Workshop for Media, NGOs and Civil Society (Kohat)

On 23rd of April 2019, SHARP/SDC Kohat organized a one Day workshop for Media, NGOs and civil societies at Press Club, Kohat-KP Pakistan. Participants were sensitized on ‘’Human Rights, Refugee Rights and International Protection’’. Ms. Memona Batool Khan (Project Director KP), formally greeted the participants, followed by detail presentation on working spheres of SHARP, SDC & UNHCR. Participants were briefed in detail about the UN Refugee Convention 1951 and its mandate for the protection of Read More …

One-day Training for Police Officials (Khushab)

A one day training was organized for Police officials on 12th April, 2019 in Police Line, Juherabad, District Khushab. The participants included 34 Senior Police Officials (341Male & 3 Female) of District Khushab participated in the Training Workshop. Chief Guest  Ms. Zubaida, SP investigation Khushab Proceedings The training workshop commenced with welcome note by Imran (FM) to all participants on behalf of SHARP-PAKISTAN. SHARP Introduction & Session on Human Rights by Mudassar Javed (Director Read More …

One-day Training for Police Officials (Lahore)

On 10th April 2019, SHARP/ALAC II team organized a very successful one day training workshop for the police officials on the topic of “Human & Refugee Rights in the Light of Relevant Laws and Notifications”, aiming to highlight the current status of Human Rights & Afghan Status in Pakistan. It is the prime objective of SHARP to create a human rights friendly Pakistan and for this SHARP is always endeavoring at its best to cover Read More …

International research project TRAFIG \ Launch of Website

Press release, 10 April 2019 International research project TRAFIG \ Launch of Website TRAFIG (Transnational Figurations of Displacement) is an EU-funded Horizon 2020 research and innovation project. Recently, the project launched its website (https://trafig.eu/), which informs the public about key insights of its work. “TRAFIG aims at generating new knowledge on protracted displacement to develop solutions that are tailored to the needs and capacities of persons affected by displacement”, Benjamin Etzold, the project’s scientific coordinator Read More …

Sensitization workshop for police officials (Nowshehra)

On 2nd of April 2019, SHARP/SDC Peshawar team organized a one day  sensitization session for police officials on “International Protection, Human Rights, Refugee Rights & Status of Afghan Refugees’’ at Police Training School, Nowshehra. Mr. Asad Afridi explained the role of UNHCR & SDC Project, its activities regarding Afghan refugees and the mandate of interventions. Akif Israr Advocate facilitated the session on Human rights. International protection mechanism was briefly explained by Muhammad Imran Advocate. At Read More …

One-day Training for Police Officials (Kasur)

SHARP (Society for Human Rights and Prisoners Aid) continues its efforts to promote the concept of Human Rights through advocacy, strengthening the institution, protecting the rights of the people particularly women and children, welfare of prisoners, struggling for refugee rights and legal reforms.  SHARP/ALAC II since its establishment in Lahore has adopted an integrated approach for progress and empowerment that combines capacity building, networking and advocacy for rights and peace in society. This is based on Read More …