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Posthumous ‘Habib Jalib Peace Award’ for Asma Jahangir

October 23rd, 2020; Bureau Report; LAHORE; “When we first heard about her death it was almost as if we had become shelterless. But in time 'Bibi' Asma’s training kicked in and all of us felt a deep desire to push forward with her life’s mission,” says Alia Malik, Director AGHS Legal Aid Cell, while talking about her experience in leading the AGHS team after the loss of Asma Jahangir.
Child marriages in Pakistan - Voicepk.net

Child Marriages: Judicial discretion or matter of legislation?

Jun 21, 2020: In Pakistan, the definition of a child differs, across multiple laws in each of the four provinces. Under labour laws, a child is an individual below the age of 14 years, while under domestic labour laws, the age cap is 15 ...