Feb 2011

Kashmiri peacebuilders discuss cross-border trade on BBC

Conciliation Resources’ partners Ayesha Saeed and Zafar Choudhary recently spoke in a BBC World programme about the trade across the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir which was opened in 2008. Ayesha and Zafar, who are from Islamabad in Pakistan and Jammu in India respectively, reflected on how community-based trade is reuniting families divided for decades by the LoC and also how the trade is serving as an invaluable tool for building peace in the region. Watch a video interview between Ayesha and Zafar.