Zoia Tariq is a gender activist, TV host, editor and a South Asian Journalist from Lahore, Pakistan. She speaks on international platforms on the empowerment of women in the region. Her work is focused on raising awareness on the suppression of women's rights,in the name of religion and local customs. Currently she is working on the role of Muslim women in countering violent extremism.
‘I stared at the divorce papers. This can’t be happening to me, I said to myself. I never believed I would live to see this day. It was so unbelievable I wanted to scream – with joy!’ remembers Saba,* with…
sister-hood is a digital magazine and a series of live events. We create platforms for women of Muslim heritage to speak for themselves, rather than being spoken for or spoken about.
sister-hood challenges stereotypes and promotes the fearless, progressive, creative voices of women of Muslim heritage.