Women Empowerment in KPK: A Case Study of District Buner

Authors

  • Muslim Khan M. Phil Scholar, Department of Political Science, Government College University Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Dr. Saqib Khan Warraich Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Government College University Lahore, Punjab Pakistan
  • Dr. Umair Ahmed Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Government College University, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.35484/pssr.2024(8-II-S)12

Keywords:

Customs, Gender Discrimination, Religion, Women Empowerment

Abstract

Women empowerment is crucial for the progress of a society and a state. In this paper the district Buner’s women vulnerable position is addressed in order to produce literature which can boost awareness in the society so that women can be emancipated. Since the inception, on the pretexts of religion and culture the women have been sieged in their homes which is against the very rights of human. In this regard, it is opted to utilize both the primary and secondary data under qualitative and quantitative methodologies in order to explain it effectively. As a results, the people have been using both religion and culture to regulate women resource as per their wishes. Such issue can be addressed on the genuine efforts of the government and the civil society at all fronts by modernizing the views of the people regarding women’s rights.

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Published

2024-05-27

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How to Cite

Khan, M., Warraich, S. K., & Ahmed, U. (2024). Women Empowerment in KPK: A Case Study of District Buner. Pakistan Social Sciences Review, 8(2), 136–143. https://doi.org/10.35484/pssr.2024(8-II-S)12