Press review 26th September – 3rd October
26th September – 3rd October
Pakistani labor market stays tightly closed for women – 26/09/2014 – MO*Magazine
Only one woman out of five has a payed job in Pakistan. In the tribal nord the proportion is even more skewed, because women are supposed the stay indoors. Fifteen years ago, she got her doctor’s degree. But now Saleema Bibi is forty, and was never able to work professionally. She lives in Peshawar, the capital of the North-Pakistani province Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP). She’s a housewife, in a orhodox family which doesn’t appreciate working women.