About SAWM Team

South Asian Women in Media (SAWM) is a network of women media professionals in South Asia. SAWM works for freedom of press, increased participation of women in the media, a gender-sensitive work environment and a gender-equal outlook in the media. Launched in April 2008, SAWM’s central secretariat is in Lahore, Pakistan and the association has country chapters in eight members of SAARC. SAWM helps women working in media to network across borders, and with international rights organizations, to assert their rights and defend their interests.
Mr Kutty From Karachi

In his own words Biyathhil Moideen Kutty left his home ‘in God’s own country’ Kerala & went to Pakistan. Mr. Kutty as he was widely known, was a Communist, a nonconformist. This is an incredible story of living with one’s political beliefs even while leaving own country & making a ne... Read more...