Shirakat is a non-governmental organisation working on human rights and women’s rights in Pakistan. The organisation is governed by a board of directors including development professionals, gender and human rights activists and behavioural change communication specialists. The board is responsible for policy guidance, management and review of performance of the organisation.
A just, peaceful and tolerant society where all can exercise their human rights.
To contribute towards social justice and women’s rights through piloting innovative initiatives; striving for behavioral change; and action beyond boundaries.
- Equal opportunity for men and women irrespective of class, caste, age, ethnicity, culture or religion
- Transparency, accountability and diversity
- Active involvement of men, women and children, especially those marginalized and disadvantaged, in development initiatives. Engaging boys and men for social justice.
- Freedom of thought, expression and choice