Mr. Anwer Ali Faridi
(Chairman, Helping hands Trust)
Mr. Anwer Ali Faridi Advocate is a famous social activist who supports families and their loved ones in their career planning and decisions.
He has been an outspoken advocate for human rights, with a focus on the rights of women and children.
Mr. Anwer Ali Faridi was born in Larkana Sindh. He received his degrees of LLB, MA (IR) from University of Karachi, Pakistan.
In 2001 Anwer Ali received a lawyer’s license and opened his own practice in the High Court of Sindh. He has courageously defended numerous cases involving murdered dissidents, protestors, and journalists. He has also fought in court for the rights of women and children.
During practice he analyzed that the social issues and problems of poor people needed more focus and attention, specially the issues pertaining to the prisoners which include case proceedings, jail custody etc.
After handling numerous cases and discussions with the people involved in crime, he recognized that the main root cause of the problems /issues are mostly linked with the unemployment.
Based on detail research and case studies he decided to make a constant struggle towards unemployment and poverty. Keeping in view the goals for poverty reduction and to Provide a better environment to the people, through which they from inside thought for their better and civilized life to eliminate/change their existing thinking which leads them to crime and provide education to young people to make them stronger who could accept all challenges, so that they could participate in a better way for developing the country, to take productive part and initiatives in order to improve their livelihoods for a sustainable future.
Mr. Anwer Ali Faridi established a Trust with the Name of “Helping Hands Trust “with the task to minimize Unemployment, Poverty ,hopelessness, negativity from the young people .His vision is to create a peaceful and prosperous society, which will play a vital role in becoming a self depended nation.
When he commenced to work on unemployment & congregated to unemployed people then another thing he had to face that most of our young people are getting frustrated due to joblessness & surrounding circumstances. So he decided to get the people aware about the beauty of life, get rid of frustration &hopelessness. Started their individually counselling & group workshops.