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Significance of the female jirga

Significance of the female jirga

It is intriguing to notice how a group of women have come together in Swat, of all places, to form a female jirga to improve access to justice. Swat is the same place where the Taliban shot and wounded Malala ...

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Pakistani women use jirga to fight for rights

Pakistani women use jirga to fight for rights

Pakistani women use jirga to fight for rightsBy: Orla Guerin Women in Pakistan’s Swat valley are making history, and perhaps some powerful enemies, by convening an all-female jirga, a forum for resolving disputes usually reserved for men. Some readers may find details of this report by the BBC’s Orla Guerin disturbing. Tahira was denied justice in life, but she continues to plead [...]

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Female jirga head flays ‘flawed’ legal system

By: Haroon Siraj SWAT: Swat female jirga Head Tabassum Adnan said that now no woman would be left at the mercy of males and their Jirgas which “make woman a scapegoat”, and added that the new jirga’s purpose was to ...

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Female Jirga set up in Swat to get justice for women

AKHUN BABA: When 16-year-old Tahira was murdered in a horrific acid attack last year, her poverty-stricken parents got no justice. Officials slammed the door in their faces and the police refused to listen. The prime suspect – Tahira’s abusive husband ...

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