Made by Sana Saleem
This story is written by Akhtari Begum, who describes her family’s move to Lahore after the partition of India and Pakistan in 1947, the largest known mass migration of a people in history. In her new neighbourhood, the 6-year old Akhtari is warned by girls her age of their disturbing encounters […]Continue Reading →
Shot by Naveen Naqvi on an iPhone. Edited by Nofil Naqvi.
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by Saman Nizami
I joined a local Pakistan-based NGO in 2010, where I started off as part of a team implementing UNICEF’s Nutritional Support Program. This is where I saw firsthand the aftermath of the disastrous floods of July that year. The victims endured the traumas that have been talked about, and can […]