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The "Alternative Report, SCHEDULED CASTE WOMEN IN PAKISTAN - Denied a life in dignity and respect" submitted by the Pakistan Dalit Solidarity Network and the International Dalit Solidarity Network addresses caste and gender based discrimination, employment, health, rural women, and equality...

This shadow report, "Obstructing Progress: Growing Talibanisation & Poor Governance in Pakistan" addresses insecurity, violence against women, marriage and minority women, and health. Authored by the Shirkat Gah Women's Resource Centre and submitted to the UN Committee on the Convention on...

The "Response to Information on Pakistan for consideration by the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women at its 54th Session" thoroughly addresses discrimination and inequality faced by women, domestic trafficking, and the protection of human rights...

In the "Response to supplementary information on Pakistan, scheduled for review by the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women during its 54th session", the Center for...

In its "NGO Alternative Report on CEDAW", AURAT Publication and Information Service Foundation tackles discrimination, trafficking, sex roles, political and public life, equal rights in education, healthcare ad family planning, marriage and family, and violence against women....

The Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum (PFF) launched a campaign across the Sindh province of Pakistan to promote the rights of...

Their silence was audible.

As 150 people took their seats, ready to inaugurate ESCR-Net’s Global Strategy Meeting, several empty chairs featured prominently among the crowd; holding space for those who did not manage...

The World Forum of Fisher Peoples convened an exchange in Sri Lanka to study the human rights impacts of land and ocean grabbing and to conceptualize a campaign to defend the...

ESCR-Net members around the world are celebrating the release from prison of Saeed Baloch. Saeed, who is a Board member of ESCR-Net and leader of the social movement, Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum, was detained since mid-January, 2016 in a high-security prison in Karachi...