Stories

Stories

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"Floods make the poor, the poorest” - Mai Pathani (Gotkhi, Sindh) Mai Pathani is a 50 year old housewife from the village of Nehal Chachar in...

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Shaink Bund is the central bund (levee) that protects the Qadir pur union council from the threatening flood waters. Qadirpur Union council is a...

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Yesterday, with my Pakistani colleagues, I visited the river banks/bunds of the Indus River in Ghotki, Qadirpur, Upper Sindh, where more than 5,000 families...

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Community World Service Asia’s Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health (MNCH) center, funded by Church World Service Global and the Church of Scotland, serves a...

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A wide gender gap exists across Pakistan, with women able to access fewer opportunities for participation in education, employment and social and political life....

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Community World Service Asia, with the financial support of Christian Aid, has been working with flood-prone and affected communities in Thatta, Sindh since 2010....

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Since 2009, the ongoing conflict in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and its adjoining regions has resulted in a mass displacement of its...

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Ama Sumani is a leading figure in her community. As president of her Village and Community Organizations, she plays an integral role in building...

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Mailah’s mother, Rabia, has been attending adult literacy classes run by Community World Service Asia as part of our work to empower rural women....

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Noor Elahi, age 29, is a resident at the Afghan refugee camp in Khaki, Mansehra. Being the sole breadwinner, supporting a family of eight...