Aurat Publication & Information Service Foundation
Established in 1986, as a national, non-profit, non-governmental organization under the Societies' Registration Act 1860, Aurat Publication and Information Service Foundation (Aurat Foundation/AF) is committed to create widespread awareness and commitment for a just, democratic and caring society in Pakistan, where women and men are recognised as equals, with the right to lead their lives with self-respect and dignity. Over the last 30 years, Aurat Foundation has come to be recognised nationally and internationally as one of the leading institutions creating, facilitating and strengthening civil society groups and networks for promoting trust and collaboration among citizens to mobilize public pressure for women’s empowerment in the country.
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AF Recent Activities

Nigar Ahmad Down by the River By Ahmed Rashid
Force of Nature By Shehwar Rahim
Goodye, Great Heart By Afia Aslam
My Gateway to Pakistan By Kamla Bhasin
The Gatherer By Pervez Hoodbhoy
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    Only 9 percent Pakistani Village girls reach 10th Grade level (Urdu Article)

    The law that keeps on forgiving, article by Benazir Jatoi 15.10.2016

    Devaluing ‘honour’ article by Afiya S Zia, DAWN, 17.10.2016

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    Cheers for the Election Commission of Pakistan and the Women’s Movement

    Aurat Foundation: Dr Masuma Hasan's Speech On International Women’s Day

    Global Civil Society Critiques CSW's Political Declaration

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    Recent Videos

    Aurat Foundation SM-Waseela-e-Taleem Project Documentary (English)

    Aurat Foundation SM-Waseela-e-Taleem Project Documentary (Urdu)

    E-Newsletter 'Aurat', Issue 1,
    January-June, 2015