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Gender Inequality in Education

Gender Inequality in Education

Qutbi Alam Pakistan has paid a little attention to female’s education. Female education has been an orphan child in our society due to the double standards. Still only 2% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is allocated for the welfare of education which is quite insufficient to meet the demands of...

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Media stereotyping- feminism versus femininity

Media stereotyping- feminism versus femininity

Shahana Shah Feminism is the name given to a philosophical thought and political movement that was active in the Western world during the 60’s and 70’s. It presumes that women face oppression and that adequate measures need to be taken to make up for the continued universal subjugation of women....

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[Introduction] Milky Way Trust; a celestial dream for social change

[Introduction] Milky Way Trust; a celestial dream for social change

The Milky Way Trust is a youth-led, non-profit, organization working to improve underprivileged families by educating their children. We not only support and encourage the school going children but also those who have left their schools due to financial constraints. The Trust is voluntarily managed by the youth, who devote their...

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Considering Representation For Gilgit Baltistan On Pakistani Parliament

Mazhar Iqbal A senior lawyer-cum-politician from Gilgit Baltistan (GB)-a territory disputed between India and Pakistan and currently governed by Pakistan-backed government, has recently sent a communiqué to the president of Pakistan soliciting representation for this region in the upper house of the parliament. Advocate Amjad Hussain, member Gilgit Baltistan Council...

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TOO OLD FOR TOYS, TOO YOUNG FOR MOTHERHOOD

TOO OLD FOR TOYS, TOO YOUNG FOR MOTHERHOOD

EARLY MARRIAGES AND GIRLS’ EDUCATION Shehnaz Mir Gender is referred to socially constructed norms, values, roles and responsibilities attributed to men and women in society. In our society women are generally deprived based on these attributes. Early marriage is the root of one of the overwhelming issues regarding women’s low...

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