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Sehar Kamran

Sehar Kamran is the President of the Centre for Pakistan and Gulf Studies (CPGS), she is a prominent politician, acadmeician and practitioner in the areas of regional, international defense and strategic studies. Twitter @SeharKamran

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Aurat March and the vicious cycles of propaganda

Ever since Pakistan’s first Aurat (Women) March was held on International Women’s Day in 2018, a constant stream of abuse and threats have been unleashed on the organisers and its supporters, in the name of protecting socio-religious values.

March 08, 2020

The uncertain future of Pakistan's National Action Plan

December 16, 2019 marks five years since the heinous attack on the Army Public School Peshawar which claimed the lives of 149 people, mostly schoolchildren. The national tragedy shook up the entire country.

December 17, 2019

Iran is the OIC's most dominant agenda

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is the world’s second largest inter-governmental organization after the United Nations, and comprises 57 states and territories, representative of 1.7 billion people spread across three continents. 

June 03, 2019