Join CPL for a live Zoom conversation with Syeda Ghulam Fatima Gilani,
General Secretary of Bonded Labour Liberation Front Pakistan, a prominent labor
activist freeing bonded laborers in Pakistan. As a continuation of her
appearance at CPL in December 2022, Ms. Gilani will elaborate on her unique
experience achieving social change through labor movement building, and will
discuss her work to free bonded and forced laborers while contending with
climate disasters, economic instability, and other widespread challenges.
Syeda Ghulam Fatima Gilani has helped free, protect, and financially support
more than 85,000 bonded laborers in Pakistan, working toward BLLF’s goal of
total eradication of bonded labor and child labor in South Asia. In December
2022, she was awarded the Gleitsman International Activist Award by the Center
for Public Leadership. Learn more about Syeda Ghulam Fatima.
Speakers and Presenters
Syeda Ghulam Fatima Gilani, General Secretary of Bonded Labour Liberation Front Pakistan;
Hamza Tariq Chaudhry MPP 2023, CPL Gleitsman Leadership Fellow
Mittal South Asia Institute; HKS Pakistan Caucus