Category Archives: Poverty

Child Labour in Pakistan

By: Aliza Sohail, Anosha Ahmed, Ayesha Noor, Ayesha Nasir & Jawaria Khan Karachi: According to the International Labour organisation (ILO) child labour is defined as, the work that has mentally, physically, socially or morally dangerous and harmful effect on children’s, depriving … Continue reading

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Poverty Alleviation Through Enterprise Development

Enterprises have been the core of the economic fabric of Pakistan as the country lacks industrial growth in each sector causing fewer job opportunities in percentage comparison to the population growth. Continue reading

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Professional Begging: A Social Curse

According to a recent research conducted by UNICEF, above 80% professional beggars are indulging in malpractices like drug addiction, prostitution, child abuse, human trafficking and pick pocketing. Continue reading

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Growing Inequalities in Pakistan

The countr­y needs to uplift societ­y by addres­sing all types of inequa­lities throug­h invest­ing in people’s capabi­lities­. Continue reading

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Climate Change: A Threat Multiplier

Climate Change is a threat, which is transnational, and not just confined to national boundaries. It has become a serious challenge for global security. Continue reading

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