Women

Women Protest in Kabul over Elimination of Ministry of Women

Dozens of women gathered on Sunday in front of the Ministry of Women affairs in Kabul to protest the ministry dissolution

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Inclusive Government without Women is Meaningless: Women in Balkh

Dozens of women in northern Balkh province came to the streets in support of their rights to education, employment, and political participation, stressing that their rights must not be ignored

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Presence of Jafari Religious Scholars in Supreme Judicial Council ‘Essential’: Shia Ulema Council

Afghanistan’s Shia Ulema council called on the Taliban to form an inclusive government as soon as possible which must consider freedom of religion and sects. The council stressed that the problem of Afghanistan will not be resolved without establishing an inclusive government

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Afghan Women’s Views on US Peace Proposal

The Full text of the Afghanistan women’s perspective on US peace proposal, covering guiding principles for Afghanistan strength, transitional government of peace and political roadmap, permanent and comprehensive ceasefire as well as suggestions.

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In Taliban Regime, I could not Propose to the man I loved

Huda Khamosh says if the Taliban ruled the country, she would not be able to share her love on Facebook. “It is clear to everyone that when the Taliban had power, no woman can raise her voice or even leave the house, let alone trying to woo a man she loves,” she said.

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Wolesi Jirga Approves Mother’s name Inclusion in ID cards

Afghan House of Representatives (Wolesi Jirga) approved Wednesday the plan to insert mother’s name in national identity cards.

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Voice of Afghan Women in Defense of Republic: Stop the Bloodshed!

The “Voice of Afghan Women in Defense of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan” held a conference at the Loya Jirga tent on Sunday and issued a resolution in 9 articles, urging the Afghan government and the Taliban to agree on ceasefire.

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Afghan AGO Addressed 2,088 cases of Violence against Women

Since the beginning of the fiscal year 1399, Afghanistan’s Attorney General Office (AGO) has dealt with 2,088 cases of violence against women.

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Takhar; Taliban Set on Fire Girls’ School

The Taliban group burned down a girls’ school in Takhar province, local officials confirmed on Monday

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IHRC Gets new Boss

Ashraf Ghani appointed Shahrzad Akbar as the head of Independent Human Rights Commission (IHRC), said Arg in a statement on Wednesday evening

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