Posts about Pakistan

May 6, 2016

On Civil Society and Government partnerships

Effective NGO and Government coordination is important, as it can ensure that all parties are able provide each other with valuable feedback that can help them reach their mutual goals....

February 8, 2016

Activist or Advocate, What Hat do You Wear?

“Are you an activist or an advocate?”, we all had to answer this question at a certain point in our life. How do we identify? Is it important to make this differentiation? And...

January 19, 2016

For Freedom, Against Surveillance: Fighting for Digital Rights In Pakistan

We are not out of the woods yet, however: there still exists an atmosphere of fear and insecurity that could still be exploited towards passing the bill, down the road. That the advocacy campaigns have slowed and even reversed its trajectory speaks to the importance of viable advocacy measures, especially in the age of the security state, where public and state sympathy to civil liberties becomes tenuous, putting democracy at risk.