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OpenMic, a Nest I/O startup, has launched...

December 11, 2018

OpenMic, a social startup that engages youth in the conversations about the future of Pakistan, conducted its Launch Event, called Mic Drop, on December 8th at The Nest I/O. The event was attended by students, civic activists, youth wings, social entrepreneurs, and development practitioners. In a houseful session, the launch event hosted a panel discussion […]

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YOUTH ENGAGEMENT FELLOWSHIP: A TRAINING PROGRAM FOR...

September 10, 2018

Youth Engagement Fellowship is the new buzz of the town. This 6-week fellowship program helps you seek guidance and exposure in Communication skills, Management, Leadership skills, Entrepreneurship, Scholarship hunting, SOP writing, ideation and design thinking. It covers it all and is jam-packed with inspiration, guidance and mentors for all the young fellows out there. Would […]

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Join the CIRCLE movement: Changing the landscape...

December 12, 2016

CIRCLE Pakistan, founded by Sadaffe Abid, former COO and CEO of Kashf Foundation, works towards women’s economic empowerment and employment through innovative entrepreneurship and leadership labs, advocacy campaigns and research. CIRCLE is based on the belief that investing in women is the smartest economic venture of today and that when women develop, communities prosper and […]

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Afkaar-e-taaza— Rescuing the past, shaping the future

June 10, 2016

Allama Iqbal’s poetic and philosophical works have influenced many generations. A recent academic conference, Afkaar-e taaza (creation of new thoughts) arranged by the Information Technology University (ITU), drew inspiration from Iqbal’s poem Takhleeq (creation) where the full verse reads, in translation: ‘New worlds derive their pomp from thoughts quite fresh and new/From stones and bricks […]