About Us

Sabaat, a venture by a group of Pakistani journalists and media professionals, is a network to address the concerns of marginalised communities of Pakistan, including minorities, women and transgender persons.

Our website and fortnightly e-bulletin aims to highlight issues which remain under-reported in the mainstream media.


Pakistani media is more inclusive and socially responsible, and promotes democratic norms, accountability and social cohesion.


Creating a conducive environment for the journalist community to report on issues of marginalised communities by improving their capacity, enhancing defenders’ networks and exchanging experiences


  • Promoting solidarity among journalists committed to the rights of marginalised communities
  • Capacity-building of journalists and media professionals to equip them with required knowledge and skills
  • Liaise with editorial staff, office bearers of representative bodies and key influencers to negotiate enhanced space for marginalised groups in media outlets and coverage
  • Generate knowledge and highlight concerns of marginalised groups through alternative media spaces

For any comments and queries, please write to us at [email protected]