A one-day conference on ‘understanding violence against women in Pakistan-causes and trends’ organised by the Centre of Excellence for Women’s Studies, University of Karachi, at the Arts and Social Sciences Auditorium at 10am.


An art exhibition, Art is beyond limits and boundaries, of paintings made by the women prisoners from the Women Prison & Correctional Facility, Karachi organised by the Committee for the Welfare of Prisoners, Legal Aid Office (CWP-LAO) at Khursheed Mehal. Hotel Avari Towers at 10.30am and 2nd at Pool Marquee, Marriott Hotel, at 4.15pm.


Launching ceremony of the National Media Fellowship on ‘Violence against women and child marriages’ organised by the National Commission on Status of Women in collaboration with the Centre of Excellence in Journalism and the United Nations Population Fund at Pool Marquee, Marriott Hotel at 3.30pm.

Published in Dawn, November 25th, 2021



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