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3rd consultation: Acid Crime And Prevention Bill!

September 14th, 2010

ASF team proposing the new law on acid to ministry of women development with the support of UNIFEM and NCSW

Naveed Khan, legal consultant, presenting the law before q/a session.

Yasmeen Rehman, advisor to the Prime Minister on Women Affairs was tehre to host the consultation and officialise the government will to eradicate acid violence.

Strong supporters of gender justice : Fahmida Iqbal and Dr fauzia Saeed from NCSW.

Hands up for the press, as usual, our Pakistani fellows were there to support ASF cause!

These pictures are highly encouraging and ASF applauds Ministry of Women Development and National Commission on The Status of Women for commiting to propose a law in the Parliament. But more efforts are needed, we are on the right path but the journey is not over! ASF is determined to bring a sustainable change to stop a non human phenomenon,  major human rights breach, for this, we will need your support, get ready!

Here Is The Program Of The First Legal Consultation!

June 23rd, 2010

AGENDA OF THE LAWYERS’ CONSULTATION MEETING ON “THE ACID CONTROL & ACID CRIME PREVENTION BILL”

Best Western Hotel Islamabad

TIME ACTIVITY Speaker
2:00 PM Registration, Welcome Speech & Recitation of Quran
02:20PM Presentation of Acid Violence Phenomenon Miss Sana Masood
Presentation of the Bill, Consultative Process and the Role of Participants Mr. Naveed Khan
02:35-3:15PM Beginning of the Process; Critique on the Bill 10 Legal Experts;  3 Groups (two groups of 3, one group of 4), one leading facilitator, two moderators.
03:15-03:45PM Debate & Discussion on the Critique Participants
04:00-4:30PM Hi-Tea
04:30-5:30PM Second part of the process-Recommendations Participants
5:30-06:00PM Collection of feedback, vote of thanks, concluding remarks, announcement of next phase (2) with Civil Society after drafting the Bill. Mr. Naveed Khan & Ms. Fahmida Iqbal