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Break th e Si l ence? Fizza Awais, an up and coming writer, shares her thoughts with Ananke on the act of betrayal that encourages violence against women. Who made the roti tonight?? He shouted angrily ?Me?? She said in a shaky voice, trembling with fear and glancing at the roti which was burnt slightly. ?I think I should teach you how to make the roti?. He pushed the plate and allegedly hit his wife on her face. Almost one in three married Pakistani women face physical violence, perpetrated by their husbands. Pakistan is ranked 150th globally on the Women, Peace and Security Index. Around 27 percent of women in Pakistan experience domestic violencein their

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Violence Against Women Issue  

Ananke presents a special edition marking the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women - Nov 25th, 2018.

Violence Against Women Issue  

Ananke presents a special edition marking the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women - Nov 25th, 2018.

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