U.S. Launches $40 Million Women’s Rights Initiative in Pakistan

August 30, 2010 — An article in Xinhua reports that the United States is launching a $40 million program to support women’s rights in Pakistan. The Asia Foundation is identified as a partner in the program, which will provide 400-500 grants to local organizations working to expand women’s empowerment and access to justice and human rights. Read the full article: “U.S. launches women’s rights program in Pakistan.”

Related locations: Pakistan
Related programs: Empower Women

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