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Zubeida Mustafa, Contributor

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Zubeida Mustafa of Pakistan received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Women’s Media Foundation in 2012. A journalist for 33 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.

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