‘Building Bridges through Social Enterprises’ Launched

November 15, 2021 Ehsan Khan 0

The Impact World Press held a book launch and discussion session was on the book ‘Building Bridges Through Social Enterprises- Opinions & Anecdotes on Development, Law & Economics of Social Enterprises in Pakistan’ by Ammara Farooq Malik, also published by the Impact World Press.

Zoos and animal rights

August 23, 2020 IWP Eds. 0

By Sarim Siddiqui. The earliest ideas of keeping animals in captivity for entertainment were introduced in Ancient Egypt. This practice continued and developed as time […]

Justice for 8 year old child domestic worker

June 7, 2020 Amal Farooq Malik 0

As a young person living in Pakistan, I believe that it is necessary to spread more awareness about child labour laws, namely the Punjab Restriction on Employment of Children Act 2016 and the Punjab Domestic Workers Act 2019. Under Section 3 of the latter, no child under the age of 15 years shall be allowed to work in a household in any capacity, and only children aged 15 to 18 years are allowed to do ‘light work’ (part-time in nature and unlikely to harm health, safety and education of a domestic worker).

Girls for Climate Action: Climate Strike, Advocacy & Young People

October 4, 2019 Zahra Wyne 0

With international climate change advocates such as Dina Malik (14) from Pakistan, Greta Thunberg (16) from Sweden, Miel Sequeira- Holm (19) from Palau and Alex Rendell (29) from Thailand who have spoken on international forums and been part of several climate change actions ranging from art, writing and activism to training, teaching and creating green business solutions.