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In another honour killing in Jhang, police and rescue officials have retrieved the body of a 13-year-old girl dumped in an abandoned water well. The girl's father, brother, and cousin have been arrested in connection with her murder.
Disabled Woman Burned Alive and Shot in Targeted Killing in Farid Ganj A disabled woman was killed in Farid Ganj on Sunday night. According to...
6 lakh Dalits held in bonded labour in Sindh Mirpurkhas: Approximately 600,000 Dalits in Sindh are suffering forced labor by landowners, according to the Scheduled...
AGHS Legal Aid Cell offers free legal assistance to survivors of sexual assault.
Sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) is a violation of human rights and a criminal offense!
'Honour Killings’ in Pakistan continue unabated as women and girls are killed in the name of protecting family honour
Rape conviction rates in Pakistan are extremely low – only about two to three percent. However with the new Anti-Rape Act 2021, special gender based violence (GBV) courts have been established and since then, convictions have risen to around 16 percent however only limited to the GBV courts. Despite the increase, it is still a very low conviction rate.
On Day 6 of our 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence, we highlight the plea of trans women and the Khwaja sira community.
Child marriage robs girls of their childhood and future prospects. Girls who marry are less likely to finish school and are at higher risk of domestic violence, abuse and health issues. For 16 days of activism against gender-based violence we call for an end to child marriage.
The tragic story of how a woman’s pictures were deep-faked into sexually graphic images and made viral in her village leading to her suicide