• Service: Advisory
  • Type: KPMG information
  • Date: 4/12/2013

The politics of our lives: the Raising Her Voice in Pakistan experience 

This report paints a vivid picture of the achievements of 1,500 ‘home grown’ women activists and their ’50 Women Leaders Groups’ (WLGs) offering learning points for all seeking to increase women’s influence in a volatile, complex context.

How do you bring about positive change for women by increasing their political participation and leadership in a culturally and politically constrained environment?


Until such time that women are able to participate on an equal footing with men, socially, politically and economically, the world fails to fulfil its potential, and, as a people, we forfeit the right to be called ‘civilized’.4