HIVE is a social-impact organization working to address issues of extremism and marginalization through community-led research, facilitative grant-making, upstream mobilization, innovative campaigning, needs-based mentorship and participatory collaborations. HIVE strives to work for an inclusive, equal and peaceful Pakistan.
We believe that a better- Pakistan is possible. We believe that our glorious past, diverse traditions, poignant culture, literary character, and intellectual capital combined with the recent progress in ICT, infrastructure development and fight against extremism bring us, as a community, in a unique position to navigate through our problems and manifest a reality that is closer to our dreams. We believe that this philanthropy obsessed nation can collaborate with the public and private sector in a meaningful manner to instigate processes of social change that will help us evolve as a collective. It is with this belief that HIVE Pakistan was formed.
At HIVE- young professionals with unique qualifications and experiences obsessed with a dream of a better Pakistan come together to solve society’s most daunting challenges. Having worked in over 40 cities across Pakistan in the last 10 years, the team at HIVE has not only talked but walked-the-walk towards its shared dream.
We welcome every corporation, donor agency, NGO, activist, scholar, artist, and concerned citizen to come forward and join hands with us. Let us create innovative solutions, campaigns, interventions, and projects that will preserve the ‘Spirit of Pakistan’.
“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” – African Proverb
Services we offer
Out of the box solutions to social, economic, political, and environmental problems.
HIVE Pakistan as a part of the Institute of Strategic Dialogue Global’s Youth Civil Activism Network implemented Youth Innovation Labs in Islamabad, Pakistan. These innovation labs engaged youth in developing campaigns that tackle a range of issues, including deconstructing stereotypes and myths regarding minorities, misinformation or 'fake news', and a lack of civic education among youth. Check out this Youth Innovation Lab video!Read more
HIVE Pakistan and CREID are implementing inclusive development projects in the most affected communities of Pakistan that face intersectional marginalization. The campaign assesses and analyses the situation of religious harmony in communities and then gathers the best practices regarding inclusive development initiatives. During the first phase, a research was conducted which exploed the intersecting inequalities in everyday life faced by miniotries.Read more
An initiative of Peace Direct in collaboration with HIVE Pakistan, Simurg envisions to create a community of activists, digital campaigners, artists, & academics that will create a fresh ecosystem of peace-driven individuals, groups & organizations. Simurg Fund will ensure emancipatory community development wherein special weightage is given to bottom-to-top approaches of social change. Simurg Fund will establish a skillshare exchange forum for partners to share knowledge, wisdom, & skills amongst themselves.Read more
‘AIK – Better Together‘ is an awareness campaign that uses the vision of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah for promoting his message of social cohesion and navigates its theory of change through an interplay of innovative holographic technology, community capacity building trainings and campaigning for inclusive Pakistan.Read more
Chailogue is a community cafe - established, owned and run by the team members of HIVE Pakistan - that combines the universes of chai, dialogues and rich desi food to provide an "experience" you will not forget. Besides brewing a variety of teas, offering a choice of snacks and meals, we proudly host events that promote dialogues.Read more
Dil Say Pakistan is Pakistan’s first transmedia campaign which entails documentaries, music videos, TV shows, radio programs, virtual reality experiences, social media activities, animation series, film festivals and on ground activities across the country to celebrate Pakistan’s diversity, acknowledge its unsung heroes and enable social good. Being the foremost partner of the campaign, HIVE Pakistan engaged 2 million users online and 5 lac people on ground in a matter of 12 months.Read more
A community mapping and preliminary research on collecting data of children with disability in Daharki, Sindh for Mari Petroleum (MPCL) and Special Talent Exchange Program (STEP) to develop the feasibility of MPCL Leadership School for Children with Disabilities.Read more
HIVE Pakistan conducted a fact-finding mission in order to collate a database of incidents of violence against religious minorities in Pakistan and to provide minority communities, activist groups, human rights organizations, think tanks, academics, and governmental authorities access to this data. This will in turn inform meaningful advocacy efforts and policy interventions to create political pressure that will address religious persecution in Pakistan.