Tahira Kaleem

Tahira Kaleem is CEO of Enlight Lab and CoFounder of Women's Avenue.

Tahira Kaleem

KP cabinet appoints Rukhshanda Naz as first female provincial ombudsperson

The Law on Protection of women against workplace harassment passed in 2010 bounds provinces to appoint Ombudsperson. The law remained ineffective in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in its spirit for eight years after its enactment because of absence of Ombudsperson, to provide any protection to women against harassment. Three names were proposed for the position of Ombudsperson …

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Samar Bilour victory in by-election gives us back the hope of standing up

The applaudable victory of Samar Bilour on seat of PK 78 in By-Election gives us back the hope of standing up! This year 2018 Election turned out again as black election for women for not winning a single seat, let alone many areas were reported of banning women from vote. In this downhearted situation the …

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