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Women of Swat : Turning Grief into Strength- a Radio Documentary

With the aim to give voice to the women of Kashmir. This 5-minute radio documentary tries to capture the determination of women of SWAT , a turmoil ridden area in the north of Pakistan. The massive migration (2009) of people from Taliban held region was termed by the US as biggest ever internal exodus anywhere in the last 15 years. The radio program aims to bring forth the problems faced by the IDPs specifically women and how these women are trying to turn this grief into strength with their hopes and aspirations to work towards peaceful gender just society. Produced with the support of International Association of Women in Radio & Television, for their 33rd IWART Biennial Conference November 17-21 , 2009 , Cambodia.