Khalida Brohi: How I work to protect women from honor killings

Khalida Brohi: How I work to protect women from honor killings

Nearly 1000 “honor” killings are reported in Pakistan each year, murders by a family member for behavior deemed “shameful,” such as a relationship outside of marriage. When Khalida Brohi lost a close friend to the practice, she resolved to campaign against it. Yet she met resistance from an unlikely source: the very community she hoped to protect. In this powerful, honest talk, Brohi shares how she took a hard look at her own process, and offers sharp insights for other passionate activists.

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21 thoughts on “Khalida Brohi: How I work to protect women from honor killings”

  1. Khalida, you are such an inspiration, mashaAllah, and I am so amazed at the work you have done. I hope you continue to empower and uplift many women to come. From one Pakistani woman to another, I hope you exceed all your goals, inshaAllah <3

  2. Asalamu.alaikum sister khalida
    I am raza muhammad brohi from pakistan
    Main is wakt turkey istanbul me hon lekin wapis pakistan ana chahata hon meri madad kren please

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