Zubeida Mustafa of Pakistan received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Women’s Media Foundation in 2012. A journalist for 39 years, she was the first woman to work in the mainstream media in Pakistan and was an assistant editor of Dawn, an English language daily newspaper. Mustafa has written about such taboo topics as reproduction but primarily focuses on the inequalities of Pakistani society.
Along side her journalism, Mustafa has compiled numerous books. Her latest book, published in 2015, is the revised and expanded “The Tyranny of Language in Education: The Problem and its Solution.”
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