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Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai is the name of a great child heroine for the recent world. The world has seen- how to raise awareness on the rights of education by a great child rights activist Malala Yousafzai. She is one of the mighty Muslimah of modern Muslim world.

Malala was born 12 July 1997 in Pakistan. She is now only 16 years old. But the mental maturity of Malal is so amazing. She got admitted in the school when she was 5 years old. No doubt about her meritorious! She never failed any kind of exam in her school. Her father’s name is Ziauddin Yousafzai. All the family of Malala is now in Birmingham, England.

Malala Struggling for Child Rights

Whilst Pakistani prohibited Taliban started banning girls from going to their schools in Swat valley back in 2009, Malala was among the girls who were forbidden from going to school and thus her educational career affected at that time. For this circumstance she didn’t go to her school some days. At the time when she couldn’t go to school she wrote a beautiful diary named “Gul Makai. She wrote it for the famous British Broad Casting (BBC).  She wrote about the obstacles to girl’s education in Swat Valley in Pakistan. Within a short time she appeared on many local and international channels. She wrote a number of articles for girl’s education. Her famous quote is- “One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world”. She is still now struggling by writing for girl’s education in several popular and famous newspapers.
In the year of 2011, she was firstly nominated for the international children peace prize by Desmond Tutu, a famous South African social rights activist. She didn’t receive that award but it was her honor that she was among the nominated 3 children from whole around the world who were current over there. However, she got lots of national awards and prizes by the government of Pakistani and local NGOs for her bravery. And finally in 2013 she was nominated for the Nobel peace Prize. It is the great Honor for Malala. And last of all she got Nobel Peace Prize in the year of 2014. She is the youngest laureate of the Nobel Prize history. However Shirin Ebadi and Tawakkol Karman are some of the great Muslim women in Asia who got Nobel Peace Prize.

At a glance:
  • Full name                : Malala Yousafzai
  • Country                   : Pakistan
  • Date of Birth           : 12 July, 1997
  • Place of Birth          : Mingora, Pakistan
  • Age                           : 17
  • Known for               : Child rights activist, girls education, women rights,
  • Fan page                 : https://www.facebook.com/Malalayosufzai
  • Official Website     : http://www.malala-yousafzai.com/

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Shirin Ebadi

Shirin Ebadi

Shirin Ebadi was born on 21 June, 1947 in Hamedan, Iran. In the year of 1975, Shirin  was designated president of Bench 24 of Tehran’s City Court, turning into the first female judge in Iran. In the 1990s, she specialized in legal matters and started taking human rights cases. Shirin established the Association for Support of Children’s Rights in 1995 and the Human Rights Defense Center in 2001. After two years, she won the Nobel Peace Prize. However Malala Yousafzai and Tawakkol Karman are the most youthful Muslim women who got Nobel Peace Prize.

Early Life
Shirin Ebadi was destined to a group of polishing Muslims on 21 June, 1947, in Hamedan, Iran. At the point when Shirin was 1 year old, she moved to Tehran with her family. As a tyke, Shirin went to Firuzkuhi grade school, emulated by Anoshiravn Dadgar and Reza Shah Kabir auxiliary schools.

Lawyer and Judge
In the wake of passing her entrance exams, Shirin used the following three and a half years procuring her law degree at Tehran University’s Faculty of Law. Taking after and a large portion of year’s apprenticeship, she began serving as a judge in 1969, while keeping on pursuing her doctorate in private law at Tehran University.
In the year of 1975, Shirin was selected president of Bench 24 of Tehran’s City Court, turning into the first female in the historical backdrop of the Iranian equity framework to accomplish this qualification. Unexpectedly, only after four years, Shirin was compelled to leave. At the point when the traditionalist religious leader Ruhollah Musawi Khomeini was introduced after the Islamic Revolution, ladies were prohibited to serve as judges. Endeavoring to open a private law rehearse rather, Shirin was not able to get her application affirmed. She would not figure out how to get a legal advisor’s permit until 1992—three years after Khomeini’s demise.

Personal Life
That year that Shirin got to be president of Bench 24, she got married with Javad Tavassolian, an electrical engineer. For the period of 1980s, she conceived two girls. One is 23 years old and is studying for doctorate in the subject of telecommunications and the other daughter is 20 and studying in Tehran University in Law.

Human Rights Activist
Amid the time that Shirin Ebadi was sitting tight for her lawyer’s permit to be sanction, she taught human rights instructional classes at Tehran University. When she came back to law, she concentrated on cases that permitted her to supporter social equality, with a specific concentrate on ladies and youngsters. Ebadi’s most exceedingly promoted cases included speaking to the mother of Arin Golshani, a young lady who was tormented and slaughtered under her father’s care. Ebadi likewise spoke to the groups of serial homicide victimized people Parvaneh Foruhar, Dariush Foruhar and Ezzat Ebrahiminejad as well as additionally the mother of killed photojournalist Zahra Kazemi.

Notwithstanding composition a few books and articles in backing of human rights, Shirin established the Association for Support of Children’s Rights in 1995 and the Human Rights Defense Center in 2001. After two years, she was granted the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize for “her deliberations for majority rule government and human rights.”

Shirin went to the first Trust Women meeting (2012) in London, where she elevated her request of to change the sex separation laws in Iran’s constitution.

At a glance:
  • Full name               : Shirin Ebadi
  • Country                   : Iran
  • Date of Birth          : 21 June, 1947
  • Place of Birth         : Hamedan, Iran
  • Age                          : 67
  • Known for               : Human Rights Activist, Lawyer, first female judge in Iran
  • Fan page                 : real page not found
  • Official Website     : http://www.humanrights-ir.org/english/

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