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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 exceptio…

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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 31 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002140>
First published online: 2017

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