Our Size and Geographic reach
We have a combined staff of 55 across the three countries and have been in operation since January 2014.
PASBAAN THE GUARDIANS
Engaging vulnerable youth to counter extremism using innovative storytelling delivered through graphic novels, comics, apps and animation
“A bold movement of progressivist are bringing new comic book heroes to Pakistan’s at-risk children” FOREIGN POLICY
Empowering and training university students into developing critical thinking and storytelling to present solutions to complex issues that foster radicalization in the community.
Developing life skills in Lebanon youth by thought provoking stories through E-learning modules course.
COMICS FOR PEACE
Comics for Peace seeks to encourage and promote positive social change through the medium of comic books. Stories created through fellowship program that bought attention to the societal issues including discrimination, hate, violence and extremism. 59% of all students agreed that the comic books made them more aware of an issue that they were unaware of before.
The Comics for Peace program was launched in Pakistan in 2018.
Over 2000 students in 9 universities across the country participated in the CFP project through panel discussions, workshops and on campus awareness sessions. 20 fellows (an equal mix of male and female students from all parts of the country, representing its unique religious and ethnic makeup) were recruited for the first fellowship program to develop
5 unique and independent stories developed as comic books that emphasized the drivers of radicalization in Pakistan. The stories well well received by students at Universities in the country.