“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
Inclusion of women in society indicates stability, and a stable Afghanistan will lead to greater international securi
As the departure of the international security forces approaches, each day turns every bit of hope into desperation f
A few kilometres north of Kabul, a 22-year-old woman collapsed to the ground.
The Danish Section of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom request to the Danish government - as bellig
Every morning in this mountain village in eastern Afghanistan, four dozen girls sneak through a square opening in a m
Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) -- At least 140 Afghan schoolgirls and female teachers were admitted to a local hospital Tue
Just 15 years old, Sahar Gul has become the bruised and bloodied face of women's rights in Afghanistan.
On October 31, 2000, the UN Security Council (UNSC) unanimously passed resolution 1325.
Stakes are high for Afghanistan's women, who fear their rights could slip away in a quick-fix bargain for peace, acco
This research draws on more than 50 interviews conducted from November 2009 to May 2010, including fieldwork in Kabul
Women's rights have been central to the war in Afghanistan.
In Afghanistan's Herat province, the chief prosecutor general has a difficult job.
After decades of conflict in Afghanistan, there are almost two million widows leading secluded, poverty-stricken live
The Taliban movement is harassing, threatening and killing local women who are working as professionals for the Afgha
It has been six years since the United Nations (UN) Security Council unanimouslyadopted Resolution 1325 and five year
From the struggle to keep domestic violence shelters open to the machinations of which mullah to align with, a discus
For me there are two reasons to be an MP.
Whether the topic is Libya's rebels or Afghanistan's “reconciliation” with the Taliban, the pivotal quest
Harvard International Review: How has Afghanistan changed since the fall of the Taliban?