University of Karachi student conducts research on Depilex Smileagain patients

Bela Nawaz, a student of Department of Sociology, University of Karachi is conducting a PhD research on ‘A sociological study of Women’s Experiences of Violence. She interviewed Depilex Smileagain survivors Sabra Sultana and Kanwal Qayoom. Her research is an attempt to unfold Behavioral Pattern of Men in crime. For centuries, male dominated societies have created negative attitudes towards women among men. Many older children’s stories in all cultures contain gender stereotyping. Boys are often portrayed as being active, adventurous, and goal-oriented, while young girls are typically shown as passive and staying indoors. Men…continue reading →

Depilex Smileagain in a socio-economic seminar for welfare of women

Center for Policy Studies organized a Seminar on Development in Pakistan and Women inclusive Strategies along with the exhibition of women entrepreneurs. The event held in Ramada Hotel Islamabad attempted to highlight: · The role women play in the socio-economic development of Pakistan · The need for developing strategies to further tap the talent and potential of women workforce of the country · The link between women inclusive strategies/policies and development, growth and progress · The Central position of women in nation building · How women can act as agents of positive change…continue reading →

Burnt Victim Rubina Noor’s wedding arranged by Depilex Smileagain and Geo Tv

Having a humble background, Rubina Noor belongs to a Bengali immigrant family settled in Karachi. Her father is an ‘Imam’ in the local community mosque. Following the traditions she was married to a local boy at an early age. The husband turned out to be a greedy fellow and continued with never ending dowry demands. When his wishes were not complied with, he decided to remarry and have another wife. When Rubina retaliated he threw kerosene oil on her and the flame of match box gave rise to her heart breaking screams. Her…continue reading →

Media and showbiz support for Depilex Smileagain Foundation

Depilex Smileagain Foundation has a number of supporters from all walks of life including media and show biz. Fahim Burney a renowned TV Director visited Depilex Smileagain office to invite DSF team to a fashion Show organized by him in Pearl Continental Lahore. The same day Agha Abbas, a media expert paid a courtesy visit and announced that he has shifted his office from Karachi to Lahore. Masarrat Misbah discussed with him details of production of a TVC for fundraising during Ramazan. Aniq Naji was another guest who was keen to meet the…continue reading →

Burnt Victim Rubina Noor’s marriage by Depilex Smileagain and Geo Tv

Having a humble background, Rubina Noor belongs to a Bengali immigrant family settled in Karachi. Her father is an ‘Imam’ in the local community mosque. Following the traditions she was married to a local boy at an early age. The husband turned out to be a greedy fellow and continued with never ending dowry demands. When his wishes were not complied with, he decided to remarry and have another wife. When Rubina retaliated he threw kerosene oil on her and the flame of match box gave rise to her heart breaking screams. Her…continue reading →
US Council General visits Depilex Smileagain to meet with DSF survivors

US Council General visits Depilex Smileagain to meet with DSF survivors

The Consul General of the Consulate General of the United States of America, Nina Maria Fite hosted a luncheon meeting at her residence in Lahore. The purpose of the meeting was to exchange views on challenges and opportunities to working women in Pakistan. Musarrat Misbah was invited amongst other working ladies leading various professions. Depilex Smileagain Foundation’s mission was shared with the group. Ms Nina learnt with interest that many DSF survivors were professionally trained to work in various fields including the beauty sector. The very next day The Consul General visited Depilex…continue reading →
TV artist Hina Dilpazeer spends a day in Depilex Smile again

TV artist Hina Dilpazeer spends a day in Depilex Smile again

The famous TV artist Hina Dilpazeer, who gained popularity from serial Bulbulay, visited Depilex Smile again Foundation and spent a day with DSF survivors. She also got beauty treatment from DSF girls working in Depilex Beauty Clinic. Hina is a great supporter of Depilex Smile again Foundation and promotes its mission with dedication. As its ambassador Hina pursues the Depilex Smile again fund raising efforts with the team. The DSF girls posed with her for group photos and were happy to have her autograph.continue reading →
Elizabeth Braw of Metro International visits Depilex Smileagain

Elizabeth Braw of Metro International visits Depilex Smileagain

Elizabeth Braw, Senior Reporter of Metro International Magazine, London, visited Depilex Smileagain Foundation head office and interviewed Musarrat Misbah and DSF survivors to develop an article on violence against women with a focus on the crime of acid and kerosene oil burning. Musarrat Misbah highlighted that the heinous crime of acid throwing on women was a great violation of human rights. Elizabeth Braw, Aliya Khan, Sarwari Bibi with her family Elizebeth Braw with Amima at Sarwari Bibi The way out is to educate and rehabilitate women and the fastest way to change society…continue reading →