Aawaz Program Khushab has organized ‘All Pakistan Peace Mushaira’ in collaboration with District Government Khushab and Grass Root Development Program Naushera near Khabeki Lake in which Famous poets like Anjum Khaliq, Shakeel Jazab, Athar Zia, Rukhsana Nazi, Zuha Hussain, Sayed Fazal Abbas Shah, Dr. Arshad Mehmood Nashaad, Junaid Azaad,Muhammad Kaleem and local poets participated.Ms.Nabeela Malik, EDO Community Development and Jaffar Bhutta, Manager Tourism represented the District Government. Muhammad Javed Malik MPA was chief guest of the event.
Aawaz Program is working for peace, harmony and youth engagement in 100 villages in ten union councils across District Khushab. Hence, the reason behind organizing Aaman Mushaira is to give message of peace and harmony to community through peaceful poetry and to give hope and courage to youth to work for more peace building and harmony in Khushab.Members of Aawaz Adbi Baithak Khushab, local poets and poets from Islamabad, Abbottabad and Jhang presented their poetry on the importance of peace and harmony and received appreciation from audience.
SPO team under the umbrella of ‘Peace my Right Campaign’ and ‘Citizen First project’ organized a ‘Sufism and Peace Festival’ in Khairpur on 25th May 2016. The festival was organized at Arts Council Khairpur with the collaboration of the district government. Despite of the extreme weather conditions the event was attended by almost 2300 people including men, women, youth, religious minorities and people belonging to the excluded group. The chief guest of the event was Mr. Fayyaz Jatoi, Deputy Commissioner Khairpur.
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