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Women’s Digital League: First All-Female Virtual Startup in Pakistan

Two years ago, I launched a startup called the Women’s Digital League. It’s a virtual firm that provides basic digital administrative services to clients around the world that I often describe as proudly owned and powered by Pakistani women working from home.

I first started working online in 2009 when I was a virtual assistant on oDesk. That got me thinking; why not provide opportunities to other women in Pakistan who for various socio-cultural restrictions could not work outside their homes? I could form a network of women all over Pakistan working from home doing digital tasks. Little did I know that this would change everything the way it did! ….