“Who would marry a short girl like her? Look at her legs. Why did you come, it’s better you stayed at home.”
This is what Nazia, who was born with a disability, hears from people whenever she goes… Read more
Matiullah was two and a half years old, lying in her mother’s arms, when the rocket hit.
Accompanied by a deafening blast, the ceiling collapsed on them in a shower of wood and earth. They could see… Read more
One of the biggest challenges of building a career is finding the experience in the workplace to make yourself an attractive candidate for a job. It is especially difficult if you are a young woman in… Read more
On 12 March 2019, the Deputy Minister for Municipalities, Mr. Abdul Baqi Popal, and the Provincial Governor of Kapisa, Mr Abdul Latif Murad inaugurated four Service delivery projects: Mobile Citizen… Read more
On 7th March 2019, The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) of Afghanistan and UNDP jointly celebrated International Women’s Day 2019 with a National Conference studying the status of women in Afghanistan. Read more
The new LOTFA will cover the entire justice sector in Afghanistan, including police, courts and corrections, creating more opportunities for synergies and cross-cutting approaches. It will provide the… Read more
Imagine a situation where just going to school puts your life at risk.
Under Taliban rule in Afghanistan, this was the situation for Nilab Aria and many others. In second grade, she had to be… Read more