Will The Taliban Attack Make Parents Afraid To Send Kids To School?

NPR – Marc Silver “Last week, the Taliban attacked the Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan, killing more than 140 people, most of them schoolchildren. In a country where only 57 percent of elementary-school age children attend school, how will this...

Better Education and Girls’ Rights in Pakistan Start Now

The Huffington Post – Sarah Brown “Amid the sadness and sorrows of a summer where children’s rights have been ignored, neglected, and trampled upon in the world’s conflict zones, there is a glimmer of hope. In the Pakistan province of Sindh,...

Learn Chinese to get a job!

Pakistan Today – Staff Writer “Pakistan-China Institute Chairman Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed has said that to capture the huge job market in projects related to Pak-China Economic Corridor, Pakistani youth and varsities must obtain benefit from Online...

You Know Malala. Now, Meet Shiza

Reuters – Staff Writer Malala Yousafzai is a living legend. That a 15-year-old girl would be targeted and shot by the Taliban, live to tell the tale and then continue to fight for the education of women in Pakistan is the kind of story that cuts through cultural...

Malala Honored With Peace Prize in Netherlands

Time – Mike Corder “Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, who survived a Taliban assassination attempt last year, was honored Friday with the Children’s Peace Prize for her work promoting education for girls in her homeland.”...