Mountaineer Samina Baig appointed as UNDP National Goodwill Ambassador for Pakistan

Islamabad, 26 February 2018 – Renowned mountaineer Samina Baig was appointed the National Goodwill Ambassador for Pakistan by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) this Monday, 26 February. The first Pakistani woman to have climbed Mount Everest, Ms Baig will lead efforts to build national awareness and partnerships around the Sustainable Development Goals, particularly those…

Ismaili athletes in Pakistan share experience and training with the next generation — The Ismaili org

Climbers celebrate at 3,000 feet. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Runners learn the importance of varying their training between speed and interval workouts. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Climbing the white glacier. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Myra Nur Lakdawala, Pakistan’s national record holder in the ladies 3,000-metre long distance run, together with programme participants. Ismaili Council for…

Official Trailer: Beyond the Heights – Mountaineer Samina Baig’s Documentary scaling Mt Everest

Originally posted on Ismailimail:
The first trailer of a film showing mountaineer Samina Baig scaling Mt Everest, the first Pakistani woman to do so, has been released. The film is by Mirza Ali Baig, Samina’s brother, and Bipolar Films in association with Karakorum Expeditions. All related: