About the Author
Khalida Brohi is the founder and executive director of Sughar, a nonprofit whose mission is to empower and educate Pakistani women and youth. She was named one of Newsweek’s “25 Under 25 Young Women to Watch and Forbes’s “30 Under 30 Asia: Social Entrepreneurs.” She recently won the Buffett Institute Award for Emerging World Leaders and was a Director’s Fellow at MIT’s Media Lab. She has addressed numerous global forums, such as the Clinton Global Initiative. She has been on the board of directors at the International Youth Foundation and was given a Woman of Impact Award by the Women in the World Foundation.