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Safety of reporters prerequisite for press freedom, moot told

December 4, 2013 | General

KARACHI: Pakistani journalists have been facing grave security threats, especially in conflict areas, and all stakeholders should take efforts to improve safety of reporters, a prerequisite for press freedom, said speakers on a consultative dialogue on “Conflict Sensitive Reporting in Print Media. The moot was organized in Karachi by Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) with support […]

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Report on performance of Sindh Assembly launched

[ 0 ] September 30, 2012 | General

KARACHI, September 29, 2012 : The five sessions of the Sindh Assembly held between November 2011 and May 2012 were marked by legislation on education-related issues, and resolutions for improving access to health facilities, and condemning forced conversions of minorities, says a report launched by the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) The report is […]

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Call for Free Media to promote Peace

[ 0 ] September 20, 2012 | General

Lahore, September 20, 2012 / – Journalist play very crucial role in building bridges amongst rivals and finding commonalities amongst adversaries by adhering to basic principles of morality and commonly held code of ethics was the consensus of the participants of a three day workshops on Peace Building held at a local hotel of Lahore. […]

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Peaceful Pakistan our collective dream: Sharmila

[ 0 ] July 18, 2012 | General

Karachi: Joint efforts are needed to give Pakistan peace, unity and love. Peace building efforts are a must to improve the national image of our country, said advisor to Sindh chief minister Sharmila Faruqi here on Wednesday. Addressing as chief guest at the concluding ceremony of Primary Training of Journalists and Editors on Peace Building […]

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Aslam Ali Press Freedom Award for Saleem Shahzad: Steps demanded to end impunity of crimes against journalists

[ 0 ] May 4, 2012 | General

Karachi: Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day here on Thursday announced the annual PPF-Aslam Ali Press Freedom Award-2012 for the slain journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad, who was murdered on 30 May 2011. Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister Ms Sharmila Faruqi and Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) Rabita Committee Member Ashfaq […]

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PPF, FFF Report of Training Workshop for Radio Professionals in Islamabad

[ 0 ] February 2, 2012 | General

Gender discrimination and violence against women can be minimized by the effective use of media particularly Radio in the remote areas of Pakistan because radio was the major source of information, awareness and entertainment in the rural areas. Radio can be heard by those who were less educated with less information and did not have […]

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PPF, FFF Report of Training Workshop for Radio Professionals in Karachi

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | General

Pakistan Press Foundation in collaboration with Foundation for the Future organized a 3-day training workshop on “Gender Justice and Democracy” for Radio professionals, from 28-30 December, 2011at Mehran Hotel Karachi. 20 Radio professionals including 04 female participants from all over the country, Gilgit-Baltistan, Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Azad Kashmir participated in the workshop. […]

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