Khalida Brohi

Khalida

Brohi

Bio

Khalida Brohi is the founder and Executive Director of Sughar Foundation, a non profit dedicated towards fighting honor killings of women by unleashing potential in tribal women in Pakistan

Khalida Brohi, 28, is the founder and Executive Director of Sughar Foundation, a non profit dedicated towards fighting honor killings of women by unleashing potential in tribal women in Pakistan and Co-Founder of The Chai Spot, a social enterprise focused on bringing USA and Pakistan closer with chai tea while creating opportunities for women artisans in Pakistan. 

Khalida launched Sughar in 2009 naming it “Sughar” (Meaning Skilled and Confident Woman), declaring the word ought to be used for every single woman around Pakistan as each one of them has skills and confidence, these women only need opportunities to unleash that potential within themselves. Sughar hence offers a vast number of those opportunities including resources to launch and sustain rural women businesses. 

Khalida has been named among  Forbes 30 under 30, NewsWeeks 25 under 25 Women of Impact as well the 100 Women Who Matter in Pakistan by NewsWeek and Awarded Woman of Impact Award by Women in the World Foundation, Women Excellence Award by National Govt of Pakistan, Martin Luther King ANGEL Award and Buffett Emerging Global Leader Award.

Khalida Brohi, 28, is the founder and Executive Director of Sughar Foundation, a non profit dedicated towards fighting honor killings of women by unleashing potential in tribal women in Pakistan and Co-Founder of The Chai Spot, a social enterprise focused on bringing USA and Pakistan closer with chai tea while creating opportunities for women artisans in Pakistan. 

Khalida launched Sughar in 2009 naming it “Sughar” (Meaning Skilled and Confident Woman), declaring the word ought to be used for every single woman around Pakistan as each one of them has skills and confidence, these women only need opportunities to unleash that potential within themselves. Sughar hence offers a vast number of those opportunities including resources to launch and sustain rural women businesses. 

Khalida has been named among  Forbes 30 under 30, NewsWeeks 25 under 25 Women of Impact as well the 100 Women Who Matter in Pakistan by NewsWeek and Awarded Woman of Impact Award by Women in the World Foundation, Women Excellence Award by National Govt of Pakistan, Martin Luther King ANGEL Award and Buffett Emerging Global Leader Award.