BBC Urdu

Pakistan

Description

BBC Urdu is the Urdu language station of the BBC World Service, accompanied by its website, which serves as a news portal and provides online access to radio broadcasts. The radio service is broadcast from Broadcasting House in London as well as from a BBC bureau in Islamabad. The target audience are Pakistanis.

Affiliated grantees

Funded project

Bolly Lolly Dhally

This project will explore women’s opportunities and struggles in the South Asian film industries: innovating opportunities, demanding good working conditions, calling out sexual abuse, and changing perceptions through plotlines.