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  1. AFGHANISTAN: Karzai: A Legacy of Failure on Afghan Women's Rights?

    As the departure of the international security forces approaches, each day turns every bit of hope into desperation f

    Wednesday, August 21, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 049
  2. AFGHANISTAN: New Worries About Women's Rights and Ethnic Tensions Emerge in Afghanistan

    Events this week that raised questions on women's rights and ethnic tensions have added to long-term concerns about A

    Tuesday, June 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 142
  3. AFGHANISTAN: Open Letter to Obama, Karzai, Urges Women's Inclusion in Afghanistan Talks

    Amnesty International issued an open letter to President Barack Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai at their &quo

    Monday, May 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 066
  4. AFGHANISTAN: Opinion: Don't Abandon Afghan Women

    As the United States convenes the NATO summit in Chicago this weekend, the fate of Afghanistan's women is on my mind.

    Friday, May 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 054
  5. AFGHANISTAN: In Afghanistan, Underground Girls School Defies Taliban Edict, Threats

    Every morning in this mountain village in eastern Afghanistan, four dozen girls sneak through a square opening in a m

    Tuesday, April 24, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 027
  6. USA: Our Commitment to Afghan Women

    Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni

    Tuesday, April 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 959
  7. AFGHANISTAN: Sahar Gul Afghanistan Torture Case Highlights Problems and Progress of Country's Women

    Just 15 years old, Sahar Gul has become the bruised and bloodied face of women's rights in Afghanistan.

    Wednesday, January 4, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 642
  8. Afghanistan: Women Still Jailed for 'Moral Crimes'

    Many Afghan women find themselves suffering from violence and abuse, with virtually no legal protection.

    Wednesday, December 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 516
  9. AFGHANISTAN: Taliban Peace Deal Threat to Women's Future

    The Taliban came once for Fawzia Koofi, and she knows they could come again.

    Thursday, December 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 493
  10. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women After Osama's Death

    After the US killing of Osama bin Laden on May 1, the organization Women for Afghan Women reported an eerie quiet in

    Friday, May 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 790
  11. AFGHANISTAN: Maria Bashir: Afghanistan's Fearless Female Prosecutor

    In Afghanistan's Herat province, the chief prosecutor general has a difficult job.

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 583
  12. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women Key to Strong Future

    The president of the Afghan Red Crescent Society heard many questions about her country from Nova Scotia students thi

    Friday, April 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 555
  13. U.S./AFGHANISTAN: Bush Institute Conference Focuses on Afghan Women

    Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr

    Wednesday, March 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 481
  14. Afghanistan Annual Report on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

    The human cost of the armed conflict in Afghanistan grew in 2010.

    Tuesday, March 15, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 337
  15. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: A Continuing Struggle: Empowering Afghan Women

    The March 6 news article "

    Friday, March 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 404
  16. AFGHANISTAN: Reaching Afghanistan's Hidden War Widows in Helmand

    After decades of conflict in Afghanistan, there are almost two million widows leading secluded, poverty-stricken live

    Saturday, February 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 305
  17. AFGHANISTAN: In Broken Justice System, Women in Kabul Find their Legal Voice

    Sitting cross-legged on blue velour cushions on the living room floor, the women of the self-help brigade sip green t

    Thursday, February 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 283
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  19. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women's Shelter Advocates Call for International Solidarity

    This morning, leading women's rights activists reiterated their position that the Afghan government's impending takeo

    Thursday, February 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 249
  20. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan State Seeks Control Over Abused Women

    Afghanistan's government is considering taking over the running of women's shelters, subjecting victims of domestic a

    Thursday, February 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 199
  21. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women Take Seats in Parliament, Prepare for Road Ahead

    After several months of controversy and delays in the certification of election results, 249 members have now taken t

    Wednesday, February 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 285
  22. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Canada's post-2011 Role: Help Afghan Women

    Why should Canada bother helping Afghan women and girls when Canadian combat troops withdraw next year?

    Monday, January 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 866
  23. AFGHANISTAN: Female Power – the Role of Afghan Women in Counterinsurgency

    The Taliban movement is harassing, threatening and killing local women who are working as professionals for the Afgha

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 616
  24. AFGHANISTAN: Karzai Promises Not to Sacrifice Women's Rights

    Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Sunday that he will not sacrifice women's rights in any peace deal with the Taliba

    Monday, August 23, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 948
  25. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan War Crimes Victims Lobby Against the Afghanistan Peace Jirga

    A coalition of Afghan war crimes victims is lobbying against the Afghanistan Peace Jirga and the Afghanistan governme

    Monday, June 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 282
  26. Women and Men in Afghanistan: Baseline Statistics on Gender

    This first publication on Women and Men in Afghanistan: Baseline Statistics on Gender is therefore an effort to estab

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 246
  27. COMMENTARY: Put Women's Rights Back on Afghanistan's Agenda

    When the Taliban fell in 2001, my family and I were already settled in Pakistan after having fled our home country, A

    Monday, August 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 492
  28. Analysis: In Pursuit of Justice in Afghanistan

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) should start investigating war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 735
  29. BLOG: Women and Peacemaking in Nepal, Sri Lanka, Kashmir and Afghanistan

    Monday, February 7, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 968
  30. ANALYSIS: The Politics of Afghan Women's Rights

    On Jan.

    Monday, March 7, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 050
  31. INTERVIEW: Gains, Setbacks for Women's Equality in Afghanistan, Bangladesh

    This week marked the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day.

    Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 054
  32. INTERVIEW: Investing in Female Entrepreneurs in Afghanistan

    Author Gayle Tzemach Lemmon discusses the challenges facing Afghan businesswomen.

    Thursday, March 10, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 062
  33. PRESS RELEASE: Afghanistan Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict, Annual Report

    ANNUAL REPORT DOCUMENTS 2,777 CIVILIAN DEATHS IN 2010

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 063
  34. BLOG: It's Time to Stand (And Shout) With Afghan Women

    A couple of weeks ago I alerted you all to a concerning move by the Government of Afghanistan to take over women's sh

    Monday, March 14, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 068
  35. CONFERENCE: A Day-by-Day Struggle

    From the struggle to keep domestic violence shelters open to the machinations of which mullah to align with, a discus

    Sunday, March 20, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 101
  36. INTERVIEW/BIOGRAPHY: A Vision for Afghanistan: Kabul's Leading Female MP Sets out her Hopes and Fears

    For me there are two reasons to be an MP.

    Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 144
  37. ANALYSIS: Parker: Wars Can't Fix Nations Which Oppress Women

    Whether the topic is Libya's rebels or Afghanistan's “reconciliation” with the Taliban, the pivotal quest

    Friday, April 8, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 147
  38. INTERVIEW: The Failure of the United States in Afghanistan

    Harvard International Review: How has Afghanistan changed since the fall of the Taliban?

    Saturday, April 9, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 149