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 …

One-day Training for Police Officials (Attock)

SHARP-PAKISTAN regularly organizes sensitization and awareness raising trainings workshops for Judiciary, Law enforcement agencies (Police and FIA officials), Public Prosecutors, Lawyers, CSOs, Media and law students on diverse topics; through this initiative SHARP-Pakistan has capacitated over “Ten Thousand” officials on human and refugee rights, human trafficking and smuggling in context of national and international laws, conventions and commitments. The purpose of these trainings is to equip officials with diverse knowledge and skills and make the Read More …

One-day Capacity building training for Jail authorities (Lahore)

SHARP-PAKISTAN organizes awareness raising trainings for Students, Judiciary officers, Lawyers, Jail authorities and Police Officials to aware them about the basic Human and refugee rights and their role towards society. Keeping in view on 18th December 2018 SHARP/ALAC-II team organized one-Day training workshop for Jail Authorities on “Human, Refugee and Prisoner’s Rights” to sensitize Jail Authorities on Human, Refugees and Prisoner’s Rights in Pakistan. The participants included 51 Jail Authorities OfficialsIncluding Superintendents, Deputy Superintendents and Read More …

One-day Capacity building training for Public Prosecutors (Mianwali)

SHARP-PAKISTAN conducted a training workshop for 22 Public Prosecutors at Royal Inn hotel, Mianwali on 14th December, 2018; with the collaboration of UNHCR, for the purpose of enhancing their knowledge about Refugee rights through respective sessions on Human rights and refugee rights. On the arrival of police participants their registration were made and the training material were distributed amongst them. Prior to the commencement of the Program, Mr. Javed Mudassar Director LAP Welcome all the Participants on behalf Read More …

16 days of activism (celebration under IPLAAR project)

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls. The campaign runs every year from 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Rights Day. This 16-day period also highlights other significant dates including: December 3-­­­­­­ International Day of Persons with Disabilities. It aims to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities. The 16 Days of Activism campaign calls Read More …

Staff Capacity Building Training

SHARP-Pakistan organized two days staff capacity building training work shop on 30th of November and 1st of December 2018, at Shangrila Hotel Murree with the collaboration and funding support of UNHCR (UN-Refugee Agency), EU, International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) and Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation (SDC). The total number of staff members who participated in training work shop was 86 from Islamabad, Peshawar, Kohat, DI Khan, Mardan, Haripur, Batkhela and Chitral districts. The workshop aimed Read More …

Consultative Dialogue on Citizenship to Refugee Children and Stateless Persons (Quetta)

Introduction/Background: Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan has proposed the integration policy for Pakistani born refugee children and stateless persons.  This idea is widely appreciated by all the stakeholders across the globe. He has invited suggestions in this regard while speaking in the parliament. By endorsing the humanitarian stance of PM, SHARP-Pakistan has voluntary started advocacy campaign to further strengthen and support the PM’s vision and the government of Pakistan by engaging all the relevant Read More …

One-day Capacity building training for Police Officials (Islamabad)

SHARP-PAKISTAN conducted a training workshop for 23 police officials at Police Lines Headquarter, H 11 Islamabad on 22nd November, 2018; with the collaboration of UNHCR, for the purpose of enhancing their knowledge about Refugee rights through respective sessions on Human rights and refugee rights. Mr. Mudassar Javed, Director SHARP-PAKISTAN gave concise introduction of SHARP as well as held session on Human rights and highlighted that without having clear picture of Human rights one cannot bring the Read More …