Zakaria Nutkani

Zakaria Nutkani has been associated with ActionAid Pakistan for over nine years. He is working as Communications Coordinator since 2013. He holds MS. degree in American Studies and a Masters degree in English Literature. Before joining ActionAid, he was a full time journalist and still continues to write on development issues for leading national English newspapers. He started his professional career as a lecturer in English. Later he worked as a print media journalist. He joined ActionAid as Programme Office, Resource Mobilization Officer, however later he switched to a new role in Communications Unit. 

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I have been visiting different parts of Philippines to assess the damage caused by the latest typhoon - Hagupit (locally known as Ruby), and the impact on the poorest of the poor families.From my...
Life for a poor family in Philippines is as bad and challenging as one can imagine of it to be. Recurrent disasters have had a very serious impact on their ability to rebuild lives. They are trapped...
In a society where a lot is happening to tarnish the image of the country as a moderate nation, the recent event of honor killing which caused death of a pregnant woman through pelting, has further...
[ibimage==20191==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==]More than 645 people have lost their lives in an earthquake which jolted different parts of Balochistan. On rector scale, its intensity...
Cholistan è una delle zone del Pakistan più trascurate e più colpite  dalla povertà. La popolazione di Cholistan fa una vita molto dura, perché i servizi di base sono quasi inesistenti e nessuno...
Cholistan is one of the most neglected and poverty stricken area of Pakistan. The people of Cholistan live a very hard life as many basic amenities of life are almost non-existent in the area....
The process of land allotment to almost a hundred thousand (100000) families in district Rahim Yar Khan (ActionAid’s LRP 22) has been started by the provincial government of Punjab. It forebodes...
Mine workers in Pakistan have been living a very miserable life due to absence of any kind of social security for them. They are deprived of basic rights of occupational safety and health facility....
Scheduled Caste Right Movement (SCRM) has gained momentum to embrace success of their years-long struggle to seek fulfillment of their basic rights as citizens of Pakistan.It has been reflecting...
SCRM
Scheduled Caste Right Movement (SCRM) has gained momentum to embrace success of their years-long struggle to seek fulfillment of their basic rights as citizens of Pakistan.It has been reflecting...
SCRM