Khurshid Bano

Khurshid Bano

Khurshid Bano

Role : Founder

Miss.Khurshid Bano is a social activist working towards the promotion of peace, women rights and legislative reforms in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa,Pakistan.

She initiated a platform, Da Hawwa Lur back in 2000-2001 for the women to help them empower politically, socially and economically and involve them into peace building process. Khurshid’s dedication and hard work for the women of her region has given rise to Da Hawwa Lur as an institution struggling to acgieve equal rights at all levels.

She has been the winner of Hunre Hawa Award by KP Government in 2015 and one of the 4 peace makers from across the globe by University of SanDiego, California. She is a member of Gender Advisory Group CIVICUS and member of EVAW/G Alliance. She was awarded with an award by Sexual Harassment Watch on her struggle towards implementation of anti-sexual harassment legislation.

Contact:

+92 300 594 5077