rights and gender equality, and to put an end to gender based violence by implementing laws, among other aims.  Last year, International Women’s Day drew out crowds of …

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