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The Other Peace Talks: Afghan Women, Millennials, and Social Media
February 27, 2019
The Other Peace Talks: Afghan Women, Millennials, and Social Media
The grassroots peace process is working – it just needs time, say civil society activists
The Other Peace Talks: Afghan Women, Millennials, and Social Media
Peace, Blood, and Hope: Women in Afghanistan’s Election
October 19, 2018
Peace, Blood, and Hope: Women in Afghanistan’s Election
Amid a deady campaign season, women candidates are fighting for political participation.
Peace, Blood, and Hope: Women in Afghanistan’s Election
A Battle of Several Fronts: Afghan Women in the Security Forces
April 30, 2018
A Battle of Several Fronts: Afghan Women in the Security Forces
Afghanistan can do more to bring women into the security forces, and the country will benefit greatly from doing so.
A Battle of Several Fronts: Afghan Women in the Security Forces
Ghani’s Revealing Slip of The Tongue
December 12, 2017
Ghani’s Revealing Slip of The Tongue
The Afghan president accidentally makes a sexist comment, revealing the depths of gender inequality in Afghanistan.
Ghani’s Revealing Slip of The Tongue
In Afghanistan, a Struggle to Leave No Woman or Child Behind
December 04, 2017
In Afghanistan, a Struggle to Leave No Woman or Child Behind
Gender-based violence is pervasive in Afghanistan, but activists see a change in the wind.
In Afghanistan, a Struggle to Leave No Woman or Child Behind
The Women in Afghanistan’s Moral Prisons
March 08, 2017
The Women in Afghanistan’s Moral Prisons
Sex before marriage, fleeing abuse, even being raped could land a woman in one of Afghanistan's moral prisons.
The Women in Afghanistan’s Moral Prisons
Keeping the Faith: Afghan Women Need Continued International Support
October 29, 2016
Keeping the Faith: Afghan Women Need Continued International Support
Women’s lives remain difficult in Afghanistan; security and corruption stand as major impediments to progress.
Keeping the Faith: Afghan Women Need Continued International Support
What Justice? Afghan Court Overturns Death Sentences in Farkhunda Murder
July 09, 2015
What Justice? Afghan Court Overturns Death Sentences in Farkhunda Murder
The U.S. spent over $1 billion since 2003 on rule of law programs in Afghanistan and has little to show for it.
What Justice? Afghan Court Overturns Death Sentences in Farkhunda Murder
4 Sentenced to Death in Farkhunda Murder Trial
May 07, 2015
4 Sentenced to Death in Farkhunda Murder Trial
The four day trial strikes some as too short, with actual justice lacking.
4 Sentenced to Death in Farkhunda Murder Trial
Farkhunda and the Future of Afghan Women
April 08, 2015
Farkhunda and the Future of Afghan Women
Could the brutal murder of a young woman spark lasting change in Afghanistan?
Farkhunda and the Future of Afghan Women
Afghanistan’s 'Separate but Equal' Education System
April 02, 2015
Afghanistan’s 'Separate but Equal' Education System
Despite Ashraf Ghani's pledges in the United States, Afghanistan still has a long way to go on women's rights.
Afghanistan’s 'Separate but Equal' Education System
Bamiyan Women’s Café: A Room of One’s Own for Afghan Women
March 13, 2015
Bamiyan Women’s Café: A Room of One’s Own for Afghan Women
The Diplomat's Sanjay Kumar reports on a secluded women's cafe in Bamiyan, Afghanistan.
Bamiyan Women’s Café: A Room of One’s Own for Afghan Women
Rula Ghani, Afghanistan’s Unusually Prominent First Lady
December 07, 2014
Rula Ghani, Afghanistan’s Unusually Prominent First Lady
Could a high-profile first lady improve the lot of Afghanistan’s women?
Rula Ghani, Afghanistan’s Unusually Prominent First Lady
Defying the Odds: An Indian in Afghanistan
July 08, 2014
Defying the Odds: An Indian in Afghanistan
Kavita Nair of Shamshad Radio & Television Network speaks about misconceptions of Afghan media, and the country.
Defying the Odds: An Indian in Afghanistan
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