Dr. M

Joined Nov 2019
Following: 6Followers: 9

Bio

About Me

I am a female medical doctor born and raised in Karachi, Pakistan, now US citizen. I am a social activist, founding president of an NGO Geriatric Care Foundation, attached with the United Nations, recipient of national and international awards and fellowship, including Ashoka International and FOWPAL.
I have been working for women rights. I have written neumerous articles nationally and internationall.
Just recently I have written a book, " The Courage To Say No," published in New York by Sky-horse Publishing. The direct link of the book on Amazon is , ;-
https://www.amazon.com/Courage-Say-No-Pakistani-Exploitation/dp/15107422...
It's a Memoir, my true story, all about my courage to refuse to be a victim in a male dominating and chauvinist Pakistani society.
My book received reviews from the best selling authors in New York.

My Vision

My book " The Courage To Say No, " will transform the lives of countless women and men too, they get inspiration from my story.

Needs

I would like all friends to read my book, it is on Amazon
You Tube link
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCENBF-ij91-RPp6ohTquq-g

Abilities

I can communicate effectively, but can't initiate the friendship, I wait the other to start.

Interests

Empowering GirlsEngaging Men and Boys in Gender EqualityGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenWomen in LeadershipWomen's Health

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Iffat Gill commented on Grounbreaking legislation on Internet Freedom from Brazil May 24, 2014 Iffat Gill commented on Digital Literacy is top priority for International Girls In ICT Day 2014! May 24, 2014 Iffat Gill commented on Stories of Access and Digital literacy from Pakistan May 24, 2014 Iffat Gill commented on ChunriChoupaal-A meeting place for women to get access, Learn and Connect Apr 30, 2014 Iffat Gill commented on Dispatches from #NETmundial2014: A few random thoughts after the Internet World Cup Apr 27, 2014 Iffat Gill commented on Women in Rural Pakistan are being changed by Internet Mar 19, 2014 Iffat Gill commented on What next? Opportunities abound with World Pulse! May 21, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on Women Empowerment: Education & Vocation both are needed Apr 25, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on Let's Remove the Black Mark by Moving on and Fighting, Together! Apr 25, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on Veero Kohli: From a Slave to a contestant in national elections,one woman’s journey Apr 25, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on Poems and the issue of double entry Apr 21, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on Love this journey.. Believe you can and you are half way there… Apr 21, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on Life Redirected Apr 21, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on 2013 VOF WEEK TWO Apr 21, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on My story Apr 21, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on The struggle to find my identity as a women's rights advocate Apr 21, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on Those Unexpected Things In the Right Moment... Apr 20, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on How could I know my listner? Apr 18, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on I am a laughing woman Apr 18, 2013 Iffat Gill commented on commenting on applicants' posts (ignore this where posted under "week 1") Apr 14, 2013
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