Seeking Peace
Seeking Peace
Nov 11, 2020
Malala Yousafzai’s Dad on the Importance of Girls’ Education
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Ziauddin Yousafzai is known around the world for being the father of Nobel Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai. He’s a Pakistani educator and has been advocating for girls education for decades. After Malala survived a Taliban attack for her own activism, Ziauddin joined her in creating the Malala Fund for girls education. He’s also a United Nations Special Advisor on Global Education.

In this conversation, Ziauddin speaks about how he has supported Malala throughout her life and men’s role in promoting gender equality.

You can find more information about the Malala Fund at and on Twitter @MalalaFund and @Malala. This episode was produced by Laura Ubaté, edited by Martina Castro, mixed by Martine Chaussard, and mastered by Laurent Apffel. Our team includes lead producer Caro Rolando, editor David Alandete and production manager Luis Gil. Georgetown University's liaison to the podcast is Sarah Rutherford.

Season two of Seeking Peace is produced by Georgetown University's Institute for Women, Peace and Security and Adonde Media, in collaboration with Our Secure Future. Find all of our episodes and transcripts at

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