Author Archives: Wajiha Hyder

Pakistan at bottom in gender equality at work index

Pakistan at bottom in gender equality at work index

Pakistan isn’t meeting its economic potential, and some of that has to do with widespread gender equality, according to a recent research conducted by the McKinsey Global Institute, which shows Pakistan at


Wajiha Hyder

The forgotten children

Of a lesser god? Employing underage domestic workers, unfortunately, goes deep in our society, mainly due to the deep-rooted feudal system     Attiya was too young to have seen what she


Wajiha Hyder

The child left behind

Is the retention of students really the solution? It doesn’t come as a surprise that most schools won’t even consider the parents’ opinion while considering grade retention. There is no proper legislation


Wajiha Hyder

The paradox of poverty

There is an explanation for this, of course, as there is for almost every other thing, even if inadequate. According to studies, our minds are not wired to use the mental bandwidth

Misogyny at work

That elephant in the room Women politicians consistently hear remarks on theirappearance, dressing sense and overall personality; primarily, things that are personal in nature With Khawaja Asif’s recent chauvinistic remarks about Firdous


Wajiha Hyder

Fruit, fruit everywhere?

Prices in Ramzan increase. Period! People opposed to the protest argue that from boycotting the purchase of fruit from common street vendors, we just end up hurting the poor vendors who’re already

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