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Pak-Afghan Relations: Understanding the Obstacles to Peace

Report by Sadaf Sajid & Amna Liaqat Under the SEPLAA Young Leaders’ Club Peace Semester held from January-April 2016, the last session of the semester was conducted on ‘Regional Peace and peaceful relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan’ which focused primarily on terrorism and the mindset behind it. The blast in Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park Lahore was a very Read more about Pak-Afghan Relations: Understanding the Obstacles to Peace[…]

Report on SYLC International Dialogue on Women in Global Peace

Report by Sadaf Sajid & Amna Liaqat.  On Saturday 16th April, the SEPLAA YLC held their third International Skype session with Ms. Katarzyna Szutkowski from the US. Ms. Szutkowski’s work primarily focuses on women in the political arena, women in education and women in the workforce including the family laws and family dynamics that govern their Read more about Report on SYLC International Dialogue on Women in Global Peace[…]

International Cultural & Peace Dialogue from the US

Report compiled by Sadaf Sajid. On Saturday 16th April, SEPLAA YLC held their third International Skype session with Mrs. Katarzyna Szutkowski from the US. Mrs. Szutkowski’s work primarily focuses on women in the political arena, women in education and women in the workforce including the family laws and family dynamics that govern their life. Director Read more about International Cultural & Peace Dialogue from the US[…]

SYLC Advocacy Post 5: Fighting Darkness with Light!

By Hashim Ahmed, SYLC Peace Semester 2016 Participant  Tuesday, 16 December 2014, has made its mark  in the hearts of the citizens of Pakistan as one of the most tragic and catastrophic days of the nation’s history. The indiscriminate massacre of 132 innocent children and 9 faculty members of Army Public School and Degree College Read more about SYLC Advocacy Post 5: Fighting Darkness with Light![…]

SYLC Community Action Post 1: Healthy Children, Healthy Pakistan

By Waleed Akbar, SYLC Peace Semester 2016 Participant. As part of the Peace Semester research work, participants were assigned topics to conduct their field research on. Hand washing is an activity that the SEPLAA Young Leaders want to promoted amongst their community and peers. -SYLC Team’s note.  To promote hand washing in Pakistan amongst the Read more about SYLC Community Action Post 1: Healthy Children, Healthy Pakistan[…]

SYLC Advocacy Post 4: Be the Change You Want to See

By Nawa Ziest Ul Bushra, SYLC Peace Semester 2016 Participant  As part of the SEPLAA YLC Advocacy Campaign ‘Give Every Child a Chance to Lead’, this is an overview of the situation of children and their education in Pakistan- SYLC Team Universal declaration of human rights clearly declares education as a fundamental human right which Read more about SYLC Advocacy Post 4: Be the Change You Want to See[…]

SYLC Advocacy Post 3: The Power of Good

By: Meryum Hayat, SYLC Peace Semester 2016 Participant We live in a society where ignoring the underprivileged has become a common norm. We are often so engaged in our own bubble of life that we just inconsiderately dismiss the social issues surrounding us, as long as they do not have a direct negative impact on Read more about SYLC Advocacy Post 3: The Power of Good[…]