08 May 2018
The Society for Alternative Media and Research (SAMAR) is a non-governmental organization based in Pakistan’s federal capital, Islamabad. It was established in March, 2005, registered under the law, Societies Act 1860, on 16 July, 2005.
Vision: To promote to the extent possible equitable opportunity for peoples, groups, communities, irrespective of political, social and financial status, to express their views to ensure a participatory and representative democratic state and society.
Goal: To provide a quality of information and a wide range of perspectives and voices, to promote participation in public discussion and informed citizenship.
Professional character: SAMAR works as a watchdog on media and public health by monitoring and analyzing the situation with citizens’ perspective of democratic participation.
Website : www.alternativemedia.org.pk / www.ctcpak.org