Posts Tagged ‘Education’

Human Rights Youth Task Force: How Does It Work, What Does It Do?

July 9th, 2014

1) Check on facebook!

2) Developing work plans, tasklist.

At work, team work!

3) Starting implementing the work plan!

Child and her young peer volunteers donating a tea set for survivors and ASF staff!

The lead volunteer for this tea set? Kenizeh-Juliette, 7 years old!

ASF starting the books distribution in Lodran, Southern Punjab, in collaboration with Zcech Republic.

October 24th, 2013

Mr Jaroslav Reif (Zcech Embassy), ASF ED and ASF Chairperson inaugurating the event.

Students' work on acid violence: moving exhibition

ASF Chairperson with teachers

Starting the distribution

Article: When Acid Violence Against Youth And Children Becomes A New Tool For Terrorism.

October 14th, 2012

It seems after Malala, Shazia and Kainat, other young victims are appearing…after shooting, acid throwing follows…

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Militants attack Shia students with guns, acid in Kurram

Published: October 12, 2012

At least two of the students suffered acid burns after militants attacked them.

PESHAWAR: Shias in Kurram Agency, suffered a second attack in three days after unidentified suspected militants targeted a group of students with guns and acid on Friday.

A vehicle carrying students from Kohat to Parachinar was targeted by militants. The attack injured three students including a girl Nabila, a student of Masters.

Nabila told a doctor at Agency Headquarters Hospital (AHQ) in Parachinar that they were returning from Kohat University to their native areas after appearing in viva exams for their Masters class. As they neared Durrani area in Lower Kurram, militants intercepted their vehicle and opened fire at them. They then threw acid on the students.

As a result, at least three of the students were injured.

Talking to The Express Tribune, Dr Mashad Ali at AHQ said that a total of three students were injured and two of them, Nabila and Shahid Hussain, suffered acid burns. He said that one of the injured students, Muhammad Ali, had suffered a bullet wound and has been admitted into the hospital and is in a precarious condition.

None of the political administration officials from Lower Kurram Agency were available for comment.

On October 9, three Shias were injured, when militants opened fire at a passenger vehicle in Lower Kurram Agency.

Towards Law Implementation For the amendment of HURT in the PPC and preparing STEP 2: Acid and Burn Crime Bill 2012

January 13th, 2012

ASF team with Friends of Burns and medical staff in Civil Hospital in Karachii

ASF team with policemen in Quetta.