LAHORE: The Human Rights Fee of Pakistan (HRCP) has mentioned it’s ‘delighted to announce that Harris Khalique has been appointed secretary basic of the organisation.
‘Mr Khalique is a number one poet and creator, a College of Iowa Honorary Fellow in Writing and a recipient of the President’s Award for Satisfaction of Efficiency. Over the past 25 years, he has efficiently led, managed and suggested civil society organisations, neighborhood growth tasks, labour rights actions and human rights campaigns in Pakistan, South Asia and Europe. He has additionally labored with the Aga Khan Basis, Amnesty Worldwide, Strengthening Participatory Organisation, DAI and varied United Nations companies, amongst others. He additionally contributes often to the nationwide and worldwide press.
“As secretary basic of HRCP, Harris Khalique succeeds IA Rehman, who retired from the publish two years in the past. Khalique will assist set HRCP’s institutional objectives as Pakistan’s main human rights organisation, head its secretariat and supervise day-to-day administration. In so doing, he’ll assist carry ahead the work of HRCP’s co-founder, Asma Jahangir.”