Posts Tagged ‘attack’

After Quetta, ASF team is working on better implementation of acid and burn legislation in Karachi, in collaboration with AUS AID.

October 9th, 2013

Training lawyers

Training medico-legal staff in collaboration with Friends of Burn, and Dr Dabir Ur Rehman

Amazing Youth Initiative To Explore Resilience

October 9th, 2013

NUST students handing over a 20 thousand Pak rupees donation to ASF-Pakistan Executive Director

How can one survive the worst? how to develop coping skills when multiple challenges are standing right in front of you? These were a few questions that were explored by NUST youth group involved in various social projects who came to visit ASF-Pakistan and  few survivors of acid attack. for ASF-Pakistan it is always a moment of joy, of hope, of developmental achievement when young students decide to take the lead to generate positive change. Keep it up young Pakistani and show the way forward!

On going efforts:we will not stop until the law is properly implemented….

October 8th, 2013

Meeting with law enforcement agencies, the only way to generate positive energy for better governance

Engaging key stakeholders

After Quetta, Karachi: ASF-Pakistan team all ready for action with the support of AUS AID

What does it look like in real, to work for more effective law implementation?

October 7th, 2013

An example of an ASF-Pakistan field work report rights after the meeting is over…

“Respected Sir,
Today we meet with Additional I.G Quetta Mr Mir Zubair at CCPO office and discussed our objective regarding ASF mission.
Respective Additional  I.G Police took keen interest and ensured us that he is going to disseminate this law in all the Police Station under this control. For disseminating   this information, he nominated & ordered Mr. Sajjad Tareen S.P Crime Branch.
Picture of the meeting are also attached.

Shazia Jamal,

Project Coordinator,

Acid Survivors Foundation”

ASF legal consultant Ms Munaza Hashmi, ASF project coordinator, Ms Shazia Jamal.

ASF and AUS AID joining hands for more effective law implementation

October 7th, 2013

Training lawyers in Quetta on criminal law amendment act XXV, 2011

medico-legal staff joining the 2nd training

PIDSA: Pakistan Italy Swap Debt Agreement

September 25th, 2013

After signing the agreement, ASF-Pakistan has now set up an office in Multan in collaboration with Nishtar Hospital and has started training its Multan team on SOPs and various other ASF programs components. ASF -Pakistan is technically assisting Nishtar Hospital to establish the first public rehabilitation center in the SAARC region: more news will come soon!

Valerie Khan, ASF Chairperson along with Mohammad Khan ASF Executive Director and Nishtar Hospital team as well as Italian team at the signing ceremony, in Multan.

Consultation on Comprehensive Acid and Burn Crime Bill

ASF ED presenting the project to the local press

Training and sensitisation of medico legal staff in Multan for acid and burn legislation

Training of ASF Multan office team

Gender Equity Program

September 25th, 2013

Nusrat, an agent of change

Speaking for gender equity after a long journey

Burning Voice

September 23rd, 2013

Interview for Dr Hamid Hassan and La Croix representative

Acid Survivors Foundation always continues with its project Burning Voice as part of its Communication for Change Campaign: our doctors, patrons and partners regularly interact with partners.

It is important as we need 1) better implementation of  criminal law amendment act 2011 and the passage of Acid and Burn Crime bill, stay tuned!

ASF-Pakistan Opening Its New Coordination Office In Multan In Collaboration With Nishtar Hospital.

May 30th, 2013

ASF ED presenting PIDSA project to the press

Visiting 3 shops as per procurement procedures

Comparing prices and negotiating to obtain the best offer!

Do you remember? In April  2012, we told you about the Pakistan-Italy Debt Swap Agreement that was signed to build a burn center along with a rehabilitation center for acid and burn survivors in Multan in collaboration with Nishtar hospital: well this has now become a reality and ASF-Pakistan is now setting up its coordination office to start the project there…Stay tuned and see the progress!

Gender Equity Program: ASF develops its capacity for providing better rehabilitation services to acid attack victims.

April 30th, 2013

This capacity building exercise corresponds to a partnership between ASF and Aurat Foundation which aims at ensuring that acid and burn survivors avail quality services to rebuild themselves after the attack.

The capacity building cycle focuses on improving the following rehabilitation components: legal counseling, psycho-social, socio-economic.

To this effect, the following steps were followed for each component:

- opening meeting

- need assessment

- production of training material/SOPs

- training delivery

- final assessment.

You can share ASF-Pakistan journey for this process via photos below….

Presenting the consultant for legal counseling services

Sharing views

Presenting the psycho social work

An example of one to one meeting for the need assessment related to socio-economic suport of survivors.