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Development: Non-Governmental Organizations: Pakistan
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Recent decades have witnessed a proliferation of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) across the Global South, including those dedicated to working on issues related to women’s rights and the achievement of gender equality. Pakistan is no exception to th…

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Nida Kirmani and Onaiza Arshad, “Development: Non-Governmental Organizations: Pakistan”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 23 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002140>
First published online: 2017

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