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Shahina Aftab Foundation

Global NGO for women & children


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Biggest Accounting Body in Pakistan, ACCA interviews, Noor Aftab (Dir Finance SAF) for floods & impacts on Pakistan [email protected]

Posted by Aftab on September 23, 2010 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (6)




Ali Ahmad: You have been an investment banker for most of your life – how are you feeling working in a finance role of non-profit organization?


Noor Aftab: It’s a leap of faith! Faith means committing before you have all the answers. It means following your conviction rather than common wisdom. It’s a philosop...

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BBC on Shahina Aftab Foundation (SAF)

Posted by Aftab on September 5, 2010 at 9:02 AM Comments comments (1)

Pakistan floods: 'The worst is yet to come'



Two women from Islamabad, who decided to put their personal lives on hold in order to help Pakistani flood victims, describe the areas they visited and what they did there.


Noor Aftab, former head of investments and treasury at First Women Bank

"It wasn't even a matter of choice. The only thing I could do was to go to the affected areas and try to hel...

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Newsline covers Shahina Aftab Foundation

Posted by Aftab on September 5, 2010 at 8:47 AM Comments comments (0)


by Talib Qizilbash

It is not really what we expected.


But that was a good thing.


A couple of friends and I visited flood-hit areas in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on August 14 and 15. We made arrangements with three different NGOs through which relief packages of food would be distributed to flood-affected families.


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Ministry of Women Development Awards

Posted by Aftab on May 30, 2010 at 6:24 AM Comments comments (0)

The Ministry of Women Development, Government of Pakistan is now accepting nominations for Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Awards for women excelling in service in various categories. The Ministry also announced Fatima Jinnah Medals for women exhibiting exceptional performance in their selected areas.



Details of the awards could be found at the Ministry's website:


The Ministry of Wom...

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Economic & Legal Rights of Women--- A government's pledge

Posted by Aftab on May 30, 2010 at 5:51 AM Comments comments (0)

Since the times of Rosa Parks who refused to give up her seat to a white man in the bus, women in the US have come a long way. In the most recent presidential election held in 2008, two women candidates were nominated for the top posts Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton for President and the then Alaskan governor, Sarah Palin for Vice President. It is a sad fact that neither Clinton nor Palin could make it. Although Clinton has been in the White House before but it was as the First Lady not a...

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