Aurat Publication & Information Service Foundation
Established in 1986, as a national, non-profit, non-governmental organization under the Societies' Registration Act 1860, Aurat Publication and Information Service Foundation (Aurat Foundation/AF) is committed to create widespread awareness and commitment for a just, democratic and caring society in Pakistan, where women and men are recognised as equals, with the right to lead their lives with self-respect and dignity. Over the last 30 years, Aurat Foundation has come to be recognised nationally and internationally as one of the leading institutions creating, facilitating and strengthening civil society groups and networks for promoting trust and collaboration among citizens to mobilize public pressure for women’s empowerment in the country.
Change of Address
Please note that the Aurat Foundation's head office has shifted to the following address:

Building No.1, Street No.5 (OFF Jasmine Road),
G-7/2, Islamabad
Tel: +92-051-8318881-2

AF Recent Activities

Nigar Ahmad Down by the River By Ahmed Rashid
Force of Nature By Shehwar Rahim
Goodye, Great Heart By Afia Aslam
My Gateway to Pakistan By Kamla Bhasin
The Gatherer By Pervez Hoodbhoy
There are currently no vacancies available. However, we are always keen to meet energetic and talented professional who would like to join our team. Please visit us again
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Only 9 percent Pakistani Village girls reach 10th Grade level (Urdu Article)

The law that keeps on forgiving, article by Benazir Jatoi 15.10.2016

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Cheers for the Election Commission of Pakistan and the Women’s Movement

Aurat Foundation: Dr Masuma Hasan's Speech On International Women’s Day

Global Civil Society Critiques CSW's Political Declaration

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Recent Videos

Aurat Foundation SM-Waseela-e-Taleem Project Documentary (English)

Aurat Foundation SM-Waseela-e-Taleem Project Documentary (Urdu)

E-Newsletter 'Aurat', Issue 1,
January-June, 2015