Asia 21 Young Leader and a fellow of the India-Pakistan Young Leaders Initiative (IPRYLI) YASSER HAMDANI writes about the recent forum in Islamabad and says that the two countries must realize similarities and to “stop focusing on what separates us.”
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Despite threats to her life, the courageous teenager still wants to return and do something good for Pakistan. Her countrymen, writes Asia 21 Young Leader and India-Pakistan Young Leaders Initiative Fellow MEHMAL SARFRAZ, can take heart from her example.
Asia 21 Young Leader TRIDIVESH SINGH MAINI and a fellow of the India-Pakistan Regional Young Leaders Initiative (IPRYLI) recounts the three-day conference by Asia Society that explored how to improve the relationship between India and Pakistan, and why this dialogue stands out.
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Asia 21 Young Leader SATCHIT BALSARI authored a piece that was published yesterday in the New York Times’ India Ink Blog where he explains how the difficulty of simply gathering a group of Indians and Pakistanis in Islamabad reveals the strains between the countries, but also showed the group how urgently change is needed.
Asia Society’s two-day conference of the India-Pakistan Regional Young Leaders Initiative (IPRYLI) concluded with a call for mentorship in cultivating a new generation of South Asian leaders, and prioritizing peace initiatives across India and Pakistan. Continue reading →
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