Shawana Shah is a young activist working towards women empowerment and elimination of all forms of gender based violence in the region. She believes that women can be the great change makers of a nation.
She has completed her masters in Sociology .She has been awarded with International Humanitarian Award 2016 in USA. She has also received an encouragement award by KP Government. She is member of International Humanist and Ethical Youth Organization and AWID International. She is leading KP Working Women Union platform aiming to provide equal rights to home based and domestic workers.