Since its creation in 1947, Pakistan has suffered high levels of violence and political instability. A country of over 200 million people, it currently faces a range of security challenges, including religious and ethnic violence, poverty, limited access to courts, and instability caused by events in Pakistan and neighbouring Afghanistan.

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Saferworld has been working in Pakistan since 2002. With partners, we work to improve people’s access to justice. We aim to ensure fair access to justice for all citizens, including women, young people and marginalised groups.

In Pakistan we are working on:

Inclusive justice – we work to increase access to justice for communities in Pakistan.

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Gender, peace and security – we promote gender equality in Pakistan.

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