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AGHS Paralegal Programme: Facilitating access to justice

Parveen is the in-charge of a paralegal center that she runs out of her own home. For the past 3 decades, she has been educating women on their rights and facilitating access to justice with AGHS Legal Aid Cell.

A Tribute to a Fearless Leader: Social Media Remembers Asma Jahangir

11 February 2023 By Hamza Saeed LAHORE Today marks the 5th anniversary of the demise of one of the most iconic human rights advocates, Asma Jahangir, who...

Outpouring of grief over Latif ‘Lala’s assassination in Peshawar

Senior lawyer & former President of Supreme Court Bar Association Abdul #LatifAfridi, fondly called Latif Lala, was shot and killed today in the bar room of the Peshawar High Court premises on Monday. Afridi, a notable leader of the Lawyers Movement, was 80 years old.

Asma Jahangir, Advocate: Undeterred, Fearless, Inconquerable

On the 4th death anniversary of #AsmaJahangir, we look at the landmark cases fought by her which helped in reforming the laws and thousands continue to benefit from them to date.

Asma’s legacy continues with AGHS Legal Aid Cell

27th January 2022 is the fourth birthday of Pakistan’s foremost human rights defender, Asma Jahangir, that the world celebrates without her. AGHS Legal Aid Cell continues firmly in her footsteps, extending a hand to those who need it the most.

AGHS meeting: More women must be given space in bars

The Asma Jahangir Legal Aid Cell organized a lawyers’ meeting, to address the hurdles of the professional growth of women lawyers.

Remembering Madeeha

Voicepk.net pays tribute to rights activist and theatre icon Madeeha Gauhar on her death anniversary on April 25

PPP’s words and actions on students’ unions issue must not differ: Raza Rabbani

February 17th, 2021; By Hamid Riaz; LAHORE; There has definitely been a dichotomy between the “words and actions” of the Pakistan People's Party leadership on the issue of restoring Students Unions, said Senator Rabbani, while responding to a question by voicepk.net.

Asma Jahangir: Woman Extraordinaire

February 11th, 2021; By Ahmed Saeed and Shahrazad Agha; LAHORE; On Asma Jahangir's 3rd death anniversary her colleagues at the Asma Jahangir Legal Aid Cell recall the golden moments they got to spend with the towering human rights icon.

Carrying on the legacy of the courageous Asma Jahangir

January 27th, 2021; By Ahmed Saeed; LAHORE; The Asma Jahangir Legal Aid Cell continues the legacy of upholding principles of human rights and the rule of law of its late founder Asma Jahangir as the nation marked the sixty-ninth birth anniversary of the human rights icon.