Human Rights


   Published Articles:

  1. Nasrullah, M, Zakar, R., Zakar, MZ., Abbas, S.,Safdar, R. (2015). Circumstances leading to intimate partner violence against women married as children: a qualitative study in Urban Slums of Lahore, Pakistan. BMC International Health and Human Rights, Impact Factor:  1.37
  2. Zakar, R., Zakar, MZ., Abbas, S. (2015). Domestic violence against rural women in Pakistan: An issue of health and human rights. Journal of Family Violence. DOI:10.1007/s10896-015-9742-6, Impact Factor:  1.17
  3. Zakar, M. Z. (2008). Poverty and Human Rights Violations: A Study of Marginalized Groups in Pakistan. Pp. 230-236 in UNESCO Small Grants Program on Poverty Eradication: Building National Capacities for Research and Policy Analysis, edited by Chife Tekaya. France: The United Nations Scientific and Cultural Organization.
  4. Zakar, M. Z. (2005). Human Right Violations of Marginalized Sections in Lahore. Al-Siyasa (A Journal of Politics, Society and Culture) VII:1-26.


  1. Prevailing Situation of Violence against Children in Pakistan sponsored by Ministry of Law, Justice and Human Rights, Pakistan, Year 2015.
  2. Development of Curricula on Human Rights and Health Equity in Public Health Response sponsored by World Health Organization (WHO), Year 2015.
  3. Assessment of Implementation of International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) in Pakistan sponsored by Ministry of Law, Justice and Human Rights, Govt. of Pakistan, Year 2013.
  4. UNESCO Award on Human Rights and Poverty Reduction under UNESCO Small Grants Program. UNESCO, France (2006).