Aafia movement research paper competition begins
Dr Fauzia, sister of Pride of Pakistan, Dr Aafia Siddiqui while introducing the Aafia Movement Research Paper competition based on the theme "Build a better Pakistan" said it was Aafia's dream to bring a positive change in Pakistan and she had a unique concept of improving the educational system and creating an informed youth with analytical problem solving mindset.
Copyright Business Recorder, 2012
This research competition is based on the concept proposed by Dr Aafia 10 years ago includes 6 topics, any one can be selected. The topics are (1) Change through Educational System (2) Overcoming Energy and Water crises (3) Role of Journalism and Media (4) Overhaul of current political system (5) Development through Arid Agriculture (6) Social Justice Reform.
It should be based on innovation and practical applicability in Pakistan. Each Paper should have a solution oriented theme, focusing on how to improve quality of life and bring a positive change to save our disintegrating system and a step forward to self sufficiency. The competition is sponsored by the Aafia Movement and first prize is Rs 100,000 and second prize is Rs 50,000 and third Rs 25,000 with subsequent 12 prizes of Rs 10,000 each.-PR