Celebration of 16days of Activism with White Ribbon Pakistan (Islamabad)

SHARP held Briefing Session on Violence against Women & Girls at National University of Modern Languages (NUML) Islamabad-24th November,2017. Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread, persistent and devastating human rights violations in our world today. Gender inequality persists worldwide. Achieving gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls will require more vigorous efforts, including legal frameworks, to counter deeply rooted gender-based discrimination that often results from patriarchal attitudes and related Read More …

Celebration of Universal Children’s Day 2017 (Peshawar)

Celebration of Universal Children’s Day 2017: It’s a Kids Take Over 23rd Nov 2017 at SoS Village School, Hayatabad, Peshawar. Organized by SHARP-Pakistan SDC Team Universal Children’s Day offers each of us an inspirational entry-point to advocate, promote and celebrate children’s rights, translating into dialogues and actions that will build a better world for Children. SHARP-Pakistan celebrated Universal children‘s day in Peshawar. The objective of the event was to promote and celebrate children’s rights and Read More …

Celebration of Universal Children’s Day 2017: It’s a Kids Take Over (Islamabad)

Celebration of Universal Children’s Day 2017: It’s a Kids Take Over Tuesday, 21st Nov 2017 at I-12 Camp Islamabad Organized by SHARP-Pakistan United Nations Universal Children’s Day was established in 1954 and is celebrated on November 20th each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children’s welfare. November 20th is an important date as it is the date in 1959 when the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights Read More …

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

One-day Capacity building training for Police Officials

On 15th November 2017, SHARP ALAC-II team organized One-Day training Workshop in collaboration with UNHCR to sensitize Police officials on “Human & Refugee Rights” in context of National & International Law at Police Training College, Lahore. The workshop started off with recitation of Holy Quran. After this, Mr. Usman Ali welcomed all the participants and the Honorable guests on behalf of SHARP-Pakistan. He also highlighted the main objective for conducting this training workshop. Mr. Hamid Read More …

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

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

On 14th November 2017, SHARP ALAC-III team organized One-Day training Workshop in Collaboration with UNHCR to sensitize Police officials on “Human & Refugee Rights” in context of National & International Law at Police Line, District, Bhakkar to brief them about Human and Refugee Rights, Foreigners Act, 1946, Social & Legal Status of Afghan Refugees in Pakistan. In this training workshop 88 senior police officials Included (DSP’s, SHO’s, SI’s, ASI’s and other investigation officers) participated. The Read More …

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

one day capacity building training at Karachi

SHARP-Pakistan’s Karachi Office organized a one-day Capacity building training for Public Prosecutors on 31st Oct, 2017 at Mehran Hotel Karachi. The topic of the training was “Human Rights and Refugee Laws with respect to National and International frameworks” Numbers of Public Prosecutors from All 6 Districts of Karachi have attended the training. The training consisted of following 3 sessions. 1) Mr. Bilal Agha (Representative of UNHCR in Karachi) delivered his presentation on “Protection of Refugees Read More …

Peace Walk at Karachi on International Day of Peace 2017

Background: The International Day of Peace which is also known as World Peace Day is annually observed on 21 Sep. It is dedicated to world peace and condemning the wars and violence. The day was first celebrated in 1982 by many nations and political groups however in 2013 the day was dedicated by the Secretary General of the United Nations to Peace and Education. It was then observed every year to promote peace, avoid wars Read More …

Round Table Discussion with Dr. Matt J. Duffy

Activity: Round Table Discussion with Dr. Matt J. Duffy Topic: ‘Role of Media and Journalism in Pakistan’ Date of Activity: 11-May-2016 Dr. Matt J. Duffy teaches journalism, media ethics and international communication law at Kennesaw State University in Georgia, USA. He enjoys teaching the art of good journalism; a noble profession and powerful tool for social change. Dr. Duffy worked as a journalist for several news outlets including the Boston Herald and the Marietta Daily Read More …