State of Human Rights in 2023

“State of Human Rights in 2023” is a report of Human Right Commission of Pakistan which provides a comprehensive overview of the human rights situation in Pakistan during the specified year at federal and provincial levels. The report highlights various issues such

SHRC Takes Action to Combat Transgender Discrimination in CNIC Issuance

The Sindh Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has taken consistent measures to address discrimination faced by transgender individuals/Communities in CNIC issuance by NADRA authorities. Responding promptly to complaints, SHRC has advocated for the rights of the transgender community, asking NADRA to ensure the

Nadra asked to issue CNICs to transpersons without discrimination

Expressing grave concern over ceasing the issuance of computerized national identity cards (CNICs) to transgender persons by the National Database Registration Authority, the Sindh Human Rights Commission has asked the authority to facilitate members of the already marginalized community in its centers

In a first, anti-rape cell set up in city

KARACHI: A much-needed facility for survivors of sexual violence was established in the port city Friday. The Anti-Rape Crisis Cell (ARCC) will remain operational round the clock with proper security at the Police Surgeon Office, Civil Hospital. The facility will serve as a

Diversity in Adversity

“Diversity in Adversity” is a video by UN Human Rights featuring Nayyab Ali who is a transgender woman human rights defender from Pakistan and Co-Chair of the Pakistan Alliance for Ending Violence Against Women and Girls. She discusses the challenges faced by