I was initially drawn to exploring the prevalence of prostitution under Islam in after encountering impoverished Afghan widows in the refugee camps of the North-West Frontier Province in Pakistan. Unreported assaults and harassment by clerics all-too-common, Problem even more widespread than first feared (AFP/Getty Images) “This is not a small thing here in Pakistan - I am scared of them and . In south Punjab, a cleric was convicted of sexually assaulting a minor girl in and sentenced. Dear reader, please upgrade to the latest version of IE to have a better reading experience.
This is the most common comment anyone from Pakistan will hear the first time they have a conversation with a foreigner. Young female boxers pack a punch in Pakistan – in pictures A group of girls watch year-old Anum train with the coach, her father, Coach Younis, pictured with Arisha, nine, says women have been training in small numbers. . is male wherever you go so why does this all sound creepy to you?. Islamabad, Pakistan CNN Village elders in Pakistan ordered the rape of a year-old girl after her brother was accused of raping another girl.
Kausar Parveen struggles through tears as she remembers the blood-soaked pants of her nine-year-old son, raped by a religious cleric. In Malala Yousafzai's hometown in Pakistan, school friends hope. In the holy month of Ramazan, the rape and murder of a year-old girl, Farishta Mohmand, has shocked the country.
The government is offering screenings in the wake of an HIV outbreak. This spring, a number of parents in Ratodero, a poor neighborhood in the city of Larkana in southern Pakistan, were worried about their children. Their children had been running fevers for a while.
Your account has been reactivated. "I am a girl," wrote Zainab Amin, who had a perky smile and a pageboy haircut. The next morning, while walking to a Koran class at her aunt's house, the little girl vanished. (Family Handout/AFP/Getty Images) child abuse is common but rarely reported, and sex education is too controversial for public. One of the most valuable strategies in fighting extreme poverty is teaching people skills so they can learn to provide for themselves.
Dubai: Protests are being held across the state of Jammu and Kashmir in India after news broke of the rape of a three-year-old girl. Earlier this month Pakistan took a step towards punishing those guilty of The amendment only appears to address the sexual abuse of girls.
Pakistan ( images). Share A girl studies her reading lesson in her village outside Mirpurkhas, Pakistan. . A female sex worker in a small Pakistani village.
Police in eastern Pakistan have arrested at least 12 men suspected of sexually abusing hundreds of children and blackmailing their families.