Youth and Our Cultural Identity

Pakistan is one of the fortunate countries which is experiencing a youth bulge. Youth within the age bracket of 15 to 29 years forms nearly 30 percent of the total population, out of which more than 50 percent are girls. On top of that, approximately 64 percent of our population is below the age of 30. That makes Pakistan a young nation, as compared to the aging population of many countries of the world. The statistical profile of our nation would...

World Day for Cultural Diversity

With the support of UNESCO and CKU, C2D organized a panel discussion/ dialogue on The World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development in partnership with NCA, Rawalpindi. The dialogue was held at NCA, Rawalpindi Library, followed by a paintings exhibition of students at NCA, exhibition Gallery, on May 31, 2016. It was well attended dialogue and the participants showed a keen interest in the subject and speeches given by the panelists of...

Asia Peace Film Festival

The Asia Peace Film Festival (APFF), established in 2016, as a consortium of 10 film festivals of Asia, with the support of Center for Culture and Development (c2D), which uses the power of the moving image to further the cause of peace in Asia. Pakistan’s Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has reciprocated the need to promote film, the most powerful form of communication in our world today, to aid the process of peace building in...