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Theatre Development Training Workshop with Hyderabad group

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IRC under the program “Strengthening Democracy” conducted a ‘Theatre Development Training Workshop’ with SHADE group Hyderabad. The workshop was held from 22 to 26 June at IRC office Lahore. The theme of the play was ‘Early Marriage.” According to a research 42 per cent of Pakistani women get married before reaching the age of 18 years. During the workshop, participants engaged in ...

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14th Interactive Theatre Festival 2015

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IRC in collaboration with NED under the umbrella of Umeed Jawan’s campaign “Pur Amn Pakistan”, celebrated its 14th Interactive Theatre Festival from June 5 to June 7, 2015. The theatre festival was held at Ali Institute of Education, located on Ferozepur Road, Lahore. A number of groups from different regions of Pakistan gave their performances during the three days. A ...

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14th Interactive Theatre Festival By IRC

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IRC in collaboration with NED under the umbrella of Umeed Jawan’s campaign “Pur Amn Pakistan”, is going to have its 14th Interactive Theatre Festival starting from June 5 to June 7, 2015. The theatre festival will be held at Ali Institute of Education, which is located on Ferozepur Road, Lahore. The timings of the festival will be 6 pm to ...

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Day 2 of the 8th Vasakh Documentary Film Festival 2015

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Day 2 of the 8th Vasakh Documentary Film Festival organized by IRC in collaboration with Umeed Jawan, the National Democracy of Endowment, and the Fund for Global Human Rights concluded on Saturday, 30th May 2015. 10 films exploring themes on sexual harassment, minority rights, cultural heritage and sectarian harmony were screened. The show opened with the screening of ‘Dadi Karam ...

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Day One of the 8th Vasakh Documentary Film Festival 2015

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IRC celebrated its 8th Vasakh Documentary film festival with much fervor and jubilation. Day one kicked off on 29th May 2015 at Ali Institute. 12 films were lined up for day one showcasing peace, tolerance and cultural heritage. The audience was as much excited as the organizers. Events like these rarely happen but it’s a great opportunity for filmmakers and ...

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Interactive Theatre Festival in Multan

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IRC in collaboration with Umeed Jawan arranged an Interactive Theatre Festival on 25th May 2015 at Multan Arts Council, Multan. This theatre performance was organized under the “Pur Aman Pakistan” campaign of IRC and Umeed Jawan. Two theatre groups gave their performances. First performance was given by BZU Theatre group. The theme of the play was “ Unity amongst Different ...

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Theatre Festival By IRC In Bahawalpur

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IRC in collaboration with Umeed Jawan arranged an interactive theatre performance in Bahawalpur on May 14, 2015. This theatre performance was organized under the “Pur Aman Pakistan” campaign of IRC and Umeed Jawan. 3 theatre groups from South Punjab presented their performances. The Balmiki Theatre group was the first to perform on the discriminatory bevahior faced by the Hindu community ...

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8th Vasakh Documentary Film Festival

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  Formed in 2008, Vasakh international documentary film festival provides a platform to aspiring documentary film makers to showcase their work to a larger audience and get exposed to documentary films from around the world. The year 2015 will mark the 8th cycle of the Vasakh film festival which hopes to create a counter narrative against extremism by using film ...

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Umeed Jawan: Play on Youhannabad incident by CDA group

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IRC under the Umeed Jawan campaign arranged an interactive theatre performance by the CDA on 30th April 2015 at IRC Lahore. The theme of the play was mob violence and it was based on the Youhanabad incident. The play aimed to raise a voice against mob violence and religious discrimination. It was an effort to promote peace and harmony in ...

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Play on “Tribute to Courageous Women of Pakistan”

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IRC under the Umeed Jawan campaign arranged an interactive theatre performance by the Mandwa group, Lahore on 30th April 2015 at IRC Lahore. The play paid tribute to the courageous women of Pakistan. The play recognizes the struggles of those women who have put their lives at stake and stood for women’s equality. The play gives a glimpse of efforts of brave ...

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