APTOPIX Pakistan Women Voters

May 5, 2013 - 2:35 PM
In this Monday, April 29, 2013, Ruksana Ali, an activist from the Association for Gender Awareness & Human Empowerment enlists names of women for the upcoming elections in Mateela village near Sargodha, Pakistan. As the country gets set to vote in the upcoming nationwide election that will see a transfer of power from one civilian government to the next -- a first for Pakistan -- women still face an uphill battle to make their voices heard in the political process. (AP Photo/Rebecca Santana)