Daily Archives: January 6, 2015

New Education Challenges in Balochistan


Balochistan faces serious education challenges as youth quit school to protest the enforced disappearances of their family members.

Cases of Baloch missing persons have gone unresolved since 2001.

In an unprecedented march on October 27, 2013, 71-year-old Mama Qadeer Baloch led a grueling long march from Balochistan’s capital Quetta to Karachi, and finally to Islamabad. This march was documented by the Voice of Baloch Missing Persons (VBMP) for the safe release of thousands of Baloch allegedly abducted since Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf.

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