of a function organized by RAWA at Peshawar to celebrate International
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Hundreds women and men participated
at the function
Many women came to the function from remote cities of Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Children singing patriotic
songs at the function which were appreciated
by the participants
A large number of journalist were present at the event.
Mr Afrasib Khattak Chairperson of Human Rights Commission of Pakistan and a
well-known Pakistani political activist addresses the function.
RAWA literature for sell at a corner of the hall. Almost all the publications were sold.
Asma Jahangir, Senior Advocate, UN rapporteur and world known women's rights activist delivers
Air Marshal (R) Asghar Khan, leader of
Tahreek-e-Isteqlal Pakistan delivers speech.
Qaisar Khan Information secretary of Pakhtonkhwa Qawmi Party (PQP)
Afzal Khamosh General secretary of Communist Mazdor Kissan Party (CMKP)
Scene of a theatric performance reflecting the brutalities of Taliban
which was presented at the function
(more photos of the play)
[A report from the function] [Home Page] [Reflection in the Pakistani press]
Resolution of RAWA on March 8: [English] [Persian]
[A number of solidarity messages to RAWA on International Women's Day]