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Are Women’s Rights More Theoretical Than They Are As An Applicable Concept In Everyday Life?

Are Women’s Rights More Theoretical Than They Are As An Applicable Concept In Everyday Life? The concept of ‘women’s rights’ works to finish off the exclusion that women suffer. Women’s rights can

Will New Palestinian Agency Be Enough To Stop Violence Against Women?

Will New Palestinian Agency Be Enough To Stop Violence Against Women? The situation of violence against women in the Palestinian territory primarily focuses on the increase in the number of cases of violence

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Government Non-Compliance With Minimum Standards Against Human Trafficking

Government Non-Compliance With Minimum Standards Against Human Trafficking According to UN Office on Drugs and Crime’s Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2013, 55-60% of all trafficking victims are women. Pakistan is

Domestic Violence In Pakistan: Is Legislation Available?

Domestic Violence In Pakistan: Is Legislation Available? One out of every five women, experiences some sort of domestic violence in her life time around the globe. Domestic violence can be described as

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Protection of Women’s Rights in Pakistan – A Practitioner’s Perspective

Protection of Women’s Rights in Pakistan – A Practitioner’s Perspective I was invited to speak briefly at a seminar organized by the Law and Politics Society, in collaboration with the recently launched