On 20th Dec 2023, a roundtable Conference was held at Serena Hotel, Islamabad under the Gender Justice and Security HUB, a project of London School of Economics. The event, spearheaded by the Women for Peace and Participation (WPP) organization and PAIMAN Trust, aimed to probe into the socio-economic impact of Afghan women refugees and women in… Continue reading Building Bridges Through Socio-economic Empowerment of Pak-Afghan Women
PAIMAN under its ICAN funded project ” Women TOLANA as Frontline Respondents to Multiple Challenges” distributed hygiene kits, personal protective gear and launched health information campaigns in person and online. With guests including doctors and lady healthy workers Women members of TOLANA along with Lady Health Visitors in district Charsadda were given training on keeping… Continue reading Distribution of PPEs and Launching of Health Information Campaign under ICAN Funded Project
Engaging men for Women Peace and Security is a relatively untouched aspect of WPS. The primary model for targeting men and boys in WPS action is termed as “engagement work.” This approach, tries to get men and boys involved as active participants in promoting women’s peace and security agenda .This work has been built on… Continue reading Mobilizing Men for Supporting Women Peace and Security Agenda in Pakistan
1st Quarterly Newsletter for the project “Social Cohesion through Women’s Leadership” an initiative of UN-WOMEN & PAIMAN.
Soon after the COVID 19 outbreak in Pakistan, PAIMAN management conducted a meeting to initiate humanitarian support for COVID-19 across Pakistan on 28th March, 2020 at PAIMAN Head Office, Islamabad. PAIMAN approached District Administration of project districts for necessary documentation and NOC for PAIMAN’s Humanitarian support for COVID 19 activities. PAIMAN started procurement of hand… Continue reading Newsletter: PAIMAN’s Humanitarian Support for COVID19
Women use rooftops to share/ disseminate latest info on COVID-19, sensitize women on need for social cohesion and measures to mitigate DV. They are also imparting training on home-made sanitizers, masks and repellent sprays. The information, thereafter is passed on to the next roof or compound where possible.
While working on pandemic preparedness, outbreak detection and response, PAIMAN control strategies are based on our little knowledge that we gather up every day from our Peace Groups TOLANA’s members in the areas particularly effected by COVID 19. Overall we are applying “containment” strategies until now which means controlling the importation of disease and strict isolation of… Continue reading PAIMAN Humanitarian Support – COVID 19
PAIMAN Trust conducted a Forum on ‘Peace education in Schools: a Panacea for tolerant and Pluralistic communities in Pakistan’ at Marriott hotel Islamabad on 12th March, 2020. Forum was attended by chairman Council of Islamic Ideology, Vice Chancellor of Quaid e Azam University, Educationist, Parliamentarians, diplomats and member of civil society organizations. PAIMAN Trust introduced Inclusive… Continue reading Forum on ‘Peace education in Schools: a Panacea for tolerant and Pluralistic communities in Pakistan’
In Pakistan women have been actively engaged in resolving feuds, mediating between communities and families and building social cohesion within their communities since decades. Their role as Peacebuilder, negotiator or mediators has not been given due recognition both by the state and the communities. Women’s representation in peace and security arena in Pakistan is nonexistent.… Continue reading Launching of Pakistan Women Mediators Network