News and Updates

GLP Session with Young Women and Girls

Awaz-e-Niswan conducted a workshop on “Self Exploration with Awaz-e-Niswan” for the young girls in Islamabad.  The main purpose of the session was to aware young women from the University of their; personalities, strengths and areas of improvement by realizing their life journey.   Through one of the activities; “River of Life”, young women had the opportunity [...] Read More

GLP Module 3 Session with Team

GLP Module 3 Session with Team Ms. Viqar-un-Nisa, Senior Program Officer at Awaz-e-Niswan conducted the session with the team based on the learning of third module of Gender Leadership Program (GLP).  The session consisted of reflections from the sessions I and II and topics from the GLP module III.  It was an interactive session in [...] Read More

Gender Leadership Program (GLP)

The Gender Leadership Program (GLP) was an initiative taken by Oxfam Pakistan - Women Voices and Leadership (WVL) program team to capacitate the selected women personnel of the Women Rights Organizations (WROs) on leadership. Ms. Viqar-un-Nisa Syed, Senior Program Officer, Awaz-e-Niswan (AAN) participated in GLP comprising of three modules spread over a year from June [...] Read More

International Women Day 8th March 2022

International Women’s Day was celebrated recently on 8th March. On this day, women’s efforts , hard work and struggles are recognized around the world. This day is celebrated with a different theme each year. This year theme was “Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow”. Keeping in view the IWD’2022 theme, Awaz-e-Niswan came up with [...] Read More

Awaz-e-Niswan held National Training of Trainers on Political Education and Mobilization of Young Women Leaders.

A three-day ToT on Political Education and Mobilization of Young Women Leaders was recently held by Awaz e Niswan under the JAZBA project. JAZBAs Local Resource Persons (LRP’s) from Nawabshah, Thatta,Karachi,Sakhar, Mardan, Nowshera, Charsadda, Hyderabad, Ghizar, Sargodha, Quetta, Sibbi, Gwadar, Turbat, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Faislabad, Okara, Jhang, Layyah, Ghotki,Nankana, Lahore, Peshawar and Gilgit were part of [...] Read More

A Series of Training on Gender Sensitization of Journalists

Awaz-e-Niswan held 2-Day training on “Gender Sensitive Reporting Skills and Media Raising Visibility of Women as Voters”. The training sessions were organized in Peshawar, Islamabad, and Karachi. The purpose of the training was to focus on building the capacity of journalists who actively report on elections to make them understand and recognize how gender-sensitive reporting [...] Read More

Session on Political and Constitutional Rights to Minorities

The Gender Leadership Program (GLP) module II was held from October 3-8, 2021 in Lahore.  All the GLPiers from the Women Rights Organizations (WROs) gathered to reflect their experiences after module I. The GLPiers continued to enhance their knowledge on leadership, understanding different concepts and enhancing their own abilities as leaders. In continuation to practice [...] Read More

16 Days of Activism Seminar on Enhancing Women Political Participation Leading towards Leadership

In commemoration of the 16 Days of Activism, Awaz-e-Niswan organized a seminar in Fatima Jinnah Women University on “Women’s Political Participation Leading towards Leadership”. The occasion was graced by of panelists including; Dr. Saima Hamid, Vice Chancellor of Fatimah Jinnah Women University, Dr. Saiqa Imtiaz Asif, Vice Chancellor of the Government Sadiq College Women University, [...] Read More

Awareness Raising Session on Constitutional and Political Rights of Minorities Under GLP, Islamabad

The Gender Leadership Program (GLP) is an initiative taken by Oxfam WVL Program team to capacitate the selected women employees of the Women Rights Organizations (WROs) on leadership.  The Senior Program Officer from Awaz-e-Niswan (AAN) participated in the first module of the GLP from June 28-July 2, 2021.  The participation led to developing a project […]

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8th March International Women Day 2021

On International Women’s Day, Awaz e Niswan staff members participated in Aurat March which was held in Islamabad from Press Club to D-chowk attended by women, men and children from different spheres of life and raised their voices for the women rights in public and private sphere and advocate for their equal participation and decision […]

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