APDP hold sit in at Partap Park

APDP hold sit in at Partap Park

Asserting that government and its security agencies were responsible for placing imposters who claimed to be the sons of these families whose dear ones have been disappeared  chairperson APDP, Parvena ahangar told media on Wednesday during sit in at partap park...
Where Have You Hidden My New Moon Crescent – by Iffat Fatima

Where Have You Hidden My New Moon Crescent – by Iffat Fatima

The film “Where Have You Hidden My New Moon Crescent” is made in collaboration with the Association of the Parents of Disappeared Persons in Kashmir (APDP). The Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP), is a collective of the family members of the victims of enforced disappearances in Kashmir, seeking information about the whereabouts of their disappeared relatives.

The film is a tribute to Mughal Mase and her relentless quest for justice and redress. It explores issues of memory, violence and healing. Mughal Mase lived in Habba Kadal, Srinagar, Kashmir. On September 1, 1990, her only son Nazir Ahmed Teli, who was a teacher was disappeared, never to be found again.

Kashmiris: Contested Present, Possible Futures (Session II) – University of Westminster and the University of Warwick

Kashmiris: Contested Present, Possible Futures (Session II) – University of Westminster and the University of Warwick

A joint event organised by the Emerging Powers programme, Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR), University of Westminster; and the University of Warwick (Institute of Advanced Study, the Department of Sociology and the Connecting Cultures as well as the International Development Global Research Priorities Networks).

Organisers: Dr Dibyesh Anand (University of Westminster) and Dr Goldie Osuri (University of Warwick)

11.45-1pm Panel two — State violence, human rights abuses and struggle for justice

Parveena Ahangar
Professor Fozia Qazi (translator)
Dr Goldie Osuri (moderator)
(Documentary film at the start is by Iffat Fatima)

Shreya Sharma

As an organisation APDP provides a very real picture of the kind of Kashmir that has been neglected over the years, which is finding a voice through agencies like APDP to which is separate from the beauty and the landscape it is admired for. They provide no pretence...