Shaista Aziz Shaista Aziz is a British Pakistani freelance journalist and writer. She’s travelled and worked extensively across the Middle East and West Africa. Shaista has more than fifteen years experience of working across Pakistan including Balochistan, FATA Kashmir, Swat and Sindh. Her work has been published by Dawn, Express Tribune, Aljazeera, The Guardian, Globe and Mail and others. She regularly contributes to BBC radio panel discussions and is an experienced public speaker.