So fill up the measure and balance and diminish not goods of the people. Quran 7: 85.
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.:: JOIN THE MOVEMENT FOR ERADICATION OF TERRORISM
POVERTY AND TERRORISM
.:: SEMITIC PAKISTANIS!
.:: 14% PAKISTANIS ARE
HELPING THE VICTIMS OF FLOOD
.:: STUDENT MOBILIZATION TEAM
PROGRESS REPORT - JULY, 2003
It has been almost
two years when terrorists struck the symbols of power in the USA killing about
three thousand people. Since then the USA has invaded two countries, Afghanistan
and Iraq and has killed tens of thousands of people.
The question is the
world safer now?
Dealing with terrorism requires multi-dimensional
approach. Once such dimension is dealing with the causes.
Many of the
breeding grounds for terrorism are afflicted with some combination of poverty,
oppression, a sense of injustice, illiteracy or lack of knowledge, and lack of
access to healthcare and other basic necessities of life. Thus a long term and
sustainable resolution to terrorism and extremism must identify and address the
root cause(s) of those ideologies and change the environment that sustains them.
Such a solution must give people an ownership of their destinies and hope for
the future. As Secretary General Kafi Anan has said, "No one in this world can
feel comfortable, or safe, while so many are suffering and deprived."
at the Human Development Foundation are committed to facilitating "a
non-political movement for positive social change and community empowerment."
Since our inception in 1997, we have been addressing the poverty complex through
partnerships that empower deprived and oppressed communities and give them
access to their basic needs and provide opportunity and hope for the
.:: JOIN THE MOVEMENT FOR
ERADICATION OF TERRORISM
http://YesPakistan.com/terrorism/hdfcall.asp.:: TALE OF A PAK-AMERICAN HERO OF WTC
http://YesPakistan.com/terrorism/salman.asp.:: THINGS YOU CAN DO ON SEPTEMBER 11
http://YesPakistan.com/terrorism/proactive.asp.:: STUDENT MOBILIZATION TEAM
http://YesPakistan.com/HDF/SMT.:: MONTHLY PROGRESS REPORT - JULY, 2003
http://YesPakistan.com/HDF/whatwedo/report-0703.asp.:: POVERTY AND TERRORISM
http://YesPakistan.com/terrorism/poverty.asp.:: SEPTEMBERS OF MY LIFE
http://YesPakistan.com/terrorism/mylife.asp.:: REPORT WHEN YOU ARE DISCRIMINATED
http://YesPakistan.com/terrorism/harassmenttips.asp.:: SEMITIC PAKISTANIS!
The Baluch tribes of Baluchistan
probably have an ancient Semitic lineage and traces it origins back to 4,000
years to Aleppo in Syria, from where they migrated slowly eastwards.
14% OF OUR VISITORS ARE HELPING THE VICTIMS OF FLOOD
Survey Question: How are
you helping the flood victims of Sindh?
By praying - 34.39%
not doing anything - 29.30%
I did not know - 17.83%
relief money - 10.19%
By raising awarenes - 4.46%
physical labour - 3.82%
.:: HAVE YOU OR ANYONE YOU KNOW BEEN AFFECTED BY
THE BACKLASH AGAINST IMMIGRANTS AFTER 9/11?
Take the latest online poll at
http://YesPakistan.com/polls.:: PAKISTAN DAY MELA IN TORONTO
http://YesPakistan.com/HDF/pakday-0803.asp.:: LIVESTOCK IN SCHOOLS!
"School buildings are sometimes
used by politically influential landlords for keeping their household cattle.
And teachers often need to be in the good books of politicians, if they are to
prevent frequent transfers"
- Human Development In South Asia 1999. Pg
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