UN Headquarters, North Lawn Building (NLB) Room 6

The Situation of Women in Afghanistan: 2014 and Beyond

The implementation of the UN's Women, Peace and Security agenda on the ground is in many respects lagging far behind its ambitious conceptual framework. Case in point is the situation of women in Afghanistan which remains highly insecure, and many fear, will only become more difficult with the coming international military drawdown in 2014.