August 28, 2013
“Humaira: The Dream Catcher” celebrates the achievements of Humaira Bachal, a activist from Karachi who fights for girls’ education. Working out of Muwach Goth, Humaira has singlehandedly educated over 1200 students at the nominal fee of 1 rupee per day. The film serves as a tribute to her personal struggles and shares her vision for the future of her organization, The Dream Foundation Trust.
July 4, 2013
Malala Yousafzai and her father, Ziauddin, recently gave impassioned remarks on the importance of women’s right to education on the occasion of being awarded the 2013 Reflections of Hope Award. “Today I have been given the Reflections of Hope Award, and it’s an honor for me. It’s not only an award. It’s hope. It’s more courage. It’s… Read more >>
October 10, 2012
Malala Yousafzai, a 15-year old activist for girls’ education in Swat, Pakistan, was shot in the head by the Taliban on October 9 in an assassination attempt. They halted and boarded her bus, demanded that she be identified, and then opened fire, seriously wounding her and two of her fellow students. By a miracle, she… Read more >>