Ms. Bushra Iqbal Malik

Ms. Iqbal has done her Masters in Urdu Literature, Master in Journalism and B.Ed. from University of Peshawar, Pakistan. Currently she is lecturer of Urdu language at university Germany and conducts Urdu summer course at the universities of Erfurt and Heidelberg Germany. She has been a columnist at daily Aaj, Peshawar and daily Pakistan, Karachi, also writes for Chuthi Dunya, New Delhi, India and has a Collection of short-stories Hayat-e nau-yaftah and a drama serial broadcasted by Pakistan Television “In hi patharoon pay chal kay” in 2000 . She is the writer for dance theater Anarkali (Tragic romance of India) and Heer Ranjjha (Tragic romance of Punjab ) for Dance Theater Frankfurt Germany..

Dr. Salma Masood Khan

Co Founder
Educationist & Consultant , Director LIMS Academy Permanent Resource Person (Trainer) FEFA- Academy for the training of Public Sector Lecturers and Principals.Freelance Workshops and Trainings Conductor.Patron in Chief “Kirnain”( Free Girls- Education Project).Active Social worker with a special focus on Education of women and Children

KPK Chapter

Shahida Shah
President PWWF , KPK , Pakistan

works on human rights and women empowerment in KP/erstwhile FATA.
worked for Minority Women Rights in KP/ex-FATA

initiated public celebrations of the Non-Muslim religious ceremonies like Chirstmas in LandiKotal (FATA), RakshaBandhan, Deewali, Holi etc for inter faith harmony & minority rights


Maidah Arshad
Vice President, Peshawar

Young Women Writers’ Frum.
Was president for
World Wide Association of Gir Guides and Girl Scouts (WAAGS) Pakistan Girls Guide Association ‘s KPK . Current:
Lead at Google Business Group Peshawar and a Communications and Insights Lead at IMPACT DYNAMICS Private Limited.

Rani Alamgir
Vice President, Mardan

Researcher and Critic .
Affiliated with Forum since 2018. Chairperson Department of Urdu women university Mardan..
PhD scholar..

Atiya Syed

Mphil English literature.

Nazia Khan Durrani
فورم سے تعلق 2012

اردو اور پشتو
شاعرہ، نثر نگار
اردو شعری مجموعے.
۱ ۔اعتبار کا لحظه،
۲ ۔گم گشتہ چاہتیں
پشتو شعری مجموعے
۱ ۔د باران پہ دے موسم کے،
ایوارڈ یافتہ
۲، ماتہ خو پکار وے تہ،
ایوارڈ یافتہ

Atiya Kalsoom
legal adviser PWWF , Pakistan.

Masters in International Relations, Diploma in Human Rights and studied Law for research work.

Currently :
Director of Law Firm Legal Researchers.
working with United Nations, ,International humanitarian sector,and National developmental services.
Dynamic key expertise areas: women Empowerment, Gender, skills development, Human Rights & Protection. community services at managerial level positions, Monitoring & Evaluation, and development Researcher.
Participated as Panelist “Access to Justice Conference” New York State America 2018.
Developed SOPs as implementation strategy for management.
International convener Human Rights and legal affairs.

Spogmai Khattak
Secretary, KPK

Affiliated to YWWF since 2016.
A published poet of English language.
Currently doing Mphil in American Studies(American Literature). published in national magazines .

Islamabad Chapter

Rukhsana Sehar
Vice President, Islamabad
Mahnoor Hayat
General Secretary, Islamabad

Mahnoor Hayat is a Mechatronics engineer by profession and artist by passion. She loves social work has worked with various non-profit organizations along with serving the writers’ forum since 2015. She loves to read and travel and dreams of exploring the world. Mahnoor is a tech enthusiast as well and has worked on many technical projects as well. She is currently serving as a Hardware Support Engineer at a Multinational company

Tooba Suhail
Media Coordinator

Ms.hons in landscape designing and Architecting, doing M.A in urdu literature
working as RJ. L poetess
working as media coordinator with dedication and love with , Young Women Writer Forum.
Proud and feel lucky to be part of the forum.

Young Women Writers Forum , KPK Chapter

Kayenat Hameed Khan
President YWWF, KPK

Manager at Gatelloo is a Content and Communication
writes in Urdu, English, and Pashto and gives training on content writing, creative writing and personal development

Author of the book “A Decade of Delight”

Arfa Noor
Vice President, KPK

Aged 25, hailing from Karak Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.  She writes in Pashto,Urdu and English language. She is member of Young Women Writers’ Forum Peshawar Chapter since 2014. She served the forum as a media secretary and been declared as best cabinet member for the year 2016-2017.  She has received her MPhil degree in English Literature and Linguistics. Currently, she is working as a Lecturer in Jinnah College for Women, Peshawar. She has published her English write-ups in magazines. “Re-union in Heavens” is her latest publication“Literary Spark” (E-magazine) Moreover, she is interviewed by local TV channel and Voice of America. She won 1st prize in provincial shorty story writing competition and 2nd prize in national writing competition. She aims to continue her struggle by contributing to the field of research and literature in future.

Hira Nazeer
Program Organizer, KPK

Associations with the Young Women Writers Forum since 2012.
Managing the representative committees and Stage secretary for Forum.
Initiator of a book club, in Peshawar.
A potential Writer and poet for South Asian English literature.

Kainaat Shah
General Secretary, KPK

Kainaat Shah is an advocate by profession and LLM scholar at Islamic International University Islamabad. She is member of the forum since 2013. She served as the General Secretary of YWWF Peshawar for 3 years. She believes that poetry is a good source of exploring one’s romantic and more human side of personality. She opted for law as her major, for it is her earnest desire to become a judge and bring justice to her people. She has deep love for literature and she feels that she is born for it too. Her soul resides in poetry. She wants to fight for human rights particularly women rights.
” Don’t underestimate yourself. No one is perfect. Be confident and perfect in your imperfections and never ever stop doing your best”
This is what she believes in

Gulokhanda ,
Press Secretary, KPK

BS-English, Peshawar. awarded as a Youth Leader and a Social Activist by National Youth Peace Award and Conference .Awarded many times as “Best Representative/Ambassador organizer .
President at LDI (Leadership and Development Institute ) .

Pakistan Women Writers Forum, Lahore

Javeria A Khan
President, PWWF Lahore .

An entrepreneur by profession, Javeria is a trilingual poet. She is writing in Urdu, English, and Punjabi. Her work is printed by different publications.

Sabiha Naz
Vise President, PWWF Lahore

Urdu and Punjabi poet.
Interested in History& culture and politics.
Writing to make the world peaceful and livable for all systems, casts and religions.

Uzma Ajmal
General Secretary, PWWF Lahore

M. Phil Urdu

Urdu Literature,

Lecturer ,


Mehwish Talib
Spokesperson, PWWF, Lahore

M.Phil in Applied Chemistry.
I have been a writer since 2015.
writes because wants to express social problems in a unique way.
She writes English and Urdu prose, published in various magazines.
write columns for various websites and newspapers.
connected with group of PWWF amazing people since 2017 under the umbrella have the privilege to participate in different events.