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One Million Signature

One Million Signature Campaign   WRCP is running the ‘One Million Signature Campaign’ asking men from all walks of life to pledge their allegiance to eradicate violence against women in every possible form. It is a reassurance to oneself that, “By wearing the white ribbon, I pledge never to commit, never to excuse, and never

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WRC Media Awards

Media Awards 2013

White Ribbon Media Awards   were launched on March 08, in Islamabad, to commemorate the International Women’s Day. The awards highlighted the commendable efforts by various Pakistani media at providing gender balanced perspectives, portrayals and analyses. The purpose of the media awards is to assess the implementation of Code of Ethics in media of gender

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Violence against Women

Violence against women refers to “any act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual or psychological harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of rights, whether occurring in public or in private life.” Violence against women (VAW) is a manifestation of

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Youth Leadership

Youth Leadership Program

The present cohort of youth in Pakistan is the largest in the country’s history with the next up expected to outsize it. It is of utmost importance that these young people are brought into the mainstream of development initiatives to lend their support to various causes and feel part of the solution. To promote positive

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Strong Men are Gentlemen

The ideology ‘Strong Men are Gentlemen’ is based on the notion – and its subsequent dispelling – that masculine prowess lies in violent demonstration of one’s physical strength. Ironically, this close affiliation of masculinity and physical violence is more popular in our part of the world. What WRCP aims to promote is the idea that

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