YUMNA MAJEED - EXPLORATION

Partnered 2020 - Lahore, Pakistan

Yumna Majeed is a space educator and aspiring astronaut. She has been working to promote astronomy and space technology in Pakistan since 2016. Yumna founded Exploration which is a space education-based social enterprise. She believes every kid should get answers to their space imaginations which they usually don't get in their classrooms. For that purpose, she is working in affiliation with various international space organizations. She has been appointed as National Outreach Coordinator of Pakistan for The Organization for the Proliferation of Space Studies. Yumna Majeed graduated from Allama Iqbal Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan.
By working through Yumna and Exploration, TOPSS seeks to expand access to space-related STEM education to the bright and deserving young minds throughout Pakistan!

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MONTHLY REPORTS

  • Office Space Established

  • World Space Week

  • Guest Speaker at Air University

  • Science on a Sphere

  • Blue Moon Night Sky Observation

  • Space Mails from Planet Yumna

  • Tour of the Solar System

  • Night Sky Observation

  • Cosmonaut Interview

  • Space Settlement Judging

  • Live Session with NUST Rocket Team

  • IIUI School Zoom Session

  • Organizing Future Talks

  • Conjunction of Saturn and Jupiter

  • Space Mails

  • IAU Guest Speaker

  • Life of an Engineer at NASA with Joan Marie

  • Ramon International Science Communication Conference

  • Space Mails

  • Altaf Mehood Foundation Visit

  • Interview with City 42 News Channel

  • A live session with PIA Planetarium, Karachi

  • A live session with Center of Physics Education, Karachi

  • 25 Space Mails have been dispatched

  • Interview with Geo News TV

  • Interview with Express News TV video

  • Interview with Khabargaam

  • Interview with Urdu Point

  • Interview with National Point

  • Interview with Women Engineers of Pakistan

  • Interview with The Tomato Timer

  • Interview with Elle Tech

  • Initiated construction of school in Tharparkar poster

  • Space Art Session with Shangla Girls School, Khyber Khaktoon Khuwah

  • A session with SMB Fatima Jinnah School, Karachi

  • Space- Art session with Khatoon-e-Pakistan School, Karachi

  • Lunar observation

  • Response to space mails were received.

  • Yumna has been working in collaboration with a Belgium based organization, Stars Shine For Everyone. She has won 2 telescopes by them, autographed by astronauts and Nobel Prize winners. Yumna’s signature has been added among the signatures of astronauts and Nobel Prize winners on the telescopes of 2021, and it is no less than an honor for us!

  • Ask an Astrophysicist - Yuri’s Night special session

  • A talk with Blue Chip Scholars

  • Interview at 24 News HD

  • Interview at Lahore news

  • Interview at ARY News

  • Top 5 paintings selected for Project Beyond by Space For Art Foundation

 

FINANCIAL TRANSPARENCY STATEMENT

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MONTHLY OPERATIONAL SUPPORT

$330

THARPARKAR SCHOOL BUILD

$2600

NEW TELESCOPE FOR OUTREACH EFFORTS

$500

SOLAR OBSERVATION GLASSES

$100

TRAVELING METEORITE MUSEUM EXHIBIT

TBD