Hilda Saeed

Malnutrition: a layered problem

Malnutrition: a layered problem

Across classes and backgrounds, women and girls are not being adequately nourished. The fallout is staggering

Published Jan 17, 2016 06:42am

Keeping it mum

Abortion. Pretend it never happened. Push it under the ever-accommodating Pakistani carpet. Stark, hush-hush,...

Published Jan 19, 2014 07:58am

Power on a platter

You are what you eat. It’s not just a cliché, it’s a motto to live by. Our food choices and eating habits go a...

Published Sep 15, 2013 08:57am

A looming scourge

Back in 1986, two young doctors at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi were intrigued: two of their...

Published Jul 28, 2013 09:52am
Disabled attitude

Disabled attitude

Society’s negative bearing is the most painful handicap, pinpoints Hilda Saeed.

Published Jun 16, 2013 05:06am
Crisis of malnutrition

Crisis of malnutrition

Hilda Saeed explores the genesis of pervasive malnutrition in the country.

Published Jun 09, 2013 10:00am
Terminally ill

Terminally ill

Hilda Saeed explores the severe problems besetting our healthcare system.

Published Apr 21, 2013 10:00am
The first spark

The first spark

Hilda Saeed recalls the early days of WAF. It was a routine meeting of the Shirkat Gah Women’s Resource Centre. In...

Published Mar 03, 2013 01:11am
Food for all

Food for all

Hilda Saeed explores the genesis of food insecurity.

Published Jan 26, 2013 09:09pm

The enemy within

Hilda Saeed discusses the factors influencing the polio-eradication campaign in the country Today, Pakistan,...

Published Dec 30, 2012 04:27am

Off the rack: Woe and behold

Welcome to the real world, with soaring inflation, endless misery, increasing poverty, obscene riches, bombing,...

Published Aug 15, 2010 12:00am

Pakistani women: Moving forward

Tomorrow, March 8, Pakistan will join the world in celebrating International Women`s Day, which aims to highlight...

Published Mar 07, 2010 12:00am

Issue: Let it be safe

Pretend it`s never happened. As we often do for everything unpleasant, push it under the ever-accommodating ...

Published Jul 05, 2009 12:00am

Health lacking sufficient funds

IN the national budget, announced last June for fiscal year 2008-2009, Rs19bn was allocated for health. In GNP ...

Published Feb 02, 2009 12:00am

OFF THE RACK: Fighting back

December 10, International Human Rights Day, culminates each year in 16 Days of Activism for the Elimination of...

Published Dec 11, 2008 12:00am