In Search of Pakistan's Missing Girls

By Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg

In this short documentary, Habiba Nosheen, a journalist, reflects on growing up female in Pakistan, where some families resort to extreme measures to avoid having daughters. For the full story see "Abandoned, Aborted, or Left for Dead: These Are the Vanishing Girls of Pakistan," by Nosheen and Hilke Shellman.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/video/archive/2012/06/in-search-of-pakistans-missing-girls/258655/