Aurat March

Women rights movement in Pakistan

The Aurat March (Urdu: عورت مارچ ) (English: Women March ) is an annual demonstration organized in various cities of Pakistan to observe International Women's Day.

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  • We will, hopefully by next year, introduce a core syllabus for all schools that will be mandatory for students apart from the additional subjects each institution chooses to teach. This is how you create a nation. This is how you end rival cultures from developing. The Aurat March that just happened… a different culture was visible in it. this is a cultural issue and this comes from the schooling system.


  • "... And if we are keen to make so many allowances for foreign women to experiment in the public space in Pakistan, why do we come down so hard on the local female organisers of the Aurat March?..."

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